Securities

We advise public and private corporations and individuals in connection with initial public offerings, new and secondary offerings of debt and equity securities and private placements. Select securities offerings include acting as counsel for:

  • Mercer International Inc. in connection with its US$300 million senior note issuance.  
  • Mercer International Inc. in connection with its US$500 million shelf offering of debt securities, shares and preferred stock.
  • Pacifica Paper Limited Partnership in connection with its initial public offering of $257 million limited partnership units and listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
  • Fortress Paper Ltd. in connection with its $46 million initial public offering and listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
  • Conifex Timber Inc. in connection with its $89 million issuance of subscription receipts and subsequent listing on the TSX Venture Exchange.
  • National Bank Financial Inc. in connection with the offering by International Forest Products Limited of $75 million of Class A subordinated voting shares.
  • CIBC World Markets Inc. in connection with the initial public offering by Tree Island Wire Income Fund of $164 million of trust units.
  • Terra Nova Royalty Corporation in connection with its US$50 million cross-border rights offering.
  • Taiga Building Products Ltd. in connection with its splitting of stapled units and listing of debentures on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
  • Haywood Securities Inc. in connection with the $93 million reorganization and initial public offering of Anvil Mining Limited.
  • Coastal Contacts Inc. in connection with its initial public offering and listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange and NASDAQ OMX Stockholm.