Anvil Channel Energy Solutions provided US $65M senior secured loan facility to Certus Oil and Gas in supporting Certus’ acquisition of Sitka Exploration Ltd. from ARC Financial. Dentons Canada LLP acted as legal counsel to Certus.
H.I.G. Capital backed Circle Graphics acquired Canvaspop, from founders Nazim Ahmed and Adrian Salamunovic, investors Celtic House Venture Partners, Tobi Lutke, Cody Fauser, Richard L’Abbé and others.
Sodexo acquired Foodee Media Inc. from founders Jon Cartwright and Ryan Spong, and backers BC Tech Fund, BDC Capital, Yaletown Partners, Kensington Venture Fund, Structure Capital, Voyager Capital and others
National Bank of Canada and Investissement Québec (IQ) committed debt financing in support of EXFO’s founder & majority shareholder, Germain Lamonde’s privatization of EXFO for US $336M or US $124M to minority shareholders
Novacap, Nuvei CEO Philip Fayer, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, Keith Birdsong (CTO), Mark Pyke (President of North America), Yuval Ziv (Managing Director of Digital Payments) to sell 7,165,377 subordinate voting shares at US $69.78 for US $500M in bought deal secondary offering
Postmedia Network acquired a minority stake in Wise Publishing, and entered into strategic partnership on initiatives such as providing Postmedia’s audience with access to increased personal finance content and tools while further building the MoneyWise brand.