Capital Markets

BD&P's Securities, Mergers & Acquisitions Team has significant depth in and is widely recognized for its practice in public offerings and private placements. This Team has a wealth of experience with all types of offerings, including private placements and public offerings of both debt and equity, for all types of issuers, including corporations, trusts and partnerships. The financing practice extends to cross-border and international transactions. Our practitioners have been very involved in all aspects of financings in the oil & gas sector and have been a leading-edge participants in financings of oil and gas royalty trusts.

This Team provides representation to both issuers and underwriters in some of the most innovative and complex corporate finance transactions and offerings in the industry. BD&P is known for delivering effective, practical and timely advice that is structured to assist BD&P's clients in meeting their objectives in a wide range of industry and business sectors in Canada.

Significant Areas of Service

  • Advising issuers and underwriters through all phases of the financing process, including startup financing, initial public offering, secondary offerings and subsequent private placement and prospectus financings
  • Structuring of offerings to meet client needs, including subscription receipt offerings, special warrant offerings and other instruments
  • Advising on securities regulatory requirements for public offerings and private placements
  • Advising on stock exchange listing requirements and ongoing compliance matters relating to offerings of debt or equity