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New financing strategies

  • Chadbourne & Parke LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
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  • August 9 2013

A wave of new strategies has started to appear in the US to drive down the cost of capital. Developers are turning to publicly-traded "yield cos,"

2015 oil and gas M&A trends in Canada

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada
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  • January 7 2015

There was a significant increase in oil and gas M&A and related financing activity in 2014 compared to 2013. By the end of November the value of M&A

OPA and IESO complete amalgamation

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
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  • January 4 2015

On January 1, 2015, the Ontario Power Authority and the Independent Electricity System Operator completed their amalgamation and began operating as a

The Investment Canada Act Canada’s waking giant?

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • November 9 2010

On November 3, 2010, the Canadian Minister of Industry (the Minister) surprised many industry experts and legal advisors when he announced that the BHP Billiton (BHP) bid to acquire Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (Potash) failed to satisfy the “net benefit to Canada” test pursuant to the Investment Canada Act (ICA

Yield cos compared

  • Chadbourne & Parke LLP
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  • Canada
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  • December 10 2013

Use of the phrase "yield co" to describe three recent share flotations by NRG Yield, TransAlta Renewables and Pattern Energy Group, Inc. masks very

Financing in difficult times: spin-off transactions (part 1 of 2)

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 25 2013

It is not an easy time for mining companies looking to raise financing. With that stark reality in mind, our colleagues Gary Litwack, Roger Taplin

Renewable energy project YieldCos emerge

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • August 19 2014

The use of 'YieldCos' has been a topic of significant interest in renewable energy finance circles ever since December 2012 when NRG Energy Inc

M&A activity in the pipeline sector and the politics of moving hydrocarbons

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • January 19 2012

One of the sectors that saw robust levels of M&A activity in 2011 was the North American pipeline sector

2014 energy M&A trends in Canada

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 13 2014

Whether measured by volume or aggregate value, 2013 was a weaker year for energy-related M&A than 2012, continuing a four-year decline in activity in

The impact of China-Canada FIPA on Chinese M&A in Canada oil & gas sector

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
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  • Canada, China
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  • January 7 2014

Much has been written about the significance of the Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (China-Canada FIPA) concluded by China and