Ivan Grbesic

Ivan T. Grbesic Partner

Representative Work
  • Nexa Resources S.A. and Votorantim S.A. in the cross-border IPO of common shares of Nexa Resources on the TSX and NYSE for aggregate gross proceeds to Nexa Resources and Votorantim of C$728M.
  • Bluestone Resources in its C$80M offering of subscription receipts.
  • Ag Growth International in connection with its C$75M offering of convertible debentures, C$63M offering of common shares, C$75M offering of convertible debentures, and C$90M offering of subscription receipts and convertible debentures.
  • Neo Material Technologies in its C$1.3B acquisition by Molycorp, Inc.
  • Hochschild Mining PLC in its US$280M acquisition of International Minerals Corporation.
  • Sprott Resource Lending Corp. in its C$243M sale to Sprott Inc.
  • Trelawney Mining and Exploration Inc. in connection with its C$608M acquisition by IAMGOLD Corporation.
  • Queenston Mining Inc., as special counsel in its C$550M acquisition by Osisko Mining Corporation.
  • Hochschild Mining PLC in its C$103M take-over of Andina Minerals Inc.
  • Rio Verde Minerals Development Corp. in its acquisition by Brazil’s B&A Mineracao S.A.
  • U.S. Corp. in its merger with RX Gold & Silver Inc.
  • Antofagasta Minerals and Duluth Metals Limited in the C$77M acquisition of Franconia Minerals Corp.
  • Vale S.A. in connection with its C$19.9B unsolicited take-over bid for Inco Limited.
  • IAMGOLD Corporation in connection with its US$3B merger with Cambior Inc.
  • Dundee Corporation in the C$2.3B sale of DundeeWealth Inc. to Bank of Nova Scotia.
  • Nucor Corp. in its C$1.25B bid to acquire Harris Steel Group.
  • Allied Irish Bank on the sale of its Canadian loan portfolio, comprised of approximately C$650M in loan commitments, and other Canadian assets, to Raymond James Bank.
  • Workbrain Corporation in its C$277M sale to Infor Global Solutions European Finance, S.A.R.L.
  • Sentinel Capital Partners L.L.C., a New York-based private equity firm, in its C$92M acquisition of Spinrite Income Fund.
  • SmartCentres Inc. and a group of private investors in a sale to Retrocom Mid-Market REIT of C$55M of shopping centre assets.
  • DPF India Opportunities Fund in connection with its creation and successful C$250M IPO.
  • Altius Minerals in its C$40M bought deal financing.
  • Osisko Mining in its C$52M and C$32M bought deal private placements.
  • IAMGOLD in connection with various flow-through share offerings.
  • Harte Gold in connection with its C$25M common share private placement.
  • Great Panther in connection with its US$30M bought deal financing.
  • Hardwoods Distribution in connection with its C$50M bought deal financing.
  • Clearwater Seafoods in connection with its C$55M common share financing, C$61M common share financing and C$34M common share financing.
  • NexGen Energy in connection with its C$27.3M offering of common shares.
  • Romarco Minerals in connection with its C$300M bought deal offering of common shares.
  • Inter-American Development Bank with its C$300M note offering.