July 26, 2019
Torys is representing Scotiabank with a team led by (Ricco) A.S. Bhasin and which included Cameron Koziskie, Kevin Armitage and Brook Wong (corporate) and Andrew Silverman (taxes).
On July 26, 2019, Scotiabank announced it has entered an agreement to sell their insurance manufacturing and underwriting business in Chile, Scotia Seguros de Vida S.A., to a subsidiary of BNP Paribas Cardif.
The sale is subject to the approval of regulatory bodies in Chile and other customary closing conditions.
More on the deal can be found here.
Scotiabank is Canada's international bank and a leading financial services provider in the Americas.
BNP Paribas Cardif is a world leader in creditor insurance and a global specialist in personal insurance, serving 100 million clients in 35 countries with strong positions across Europe, Asia and Latin America.