Darin Renton

Darin R. Renton Partner

Representative Work
  • GMP Securities L.P. as lead agent to FBC Bitcoin Trust one of Canada’ first cryptocurrency funds.
  • Greybrook Realty Partners in connection with a variety of private placements.
  • Aberdeen Asset Management PLC, as Canadian counsel, in its merger with Standard Life plc to form Standard Life Aberdeen plc.
  • Arias Resource Capital Management LP on an ongoing basis including in connection with controlling stakes in each of Largo Resources Ltd. and Sierra Metals Inc.
  • Extract Advisors LLC in connection with convertible secured loan to Energold Drilling Corp.
  • The lead underwriter in connection with the IPO of Fairfax Africa Holdings Corporation including a US$227M private placement and concurrent acquisition of an interest in AFGRI Proprietary Limited.
  • Carlyle in connection with its acquisition of Diversified Global Asset Management Corporation with C$6.7B in managed and advised assets.
  • The lead underwriter in connection with the IPO of Fairfax India Holdings Corporation, a novel “public” private equity fund with a permanent capital structure in connection with a US$500M Canadian IPO.
  • BV Investment Partners in its majority investment in geoLOGIC Systems Ltd., a leading creator and supplier of data and integrated software solutions to oil and gas exploration and production companies in North America.
  • Industrial Alliance Securities as lead agent in connection with offerings by various issuers including Trenchant Capital, Pacific & Western Bank, Pepcap Ventures, Probity Mining and Qwest.
  • A variety of non-resident investment fund managers on Canadian registration matters and private placements, including international dealer, adviser and investment fund manager exemptions.