Capital Canada has successfully raised financing for Barbecue World Inc. (“Barbecue World”), a new specialty retail superstore chain selling barbecues and other outdoor living products and accessories. Barbecue World has also completed a platform acquisition of Ontario Gas BBQ, a 50,000+ square foot barbecue superstore located in Vaughan, Ontario considered to be the “World’s Largest Barbecue Store”. In addition to the acquired Vaughan store, Barbecue World will open two additional stores in the spring of 2016 in Whitby, Ontario and Ottawa, Ontario as part of its initial launch. Capital Canada acted as financial advisor to Barbecue World with respect to the financing and acquisition transactions.
Capital Canada arranges financing for OpsMobil Inc. from Third Eye Capital Corporation
OpsMobil Inc. (“OpsMobil”), a leading provider of oilfield services with aviation capabilities, announced that it has entered into new asset-based secured credit facilities with Third Eye Capital Corporation (“Third Eye Capital”). The proceeds of the new credit facility have allowed OpsMobil to refinance prior credit obligations and will increase OpsMobil’s liquidity. Capital Canada Limited (“Capital Canada”) acted as financial advisor to OpsMobil with respect to the transaction.
Graywood Residential Fund VII LP
Capital Canada acts as HNW financial advisor to Graywood Developments Ltd. in raising $100 million for the first closing of the Graywood Residential Fund VII LP
Capital Canada Acts as Financial Advisor to Cargojet Inc. in up to CA$105 Million Financing from Tennenbaum Capital Partners
Tennenbaum Capital Partners, LLC (\"TCP\") announced today that certain of its funds have agreed to provide up to US$82.5 million of financing to Cargojet Inc. (CJT.TO) (\"Cargojet\") to fund the acquisition and conversion of Boeing 767-300ER passenger aircraft into freighter aircraft. The transaction will provide Canada\'s leading supplier of air cargo services with additional capacity to support its growing business.
Active 365 Fund LP, collectively known as BEST Funds, has announced a $3 million investment into GroupBy Inc., a leading ecommerce technology innovator located in Toronto, Ontario. The capital will allow GroupBy to accelerate their sales growth and expand research and development efforts in ground-breaking technologies for the B2C and B2B ecommerce market. GroupBy Inc. provides powerful commerce, media, and knowledge management software solutions that help companies better connect with their customers by creating a more relevant user experience. This improved experience drives more targeted site traffic, increases revenue, and boosts overall customer satisfaction. GroupBy's solutions provide industry-leading features for search, navigation, merchandising, search engine optimization (SEO), and search as you type (SAYT). Their e-commerce solution, Searchandiser powers many of the world's top retailers' online experiences. GroupBy has offices in Canada, United States, China, and Trinidad & Tobago. Capital Canada acted as financial advisor to GroupBy Inc. in $3 Million investment from BEST Funds.
Element Provides additional Multi-Aircraft Financing for Cargojet
Element Financial Corporation, one of North America's leading equipment finance companies, has entered into an agreement with Cargojet Inc. to finance an additional Boeing 767-300ER freighter aircraft and two Boeing 757-200ER freighter aircraft for approximately $55 million. The transaction will provide Canada’s leading supplier of air cargo services with additional capacity to support its growing client base. Capital Canada Limited acted as financial advisor to Cargojet with respect to the transaction.
Element Provides $100 million Multi-Aircraft Financing for Cargojet
Element Financial Corporation, one of North America's leading equipment finance companies, has entered into an agreement with Cargojet Inc. to finance three Boeing 767-300ER freighter aircraft for approximately $100 million. The transaction will provide Canada’s leading supplier of air cargo services with additional capacity to support its growing client base. Capital Canada Limited acted as financial advisor to Cargojet with respect to the transaction.
Graywood Residential Fund VI LP
Graywood Developments Ltd. has raised $30.0 million for a residential real estate development fund focused primarily on low- and mid-rise housing in the Greater Toronto Area.
iS5 Communications Inc.
Capital Canada Limited raised growth capital for iS5 Communications Inc.
Fight Holdings Inc.
Leonard Asper Holdings Inc. Invests in Fight Holdings Inc. Capital Canada Limited acted as exclusive financial advisor to Fight Media Inc., the controlling shareholder of Fight Holdings Inc., in connection with the transaction.
Ed Mirvish Enterprises Limited
Capital Canada acted as financial advisor to Ed Mirvish Enterprises Limited in connection with raising mortgage financing.
Miralta Capital L.P.
Acted as fiscal agent and placed units of the fund with investors.
TFN Global Inc.
Acted as financial advisor and fiscal agent to TFN Global Inc.
Acted as financial advisor to Worldscout Corporation and arranged the follow-on equity financing
Pro Hockey Life
Initiated and arranged the equity financing for the expansion of Pro Hockey Life Inc.
Acted as financial advisor to Vimac Ventures and arranged for early stage financing
Acted as financial advisor to Bearspaw Development L.P. and arranged mezzanine financing for the transaction provided by Manulife Capital, the merchant banking arm of Manulife Financial
The Estates at Lake Oconee
Arranged mezzanine financing for The Estates at Lake Oconee
Golf Town Income Fund
Introduced the concept to Canada, invested in, and arranged the equity and asset-backed loan financing of Golf Town Income Fund
The Woman in White
Acted as financial advisor and co-investor in structuring and raising financing for the production of The Woman in White
Acted as financial advisor and co-investor in structuring and arranging the financing for the production of Hairspray in Toronto
Arranged the aircraft financing and acted as financial advisor to Cargojet
Acted as exclusive advisor to CNQ Inc. with regard to the structuring and placement of 6% subordinated, convertible debentures
Acted as financial advisor and arranged aircraft financing of $1.3 million
Acted as financial advisor and arranged aircraft financing of $4.0 million
Acted as financial advisor to arrange financing for Dominion Citrus from private investors
Acted as financial advisor to Automodular Corporation and arranged the financing of $28.0 million by Scotiabank
Graywood 2000 Realty LP
Acted as financial advisor, structured and arranged for the private placement of the limited partnership interests of Graywood 2000 Realty, managed by Graywood Developments Ltd.
Acted as financial advisor to arrange $2.0 million in financing for Golf Town provided by RoyNat
Assisted in the equity placement of $30.0 million initial public offering of common shares for Canada 3000 Airlines
Acted as financial advisor and arranged $12.0 million in debt financing for Golf Town provided by GE Capital
Mirvish / Lion King
Acted as financial advisor and co-investors in structuring and arranging the financing for the production of The Lion King
Initiated and arranged $5.0 million equity financing for Golf Town provided by institutional and private investors
Atlantic Pressure Treating
Acted as financial advisor to Atlantic Pressure Treating Ltd. and arranged the debt financing of $43.5 million by Scotiabank
MacDonald Development Corporation
Arranged $12.0 million of debt financing provided by Manulife Financial for the acquisition of Stump Lake Ranch by MacDonald Development Corporation
Assisted in the equity placement of $5.0 million of common shares
Graywood Residential Realty Fund II LP
Acted as financial advisor to Graywood Developments Ltd., placing its Graywood Residential Realty Fund L.P. II with private investors
Graywood Residential Realty Fund LP
Capital Canada Limited initiated this transaction and placed the fund with the investors
Canadian Helicopters Ltd. CHC Helicopter
Acted as financial advisor to Canadian Helicopters Limited an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of CHC Helicopter Corporation and arranged financing of USD$7.5 million provided by Barclays Bank of Canada
Aviaco Traders International Incorporated
Assisted in the formation of Aviaco acted as financial advisor and arranged US$37 million of financing for the company
Ontario Express Ltd.
Initiated and assisted in the negotiations of $69.0 million in lease financing of six ATR 42-300 and two BAE Jetstream 31 Commuter aircraft for Ontario Express Ltd.
Initiated the lease financing transaction and assisted Air Atlantic in its negotiations
Ontario Express Ltd. / Canadian Airlines International
Assisted with the private placement of $5.0 million in equity for Ontario Express Ltd. in partnership with Canadian Airlines International and assisted in the negotiation of the shareholders agreement on behalf of the major investors
Vista Air Cargo
Assisted in the structuring and negotiation of the transaction and arranged the financing of $30.0 million for Vista Air Cargo Centre provided by The Mutual Life Assurance Company of Canada and Alberta Trust