Mining

MPA has deep experience in the metals & mining sector, working with exploration, development and production companies of various sizes.

Our professionals in Toronto and Montreal have significant financial expertise and industry knowledge of the metals & mining sector. Our combined experiences include various advisory assignments regarding M&A, capital raising and other capital markets-related advisory services.

In addition, our professionals have corporate experience as Board of Director members and senior executives of public companies.

Coverage Team

Stephen Altmann
Julian Storz

Related Transactions

Our Expertise

  • Advisor to Barrick on various M&A mandates

  • Advisor in acquisition and defense mandate for Agnico Eagle Mines

  • Advisor to Placer Dome in $1.1 billion acquisition of Getchell Gold

  • Advisor to Potash Corp., a senior potash producer, in acquisition of Arcadian Corp. for $1.2 billion

  • Advisor to Agrium Inc., a supplier of agricultural products, in $1.2 billion takeover of Viridian Inc.

  • Advisor to INCO on various M&A mandates

  • Lead underwriter for Canadian gold producer Richmont Mines

  • Advisor to Canadian Hydro Developers and Brookfield for debt private placement

  • Lead advisor to Argentina Gold on $200 million hostile takeover bid by Barrick Gold and $300 million sale to Homestake Mining

  • Advisor to Scorpio Mining on merger with US Silver & Gold (now Americas Silver Corporation)

  • Underwriter for SEMAFO

  • Managed the sale of AQM Copper, a copper developer in Peru to Teck Resources for $35 million

  • Advisor to Rio Tinto on various M&A mandates

  • Lead advisor to Wheaton River Minerals on hostile bid by Glamis Gold and US$2 billion merger with Goldcorp

  • Lead advisor to Dynatec, operator of the Ambatovy nickel & cobalt project in Madagascar, on $1.6 billion sale of Sherritt International