Ross McKee

  • Ross’s practice involves Canadian capital markets and securities regulation, with emphasis on cross-border transactions, including public and private debt and equity offerings, and regularly advising dealers, advisers, traders, depositaries and alternative trading systems on capital markets regulation, dealer and adviser registration, and marketplace compliance issues. This includes regulation of cryptocurrency, digital tokens and other blockchain businesses. He also has experience with mergers and acquisitions, stock exchange listings and project finance.

    SELECT EXPERIENCERecent representative transactions include advising:

    • Wells Fargo on its acquisition of Merlin Canada
    • The Special Committee of World Point Terminals Inc. in a going-private transaction
    • Macquarie on its acquisition of Tristone Capital
    • Acted for a Canadian bank on its C$1.5-billion private placement of common shares, Canada’s then largest equity private placement
    • EGI Financial Holdings Inc. in its C$21-million rights offering
    • Canaccord Capital in its C$70-million private placement for Melco China Resorts
    • Numerous international dealers for their Canadian private placement programs

  • Ross’s practice involves Canadian capital markets and securities regulation, with emphasis on cross-border transactions, including public and private debt and equity offerings, and regularly advising dealers, advisers, traders, depositaries and alternative trading systems on capital markets regulation, dealer and adviser registration, and marketplace compliance issues. This includes regulation of cryptocurrency, digital tokens and other blockchain businesses. He also has experience with mergers and acquisitions, stock exchange listings and project finance.

    SELECT EXPERIENCERecent representative transactions include advising:

    • Wells Fargo on its acquisition of Merlin Canada
    • The Special Committee of World Point Terminals Inc. in a going-private transaction
    • Macquarie on its acquisition of Tristone Capital
    • Acted for a Canadian bank on its C$1.5-billion private placement of common shares, Canada’s then largest equity private placement
    • EGI Financial Holdings Inc. in its C$21-million rights offering
    • Canaccord Capital in its C$70-million private placement for Melco China Resorts
    • Numerous international dealers for their Canadian private placement programs