WSP Global Inc. completes private offering of C$500M senior unsecured notes

Date Closed

April 18, 2021

Lead Office



500.00 Million CAD

On April 19, 2021, CIBC World Markets and RBC Capital Markets, as co-lead agents in connection with WSP Global Inc. completed a private placement of C$500 million aggregate principal amount of 2.408% senior unsecured notes due April 19, 2028.  The net proceeds of the offering will be used to repay the existing indebtedness and for other general corporate purposes.

The Notes are being offered through a syndicate of agents consisting of CIBC Capital Markets and RBC Capital Markets as joint bookrunners and co-lead private placement agents, and including BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc., National Bank Financial Inc., TD Securities Inc., HSBC Securities (Canada) Inc., Scotia Capital Inc., BNP Paribas (Canada) Securities Inc., Desjardins Securities Inc. and J.P. Morgan Securities Canada Inc., as co-managers.

WSP Global Inc. is one of the world’s leading professional services firms specializing in engineering and design.

McCarthy Tétrault LLP advised the co-agents with a team led by Patrick Boucher that includes Andrew Parker, Richard O'Doherty, Fraser Bourne and Isabelle Nazon (Business) and Fred Purkey (Tax).