Brazil Resources Inc.

Purchaser's Counsel
$13,500,000
acquisition of Brazilian Gold Corporation

Brazil Resources Inc.

Purchaser's Counsel
Acquisition of the Cachoeira Gold Project from Luna Gold Corporation

CIBC World Markets Inc.

Underwriters' Counsel
$54,552,000
initial public offering of trust units of Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee Income Fund

MFC Bancorp Ltd.

Purchaser's Counsel
Acquisition of shares and shareholder loans and restructuring of $120,000,000 of indebtedness of Kasese Cobalt Company Limited and affiliates

Coastal Contacts Inc.

Issuer's Counsel
$6,000,000
initial public offering of common shares

Private Purchaser

Purchaser's Counsel
$13,500,000
corporate spin-off and restructuring of international drilling operations

Individual Vendors

Vendors' Counsel
$15,000,000
sale of engineering business

Pacific Northwest Partners Limited

Purchaser's Counsel
$31,000,000
reverse take-over acquisition

Raymond James Ltd.

Agent's Counsel
$11,700,000
private placement of common shares of Steeplejack Industrial Group Inc.

Mass Financial Corp.

Purchaser's counsel
Redemption and repurchase of $127,900,000 of preferred shares

Zellstoff Celgar Limited

Borrower's Counsel
US$30,000,000
revolving credit facility

Private Purchaser

Purchaser's Counsel
Management leveraged buyout of majority shareholder

Zellstoff-und Papierfabrik Rosenthal GmbH & Co. KG

Borrower's Counsel
Euro 40,000,000
revolving credit facility

Mercer International Inc.

Issuer's Counsel
US$80,000,000
cross-border equity offering

Mercer International Inc.

Issuer's Counsel
US$310,000,000
cross-border senior note offering

Coastal Contacts Inc.

Purchaser's Counsel
$18,000,000
acquisition of Lensway AB

CIBC World Markets Inc.

Underwriter's Counsel
$18,000,000
private placement of trust units of Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee Income Fund

Fortress Paper Ltd.

Borrower's Counsel
€12,000,000
New factoring facility for a German subsidiary

Fortress Paper Ltd.

Purchaser's Counsel
$153,000,000
Investissement Québec loan, inter-company credit facility, convertible debenture issuance and related financings to purchase and convert the Thurso mill

Fortress Paper Ltd.

Issuer's Counsel
$40,866,500
New issue of common shares