Financing, Investment and Restructuring


What’s fuelling Canada’s booming IPO market? Patrick Boucher speaks to Canadian Lawyer
April 12, 2021

There is a “huge appetite” for initial public offerings (IPOs) in Canada, “especially in key sectors,” McCarthy Tétrault partner Patrick Boucher tells Canadian Lawyer. In an article, author Zena Olijnyk explores what’s fuelling Canada’s booming IPO market, drawing on Patrick’s industry-leading insights

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OSFI Updates COVID-19 Measures
September 1, 2020

On August 31, 2020, the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (“OSFI”) issued a press release announcing that it is phasing out certain measures put in place earlier this year in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, relating to the special capital treatment of loan and insurance premium payment deferrals.

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Top 5 Trends in Foreign Investment Review
July 17, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic triggered a wave of reform amongst foreign investment regulators, as governments attempted to secure their economies for unprecedented fallout. We have outlined five top Investment Canada Act trends thus far in 2020, which we expect to continue for the duration of the year.

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COVID-19 and Private funds – What’s Next?
June 2, 2020

This article explores the nature and extent of the repercussions of the pandemic on private equity and venture capital funds and offers some practical solutions to help promote a successful market relaunch.

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COVID-19 : Available solutions to the challenges resulting from the current crisis and the different restructuring alternatives at your disposal
March 26, 2020

In this post by lawyers in our Bankruptcy & Restructuring Group, we share a high-level review of some of the available options  in light of the current economic situation caused by the pandemic. 

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COVID-19 Considerations from Our Bankruptcy & Restructuring Experts
March 17, 2020

Lawyers in our Bankruptcy and Restructuring group, including Jamey Gage and Heather Meredith, discuss the strain on businesses caused by COVID-19. Based on their experience assisting clients in challenging circumstances, our restructuring experts from across the country outline key steps and considerations for businesses that may be facing liquidity challenges and financial uncertainty as a result of the present circumstances. 

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