As business owners themselves, the partners at Smythe know the tremendous effort it takes to start and grow a business. When looking to expand or pass a company on to new owners, we know you are likely to be worried about the legacy of what you have built, the people you employ and serve, and the impact you have.
Our trusted financial advisors are well equipped to support you as you navigate the entire life cycle of your business, right from the start-up phase, through growth and expansion, to when you begin thinking about retirement and succession.
Whether you’re looking to acquire a company, execute a merger or divest from a business, Smythe’s team can help you evaluate your options, develop a strategy, price and negotiate the deal and close the transaction. Over the decades, our advisors have successfully represented clients on transactions ranging from $1 million to $750 million.
Our approach prioritizes collaboration and open communication, two factors that are particularly crucial as you navigate these complex environments and evaluate the options that will best serve both you and your business. Through our internal and external relationships, we have access to a vast pool of both global and external resources, talent and best practices.
No matter what your questions, concerns and objectives are, Smythe’s advisors are more than capable of supporting and advising you.
If you’re looking to acquire a business, we can:
If you’re looking to sell all or part of a business, we can:
Smythe Advisory acted as the exclusive divestiture and tax advisors to Optimum Strategies Inc., a B.C.-based brokerage that specializes in providing group benefits and private health service plans, in its sale to Navacord Corp.
Smythe Advisory acted as the exclusive divestiture advisors to Shephard Ashmore Insurance Inc., one of Canada’s leading music and entertainment specialty insurance brokerages, in its sale to Westland Insurance Group Ltd.
Smythe Advisory acted as the exclusive divestiture advisors to Bedrock Insurance Brokers Inc, a North York, Ontario based commercial lines focused insurance brokerage, in its sale to Axis Insurance Managers Inc
At Smythe, our team of business valuation experts will accurately and fairly determine the value of your business. We are well versed in providing independent, objective and expert business valuation services for a number of purposes such as tax and transaction pricing.Explore
Our experienced team of valuations experts is equipped to provide independent and objective valuation services for matrimonial and shareholder litigation.Explore
We can help you navigate the increasingly complex tax landscape to develop effective strategies and solutions that work for you and your business.Explore