Choose province (Canada) or state (United States), and language

Online services – AccèsD, AccèsD Affaires, online brokerage, full service brokerage.

Log on to Desjardins online services.

You are here:

Your browser is configured to not accept cookies. Some features of the site are not available or will not work correctly without cookies. Also, some information presented might not apply to your situation.
See How to enable cookies

Your browser is not supported by our website. Some features of the site are not available or will not work correctly.
See the procedure to update your browser.

Microsoft Edge causes problems on AccèsD. To fix the issue, please install the most recent Windows update.

Step 3 - Determining the business's value

As part of the business transfer process, it is essential that the value of a business be supported by an independent valuation.

Determining the market value of a business is an art form in itself. It requires the skills of a Chartered Business Valuator.

Objectives and actions

Use the services of a Chartered Business Valuator to set a realistic price.

This step helps you:

  • set the selling price of your business
  • know the real worth of the business you will pass on to heirs
  • facilitate tax planning for the project and reduce tax penalties
  • decide whether or not to transfer your business to your descendants
  • reduce tensions among heirs
  • support future negotiations with lenders

The Optimizing the value of the Business tool allows you to identify the features that enhance the value of your company, get a clear idea of its growth prospects and prioritize the means to reach them.

The next step
See Useful links.