As America's largest and most active online discussion group of intermediaries, the American Business Brokers Association has the following goals:
(1) To promote the highest level of professionalism in the practice of business brokerage.
(2) To provide a program of recognition (Accredited Business Intermediary - "ABI") for business brokers who have attained a level of experience and education in the profession.
(3) To serve as an affordable resource center for the products and services needed by business brokers.
(4) To promote and encourage adherence to the association's Canons of Conduct.
Founded in 2003, the online association has been growing rapidly and now has over six thousand members.