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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.

RioCan REIT Completes $225 Million Debenture Offering


Areas Corporate Finance and Securities, REITs and Income Securities, Tax


Goodmans represented RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust in connection with the completion of a $225 million offering of 4.499% Series O senior unsecured debentures due January 21, 2016. The debentures were sold on a bought deal basis by a syndicate co-led by RBC Dominion Securities Inc., CIBC World Markets and TD Securities Inc. and including BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc., Scotia Capital Inc. and National Bank Financial Inc. The deal closed on January 21, 2011. RioCan is Canada's largest real estate investment trust owing and managing Canada's largest portfolio of shopping centres with ownership interests in a portfolio of 296 retail properties.