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Debt Capital Markets

Debt Capital Markets
Debt Capital Markets
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Issuers, investors, managers, arrangers and underwriters in the domestic and foreign debt capital markets engage our Capital Markets team with their debt transactions. We regularly advise on a broad range of sophisticated and innovative domestic and cross-border public and private debt offerings. Clients across a diverse range of industries also seek our guidance in structuring, documenting and executing exchange offers, tender offers and consent solicitations.

Our debt capital markets expertise and strong working relationships with regulators enable our lawyers to represent clients in a variety of debt transactions and debt-based financing arrangements throughout Canada as well as worldwide, including straight debt, equity-linked and high-yield bond offerings, convertible bond offerings, private placements, subordinated debt, establishment of global and Euro medium term notes and commercial paper debt issuance programs, and development and issuance of innovative convertible and exchangeable products.

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Recent Experience
  • Great-West Lifeco Inc. in connection with its public offering of C$1.5-billion principal amount of 3.60 per cent Limited Recourse Capital Notes

  • ​A syndicate of underwriters on the C$143.75-million offering of convertible unsecured subordinated debentures of Exchange Income Corporation

  • CIBC in connection with its MJDS offering of US$2.5-billion of floating rate notes and senior notes

  • ​A U.S. institutional purchaser and certain of its affiliates or related funds on their purchase of US$360-million aggregate principal amount of senior secured convertible notes of HEXO Corp.

  • ​Sagen MI Canada Inc. on its C$300-million offering of unsecured debentures and its C$150-million offering of hybrid notes.
  • H&R Real Estate Investment Trust on its C$300-million offering of senior unsecured debentures.

  • A syndicate of underwriters on the C$500-million offering of medium term notes of AltaGas Ltd.

  • Suncor Energy Inc. on its US$750-million offering of notes and its C$500-million offering of medium term notes.

  • A syndicate of underwriters on the C$500-million offering of medium-term notes of Ontario Power Generation Inc.

  • CI Financial Corp. on its US$700-million offering of notes.

  • A syndicate of agents on the C$1.2-billion offering of medium term notes of Hydro One Inc.

  • Cenovus Energy Inc. on its public offering of US$1-billion of senior unsecured notes.

  • Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce in connection with its US$1.25-billion MJDS offering of senior notes.

  • Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. on its US$350-million cross-border offering of subordinated notes.

  • Pembina Pipeline Corporation on its C$800-million offering of medium-term notes.

  • Canadian Pacific Railway Company on its C$400-million offering of notes.