Metals & Mining Sector | MPA
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.
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