Manulife completes C$2.5 billion common equity offering
Torys acted as counsel to Manulife, working with Jean-Paul Bisnaire, Senior Executive Vice President, Business Development and General Counsel, and David Kerr, Assistant Vice President, Senior Counsel and Assistant Corporate Secretary. The Torys team included Sharon Geraghty, David Seville, Jon Reay, Eli Monas and Krista Stout (corporate), Blair Keefe (insurance regulatory), Jim Welkoff and Catrina Card (tax).
On November 30, 2009, Manulife Financial Corporation ("Manulife") completed its previously announced offering of C$2.5 billion of common shares. The common shares were sold to a syndicate of underwriters in a bought deal public offering.
Manulife is a Canadian-based financial services group serving millions of customers in 22 countries and territories worldwide.
Further information is found on Manulife's website.