NEO Completes Acquisition by Cboe Global Markets

June 01, 2022

Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), a leading provider of global market infrastructure and tradable products, has completed the previously announced acquisition of all of the issued and outstanding shares of Aequitas Innovations Inc., more commonly known as NEO (“NEO”).

NEO consists of the NEO Exchange, a Tier-1 Canadian stock exchange for the innovation economy that brings together investors and capital raisers within a fair, efficient, and service-oriented environment, and NEO Connect, a multi-asset distribution platform supporting mutual funds, private funds, and private special purpose vehicles.

Wildeboer Dellelce LLP acted for NEO in connection with the transaction with a team comprised of Perry Dellelce, James Brown, Troy Pocaluyko, Rebecca Cochrane, Nathan Holloway and Alex Karlson (M&A and corporate/securities) and Katy Pitch and Colin Romano (tax).