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Valuation Challenges: The Management-led Going Private Transaction - Blair Roblin

Posted by Ellie Khalili on Thu, Jan 05, 2017 @ 09:30 AM

In a recent Journal of Business Valuation publication, Blair Roblin, Managing Director with the Corporate Finance, Transactions & Valuations practice, discusses the procedural and valuation challenges when a small public company undertakes the process of going private.

The focus of the article, as Blair notes, "...is the situation where management is attempting to take control of the firm, whether with a financial partner or not, by buying out minority shareholders."

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Tags: Blair Roblin, Business Valuations

How to Avoid Working Capital Disputes in M&A Transactions

Posted by Andre Mazerolle on Tue, May 12, 2015 @ 10:32 AM

Blair Roblin will be speaking at the Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC) on June 10, 2015. The topic is, "How to Avoid Working Capital Disputes in M&A Transactions."

The session is part of a series called, "The Six-Minute Business Lawyer 2015." It will be held at the Donald Lamont Learning Centre, 130 Queen West, Toronto from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm. 

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Tags: Blair Roblin, Business Valuations

Acquisition Search - Service Business in the Automotive Sector

Posted by Briar Lizmore on Wed, Jan 14, 2015 @ 02:23 PM

Farber is currently engaged by a Toronto-based client to assist in identifying and acquiring a revenue generating business that meets the following criteria: 

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Tags: Ian Brenner, Blair Roblin, Corporate Finance

Succession Planning as Part of the Wealth Management Strategy - Blair Roblin & Nathan Treitel

Posted by Briar Lizmore on Tue, Nov 18, 2014 @ 09:06 AM

Blair Roblin, LLB, MBA, CBV, CF, Managing Director, Corporate Finance, Transactions & Valuations

Nathan Treitel, MBA, CBV, Vice President, Corporate Finance, Transactions & Valuations

What All Wealth Managers Should Know About Their Client’s Family Business 

Much has been said about the expected significant increase in retirement over the next number of years as the baby boomer generation exits the workforce. Studies indicate that prospective retirees have invested little time in succession planning, which involves the sale or transition of a business to family, employees or third parties. This represents a significant oversight, given that ownership in a privately held business often accounts for the largest portion of wealth in one’s estate.

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Tags: Blair Roblin, Nathan Treitel, Corporate Finance, Succession Planning

Private & Public Sector Experience/Sectoral Depth - Business Valuations

Posted by Andre Mazerolle on Mon, Nov 17, 2014 @ 03:40 PM

Blair Roblin and Nathan Treitel have compiled a list of recent business valuations, which include valuations prepared for shareholder disputes, strategic planning, formal/regulatory or OSC purposes, corporate tax purposes, estate planning, corporate finance transactions, mergers and acquisitions, reverse takeovers, and going private.

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Tags: Blair Roblin, Nathan Treitel, Business Valuations, Financing Under $3 Million

Blair Roblin Awarded the 2013 CICBV Ian R. Campbell Research Initiative for Research in Business Valuations

Posted by Andre Mazerolle on Wed, Nov 06, 2013 @ 10:42 AM

Blair Roblin is the winner of the 2013 Canadian Institute of Chartered Business Valuators (CICBV) R. Campbell Research Initiative for his paper titled, “Putting the Pin in Net Working Capital: Important Value Implications for M&A Transactions.”

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Tags: Blair Roblin, M&A and Divestitures

Planning and Executing Your M&A Strategies - Schulich School - Blair Roblin Instructor

Posted by Andre Mazerolle on Tue, Sep 03, 2013 @ 02:15 PM

Blair Roblin, a Managing Director of Transactions & Valuations with Farber Financial Group will again instruct "Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures: Planning and Executing Your M&A Strategies" a 3-day session at the Schulich School for Business, York University.

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Tags: Blair Roblin, M&A and Divestitures

Farber Provides Formal Valuation for Going Private Transaction of Tenth Power - Roblin & Treitel

Posted by Andre Mazerolle on Wed, Jul 24, 2013 @ 08:18 AM

 

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Tags: Blair Roblin, Nathan Treitel, Corporate Finance

Valuations in Support of Going Private Transactions - Blair Roblin & Nathan Treitel

Posted by Andre Mazerolle on Tue, Jul 23, 2013 @ 10:49 AM

Blair Roblin, LLB, MBA, CBV, CF, Managing Director, Corporate Finance, Transactions & Valuations
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Tags: Blair Roblin, Nathan Treitel, Business Valuations

Blair Roblin Instructing on Corporate Valuations of M&A Transactions at Energy Conference

Posted by Andre Mazerolle on Thu, Apr 18, 2013 @ 11:43 AM

Blair Roblin of the Transactions & Valuations practice spoke on April 17, 2013 at the Maximizing Corporate Value conference offered in partnership between Schulich School of Business, York University Executive Education Centre and The Mearie Group.

The course focused specifically on valuation and M&A issues related to the electricity distribution sector in Ontario.

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