CBV Institute leads the Chartered Business Valuator profession – Canada’s only designation dedicated to business valuation since 1971. With CBVs and Students across Canada and around the world, we uphold the highest standards of business valuation practice through education, accreditation and governance of the CBV, for the benefit of the public interest. Our not-for-profit Institute adapts and evolves to advance the CBV profession to the forefront of business change. The integrity of the CBV accreditation is grounded in the world-class CBV Program of Studies, and upheld by the Membership Qualification Examination and Code of Ethics. Stringent Institute standards are met through practice inspection and continuing professional development. CBVs are internationally recognized by Courts, tribunals and securities regulators as experts in business valuation and related financial matters. Our authority as business valuators is unequivocal.