CABB works closely with several national and global affiliates in order to provide business brokers with additional benefits, training and resources.


The International Business Brokers Association (IBBA) is the largest international non-profit association operating exclusively for people and firms engaged in business brokerage and mergers and acquisitions. This association provides business brokers education, conferences, professional designations including the Certified Business Intermediary (CBI) accreditation and networking opportunities. Formed in 1983, the IBBA has almost 1,000 business intermediaries across the world. To learn more about the IBBA, click here.

The M&A Source was established in 1991 to address the challenges faced by merger and acquisition professionals. Organized and operated to promote members' professional development, to better serve clients' needs, and to maximize public awareness of services performed by intermediaries and ancillary advisors who facilitate lower middle market M&A transactions. Members include intermediaries, investment bankers, attorneys, accountants, financial planners and others involved in the M&A process. To learn more about the M&A Source, click here.