LATEST FIRM TRANSACTION
February 16, 2018
Newstrike Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:HIP) completed a bought deal public offering of 60,610,000 units for gross proceeds of over $80 million. The units consisted of one common share and one common share purchase warrant.
Newstrike is the parent company of Up Cannabis Inc., a licensed producer of cannabis in Canada. Newstrike, together with its strategic partners, including Canada’s iconic musicians, The Tragically Hip, is developing a diverse network of high quality cannabis brands.
The offering was completed by a syndicate of underwriters co-led by INFOR Financial Inc. and Cormark Securities Inc., and including Eight Capital and Haywood Securities Inc.
Wildeboer Dellelce LLP acted for the underwriters in connection with the offering with a team that consisted of Rob Wortzman, Michael Rennie, Amir Torabi and Tajrin Nayeem (corporate/securities) and Katy Pitch and Millie Bojic (tax).