May 22, 2015
A Financial Post article covering Q1 business activity reports Torys to be the “busiest firm” by deal flow, with 15 deals completed in the first quarter of the year. The article’s coverage includes discussion of the recent rise of IPOs; Rima Ramchandani, partner and co-head of our Capital Markets Practice, provides comment on the topic. Below is an excerpt of the article.
The Canadian market is dominated by energy and financial players. But there may be increasing interest in the equity market from a more diverse range of players, says Rima Ramchandani, co-head of the capital markets practice at Torys.
“There seems to be a healthy pipeline of issuers who are looking to access the IPO market,” Ramchandani says. “What’s interesting to me is that they are from diverse industry groups, such as technology and retail.”
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