Torys stands out as top Canadian corporate finance legal adviser in Q3 2011

October 19, 2011

Financial Post Deal Makers and Bloomberg's Q3 2011 corporate finance league tables rank Torys as among the top law firms globally to advise on corporate finance transactions. Highlights of Torys’ results (based on transaction values) are summarized below.

Financial Post Deal Makers

  • In the categories of advising underwriters of Canadian equity offerings and Canadian debt/equity offerings combined, Torys ranked first for equity offerings and second for debt/equity offerings combined, with 9 transactions valued at C$1.342 billion for both categories.
  • In the category of advising issuers of Canadian debt offerings, Torys ranked third, with 1 transaction valued at C$299.88 million.

Bloomberg

  • In the category of Canadian equity and equity-linked managers, Torys ranked first, with 29 transactions valued at US$2.689 billion.
  • In the category of Canadian equity offerings managers, Torys ranked first, with 24 transactions valued at US$2.357 billion.
  • In the category of Canadian equity, equity-linked and preferred issuer advisers, Torys ranked second, with 34 transactions valued at US$2.582 billion.
  • In the category of Canadian equity, equity-linked and preferred manager advisers, Torys ranked second, with 24 transactions valued at US$3.314 billion.
  • In the category of Canadian equity offerings managers in IPOs, Torys ranked second, with 2 transactions valued at US$694 million.
  • In the category of Canadian corporate issuer advisers, Torys ranked third, with 11 transactions valued at US$3.973 billion.
  • In the category of Canadian equity and equity-linked issuer advisers, Torys ranked third, with 5 transactions valued at US$1.193 billion.


For more information on capital markets trends in 2011, please see Torys’ Capital Markets 2011 Mid-Year Report.

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