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Goodmans Deals & Cases

This section contains brief summaries of selected significant cases and transactions.  You'll also find representative lists  - by year - of major transactions and cases where Goodmans' involvement is a matter of public record or where inclusion in the list has been authorized by our clients.

Morneau Shepell Completes $75 Million Debenture Offering


Areas Corporate Finance and Securities, Tax


Goodmans represented Morneau Shepell Inc. (“Morneau Shepell”) in connection with the completion of its public offering of $75 million aggregate principal amount of 5.75% convertible unsecured subordinated debentures due March 31, 2017, including $5 million of debentures that were sold pursuant to an over-allotment option that was exercised by the underwriters.  The offering was underwritten by a syndicate of underwriters led by National Bank Financial Inc. and TD Securities Inc. and included CIBC World Markets Inc., Scotia Capital Inc., BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc. and GMP Securities L.P.  The net proceeds from the offering will be used to repay indebtedness under the company’s revolving credit facility, providing borrowing capacity for general corporate purposes and future strategic acquisitions.

Morneau Shepell is the largest Canadian-based human resources consulting and outsourcing firm focused on pension, benefit, employee assistance programs and other workplace health and productivity solutions. It offers solutions to assist employers in supporting the financial security, health and productivity of their employees. Morneau Shepell provides services to organizations across Canada, in the United States and around the globe.