MVI offers a range of business valuation services, from basic overviews to in-depth reports. Reports establish the fair market value of the business and provide supporting assumptions, rationale, and calculations.


Objective and independent reporting for use in litigation or settlement efforts

Shareholder disputes, Marital disputes, Division of assets, Loss compensation, Guideline income


Valuation analysis and reports to support informed negotiations

Sales, Mergers, Acquisitions, Transfers to family members & employees, Employee Share Ownership Plans (ESOP’s), Capital raising, Debt financing, Capital allocation for investment decisions, Shareholder agreements


Independent and specialized valuation reports to support complex restructurings

Corporate reorganizations, Tax freezes, Estate planning, Amalgamations

Guide to Understanding Business Valuators’ Reports

Demystify valuation report terminology, methods, and best practices used by Chartered Business Valuators (CBVs) in Canada.

A series of easy to read, one-page articles to guide lawyers, accountants, business owners, and other users through business valuators’ reports.

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4.28: Tax shields

“Tax shield” can refer to any factor within a company that helps to lessen the impact of normal taxes. The... View Article

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4.27: Tangible asset backing

“Tangible asset backing” is a term found in valuators’ reports that refers specifically, and only, to the net tangible assets... View Article

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4.26: Synergies

In business combinations, it frequently happens that the acquirer can find “synergies” between its business and the “acquiree” (the target... View Article

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