• Ontario-based Foresters has entered into a definitive agreement with New York-based First Investors Consolidated Corporation (“FICC”) under which Foresters will acquire a 100% ownership interest in FICC and its U.S. asset management and life insurance operations. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. (9/21/10)
  • Ontario-based Royal Coal Corp., which recently changed its name from Amalfi Capital Corp., has merged with eastern Kentucky coal producer CDR Minerals Inc. The financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. (8/25/10)
  • New York-based Avista Capital Partners and Ontario-based Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, through its private investor department, Teachers’ Private Capital, have signed an agreement to acquire North Carolina-based INC Research, Inc. from an investor group led by Crosspoint Venture Partners and Adams Street Partners for approximately US$600 million. (8/23/10)
  • Ontario’s CoolBrands International, Inc. has entered into an agreement to merge with North Carolina-based Swisher International, Inc. Under the agreement, all of the outstanding common shares of Swisher will be exchanged for 57,789,630 common shares of CoolBrands. (8/19/10)
  • British Columbia’s Corsa Capital, Ltd. has entered into an agreement to acquire Pennsylvania-based Wilson Creek Energy, LLC for 50 million common shares and a cash payment of US$13 million. The total value of the deal is US$38 million. (8/18/10)
  • CGI Fairfax Corporation, an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Ontario’s CGI Group Inc., completed its cash tender offer to purchase all the outstanding shares of Virginia-based Stanley, Inc. The financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. (8/17/10)
  • Ontario’s Wellington Financial LP provided debt financing for Massachusetts-based Marathon Technologies Corporation. The financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. (7/20/10)
  • Ontario-based Avison Young acquired Georgia’s Hodges Management and Leasing Company. The financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. (7/19/10)
  • Ontario’s Cott Corporation agreed to acquire New York-based Cliffstar Corporation for an aggregate amount of US$569 million in cash plus a deferred and contingent payout. (7/8/10)
  • Alberta-based Stantech Inc. acquired Oregon’s Industry and Energy Associates. The financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. (7/8/10)
  • Winnipeg’s Boyd Group, Inc. acquired Illinois-based M&D Auto Body, Inc. The financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. (6/24/10)