Clarus Securities was retained to perform a fairness opinion on the company's proposed $30 million acquisition of Marigold Projects and to perform fairness opinions for the acquisitions of MMJ Colombia Partners and MMJ International Investments respectively. These transactions combine for a total value of $60 million.
CAD $10,000,000New IssueLead
Second Cup is the largest Canadian specialty coffee retailer. This new capital will provide financial resources to the company as it looks to enter the retail cannabis space.
CAD $23,000,000 New IssueLead
Liberty Health Sciences is a medical cannabis company that specializes in acquiring and operating US-based assets.
CAD $189,760,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Park Lawn is one of the largest funeral, cremation and cemetary providers in North America. Clarus helped raise capital for the company to fund future growth.
USD $35,000,000 New IssueLead
Akumin Inc. is an emerging consolidator of outpatient imaging centres in the United States. Clarus led Akumin's IPO in December 2017 and recently raised $35 million to fund further medical imaging acquisitions.
CAD $106,000,000Takeover ProposalFairness Opinion
CryptoGlobal Inc. retained Clarus Securities to perform a fairness opinion during HyperBlock Technologies Corp.'s proposed takeover of the company. This acquisition creates a leader in creating, managing and safeguarding crypto assets.
CAD $30,000,000New IssueCo-Lead
Globalive Technology Partners is an investment company focusing on disrupting traditional industries through investments in machine learning and blockchain technology. Clarus co-led the private placement.
CAD $35,000,000 New IssueCo-Lead
Urthecast Corp. is a technology company that focuses on developing industry leading earth-imaging systems. Clarus co-led a financing under difficult circumstances to support the company as it continues to build out it's world class technologies.
CAD $6,500,000 New IssueLead
K92 Mining Inc. is a Canadian mining company that is focused on advancing the Kainantu Gold Mine towards production in Papua New Guinea and raised capital for exploration and development.
CAD $20,000,000 Purchase of Aphria Inc. AssetsFairness Opinion
Clarus Securities provided Liberty Health Sciences with a fairness opinion as the company contemplated purchasing Aphria Inc.'s subsidiary Aphria (Arizona) Inc. and a minority interest in Copperstate Farms.
CAD $63,320,000New IssueCo-Manager
Clarus helped the company to fund the re-start and ramp-up of the ELG Mine Complex in Mexico.
CAD $8,380,000New IssueLead
Golden Predator is advancing the 3 Aces gold Project in Canada's Yukon.
CAD $51,750,000 New IssueCo-Lead
Clarus helped raise capital as the company looks to become a leader in the global cannabis space.
CAD $26,800,000New IssueLead
Scythian is a pre-clinical research and development company that is in the process of developing cannabinoid and non-cannabinoid based pharmaceutical products. Clarus raised proceeds will continue funding these game-changing research initiatives.
CAD $152,380,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Clarus helped MedReleaf raise funds to build out additional cannabis production capacity and aid the expansion of the Company's marketing initiatives.
CAD $115,000,000 New IssueLead
Clarus successfully led the equity financing that will provide the company with further resources as it seeks expand in the Canadian cannabis space.
CAD $14,600,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Pershing Gold is an emerging gold producer that currently holds a 25,000 acre land package in Pershing County, Nevada. Clarus supported a successful equity raise that saw $7.8mm obtained publically and $6.8mm acquired on a private placement basis.
CAD $3,150,000 New IssueCo-Lead (Right)
Aurelius Minerals is a gold exploration company that currently holds two properties in the northern Abitibi Gold belt.
CAD $1,870,000 New IssueLead
Akumin Inc. is an emerging consolidator of outpatient imaging centres in the United States, with imaging capabilities in 6 states with 72 centres. Clarus took the company public through an IPO in December 2017.
CAD $100,500,000 New IssueCo-Manager
MedReleaf Corp is one of Canada's largest licensed producers of medical marijuana. Clarus helped MedReleaf raise over $100 million to build out additional cannabis production capacity.
CAD $42,970,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Global Blockchain is an investment company that focuses on investing in blockchain related businesses.
CAD $2,630,000 New IssueLead
Lucky Minerals is a venture stage exploration company that is focusing resources on a porphyry copper-gold-molybdenum system in southern Montana.
CAD $13,750,000 New IssueLead
Leonovus Inc. is a cloud solutions software provider that utilizes blockchain technology within the company's data storage product offerings.
CAD $25,300,000 New IssueCo-Manager
People Corp. is a provider of group benefits, group retirement and human resource services to Canadian businesses. The capital is intended to fund the announced acquisition of Assurances Dalbec Ltée.
CAD $5,750,000 New IssueLead
QYOU is a media company that curates and packages premium web content for multiscreen distribution. This financing will provide the company with capital to further expand the business.
CAD $12,000,000 New IssueLead
Cardinal Resources is an African gold exploration and development company which holds assets in Ghana, West Africa. The funds will allow Cardinal to continue development of its Namdini Gold Project and further explore the company's portfolio of Ghana assets.
CAD $21,840,000 New IssueCo-Lead (Right)
Nuuvera is a global cannabis company that is currently focused on cannabis markets in Germany, Israel and Italy. This financing supports Nuuvera as the company seeks to go public and list on the TSXV.
CAD $92,000,000 New IssueLead
Aphria is one of the largest licensed producers of medical marijuana in Canada. This capital will allow Aphria to fund further expansion and other strategic opportunities.
CAD $58,700,000 New IssueCo-Lead
Clarus co-led a $50.0 million offering of units to advanceto fund the exploration and development of the Company's Ana Paula project. Its principal assets include the producing San Francisco mine in Sonora, Mexico and the development stage Ana Paula project in Guerrero, Mexico.
CAD $16,000,000 New IssueLead
K92 Mining owns and operates the Kainantu Gold Mine, located in the Eastern Highlands province of Papua New Guinea. Clarus led a $16.5 million financing to fund exploration and development of the Company’s mineral properties and for general corporate purposes.
CAD $80,500,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Clarus co-managed an $80 million common share financing to help fund the cash portion of the purchase price for the previously announced acquisition of Saber Management, LLC. Saber currently owns and operates 19 cemeteries and 4 funeral homes in Kentucky, Illinois and Texas.
CAD $100,700,000 New IssueCo-Lead
MedReleaf Corp is one of Canada's largest licensed producers of medical marijuana in terms of output and profitability. Clarus co-led MedReleaf's $100 million Initial Public Offering of common shares to help fund the company's continued expansion.
CAD $84,800,000 New IssueLead
Aphria completed its $85 million offering of common shares. Clarus has assisted with Aphria's growth plans by successfully raising over $220 million across six transactions to fund the Company's Part IV expansion to 1 million+ sq. ft. of growing capacity.
CAD $22,800,000 New IssueCo-Lead
Cardinal Resources Ltd. is a gold exploration and development company with key assets in Ghana, West Africa. Clarus co-led a A$22.8 million financing to help the Company advance its Namdini gold project.
CAD $35,000,000 New IssueLead
Clarus led a $35 million financing of subscription receipts for DFMMJ Investments Ltd. With a strategic investment from Aphria Inc. to facilitate the purchase of Chestnut HIll Tree Farm LLC., a vertically integrated licensed producer of cannabis in the state of Florida.
CAD $75,000,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Clarus co-managed an $80 million offering consisting of $75 million in common shares and $5 million in flow-through shares to fund the acquisition and development of 18.5 net sections of properties in Alberta.
CAD $19,600,000 New IssueLead
UrtheCast Corp. is a technology company that operates four Earth observation sensors in space, including two cameras aboard the International Space Station and two satellites, Deimos-1 and Deimos-2. The Company is also developing and anticipates launching a fully-integrated constellation of multispectral optical and SAR satellites. Clarus led a $20.0 million financing that provides general working capital for the Company as it continues to pursue the development of its OptiSAR constellation.
CAD $13,000,000New IssueCo-Lead
Scythian is a research and development company committed to finding a solution for the prevention and treatment of concussions and traumatic brain injury with its proprietary Cannabinoid combination. Clarus led a $13 million financing of subscription receipts as part of the Company's going-public transaction.
CAD $11,500,000New IssueLead
Golden Predator as a Canadian gold mineral exploration company, is focused on advancing its high grade 3 Aces Project and the Brewery Creek project, a past producing heap leach gold operation in Canada's Yukon. Clarus led a $17.25 million prospectus financing (consisting of common shares and flow-though shares). Clarus has raised over $30 million for the Company over the past 12 months.
CAD $20,000,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Clarus co-managed a $20 million offering as part of the business combination between JDL Gold and Luna Gold (to be renamed Trek Mining) with the funds to be used for repayment of debt and for exploation and development of the Aurizona gold project.
CAD $27,600,000 New IssueCo-Lead
INV Metals is a mineral resource company focused on the acquisition, exploration and development of base and precious metal projects in Ecuador. Clarus co-led a $27.6 million financing to help the Company advance its Loma Larga gold project.
CAD $57,500,000 New IssueLead
Aphria is one of Canada's largest licensed producers of medical marijuana. Clarus has assisted with Aphria's growth plans by successfully raising over $160 million across five transactions to fund the Company's Part IV expansion to 1 million+ sq. ft. of growing capacity.
CAD $25,000,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Neo Lithium Corp. holds mineral and surface rights over a lithium salar and brine lake complex in Argentina. Clarus previously led a $10 million financing and recently co-managed a $25 million financing to help develop the company's Tres Quebradas Lithium Project in Argentina.
CAD $15,000,000 New IssueLead
Kalytera Therapeutics Inc. is a biotech developer of non-psychoactive cannabinoid and endocannabinoid-like medicines. Clarus has raised $21 million across two transactions that allowed Kalytera to acquire their flagship Phase II Graph versus Host Disease (GvHD) clinical program.
CAD $26,600,000 New IssueCo-Manager
BioAmber (NYSE: BIOA) is a renewable materials company. Clarus co-managed a US$20 million financing to repay some of its corporate debt as it continues to secure financing for a second production facility.
CAD $17,300,000 New IssueCo-Manager
CannaRoyalty Corp. is building a diversified portfolio of investments in IP, consumable products, and extraction companies in the North American cannabis industry. Clarus has been involved in raising $22.5 million across two transactions to help the Company build out its portfolio.
CAD $34,500,000 New IssueLead
Golden Star, an established West African gold mining company operates two producing mines in Ghana. They were seeking access to growth capital to fund and accelerate their turnaround.
CAD $60,000,000 Initial Public OfferingCo-Manager
Cannimed has been cultivating pharmaceutical cannabis for over 15 years and is the only LP with a GMP compliant plant production process.
CAD $8,400,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Canabo, Canada's largest referral-only clinic for medical cannabis, has a business model to service as a peripheral to the growing MMJ market. Clarus co-managed a financing that provided the capital for Canabo to continue its growth trajectory.
CAD $287,558,000 Subscription ReceiptsCo-Manager
After a long association with senior management at various previous entities, Clarus has acted as co-lead or co-managed five equity financings in the past 3 years totaling $688 million.
CAD $40,300,000 New IssueLead
Clarus has been involved with Aphria since the Company was on the cusp of receiving their full license in the medicinal marijuana sector. The Company was seeking a go-public plan and access to growth capital in 2014. Since then, Clarus has successfully raised over $100 million for Aphria to help fully fund their expansion to over 1 million sq. ft of greehouse growing space.
CAD $46,000,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Park Lawn is one of the largest and is the only publicly traded death services company in Canada. Clarus co-managed a $46 million common share financing to help fund future acquisitions.
CAD $6,000,000 Subscription ReceiptsLead
Clarus helped raise $6 million for Kalytera Therapeutics Inc.—a biotech developer of non-psychoactive cannabinoid and endocannabinoid-like medicines.
CAD $4,999,000 Bought DealLead
Clarus led $4.9 million financing to help fund the growth of Breaking Data Corp.—a technology provider of semantic search, machine learning and natural language processing ("NLP").
CAD $10,000,000 Bought DealCo-Manager
Essential Energy Services Ltd. provides oilfield services to oil and natural gas producers, primarily in western Canada. Clarus helped raise $10 million in financing to fund: capital expenditures, reduce indebtedness, acquisitions, organic growth initiatives, working capital and for general corporate purposes.
CAD $129,500,000 Subscription ReceiptCo-Manager
Clarus helped raise over $129 million in financing for Klondex Mines Ltd. Proceeds will be used for further acquisition opportunities, for exploration growth at the Hollister Mine and the Esmeralda Mine, and development at the Hollister Mine.
CAD $5,004,000 Subscription ReceiptsCo-Lead
Clarus co-lead the raising of $5 million in capital for Cannabis Royalties & Holdings Corp.—a Vancouver based Company in the US and Canadian marijuana industries with a diversified portfolio of investments in IP, consumable products, extraction companies and consumables products.
CAD $21,000,000 New IssueCo-Manager
West African Resources Ltd. is a gold exploration company. Clarus assisted in raising $21 million to finance the exploration and resource definition at their Tanlouka Gold Project, debt repayment, and for general working capital purposes.
CAD $15,002,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Mettrum Health Corp is a Toronto-based company and leading licensed producer and vendor of medical cannabis under the MMPR. Proceeds from the offering will be used for plant expansion and production facility upgrades, including additional growing and oil extraction capacity at existing facilities, other growth opportunities and general corporate purposes.
CAD $80,819,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Clarus has co-lead or co-managed over four financings for Spartan Energy and has helped to raise over $400 million to further the company's strategic goals of exploration and development of natural gas reserves.
CAD $34,500,000 New IssueLead
Aphria, one of Canada's only greenhouse licensed producers, originally came to Clarus when the Company was on the cusp of receiving their full license in the medicinal marijuana sector and was seeking a go-public plan and access to growth capital. Clarus has helped raise nearly $60 million in three financings to help it grow its North American business.
CAD $26,450,000 Prospectus OfferingCo-Manager
Orezone is a Canadian company with a successful gold discovery track record and mine development experience in Burkina Faso, West Africa. The Company owns a 100% interest in Bomboré, the largest undeveloped oxide gold deposit in West Africa. The $26.5 million raised with the help of Clarus will go towards the development of the Bomboré Project.
Clarus raised an additional $6.5 million (for a total of $13.8 million) in financing for Golden Predator Mining Corp. Golden Predator is a Canadian gold mineral exploration company, is focused on advancing its high grade 3 Aces Project and the Brewery Creek project, a past producing heap leach gold operation in Canada's Yukon.
Golden Predator Mining Corp. is a Canadian gold mineral exploration company, which focuses in mining gold and other minerals. Proceeds will go towards advancing Golden Predator's high grade 3 Aces Project and the Brewery Creek project, a past producing heap leach gold operation in Canada's Yukon.
CAD $23,000,000 Private PlacementLead
Founders Advantage Capital Corp. engages in the provision of investment services. The $23 million raised in financing will further the Company’s business plan to acquire interests in private businesses, and for working capital requirements and general corporate purposes.
CAD $5,000,000 New IssueLead
Energold is a leading global specialty drilling company that services the mining, energy, water, infrastructure and manufacturing sectors in approximately 25 countries. The $5 million raised will assist in providing future growth, working capital and general corporate purposes.
CAD $143,750,000 Bought DealCo-Manager
Endeavour Mining Corp. will use the $144 million helped raised by Clarus to accelerate their organic growth potential by significantly expanding the current exploration programs in a long-term strategic exploration initiative leveraging Endeavour's high-quality West-African exploration portfolio, for the potential development of the Ity carbon-in-leach gold process plant and for general corporate purposes. The proceeds will also assist in maintaining a healthy balance sheet over the near term with a sound liquidity position while implementing this organic growth strategy.
CAD $17,600,000 Private PlacementCo-Manager
Savaria Corporation is one of North America's leaders in the accessibility industry. It provides accessibility solutions for the elderly and physically-challenged to increase their mobility and independence. The diversity of its product line is one of the most comprehensive on the market.
CAD $80,010,000 Prospectus OfferingCo-Manager
Servicing the Oil and Gas industry with high tech drilling and production chemicals, Clarus has helped raise over $185 million in three financings to help it grow its North American business.
CAD $10,000,000 Prospectus OfferingCo-Manager
Yangarra Resources Ltd. is a growth oriented, exploration focused oil and natural gas company with operations in Western Canada. The current financing will allow Yangarra to take advantage of opportunities in the current price environment including farm-ins, land acquisitions, drilling opportunities, infrastructure initiatives and equipment purchases. Clarus has helped raise over $55 million for Yangarra Resources in the last 3 years.
CAD $25,000,000 New IssueCo-Lead
Continental Gold is an advanced stage exploration and development company currently developing its flagship high-grade 9 MMoz Buriticá gold project in Colombia expected to be in production in 2018. Clarus has covered CNL since the discovery of the Buriticá deposit and has consistently been a top 5 trader of the stock. Clarus most recently helped raise $25 million to continue funding exploration and development expenditures.
CAD $10,000,000 Private PlacementCo-Lead
Neo Lithium Corp. holds mineral and surface rights over a newly discovered lithium salar and brine lake complex in Argentina that contains a rare lithium rich brine lake. The $10 million raised in financing will go towards the development of the company's Tres Quebradas Lithium Project in Argentina and for general corporate working capital purposes.
CAD $73,500,000 New IssueCo-Manager
DHX Media is a vertically integrated children's content provider and owner of the Family Channel. DHX markets and distributes its library of more than 11,000, half-hours of programming. Clarus co-managed a $73 million financing to help fund the development of branded content properties and associated global distribution plans.
CAD $6,900,000 Private PlacementCo-Manager
Firan is an aerospace and defense electronic product and subsystem supplier to customers around the globe. Clarus co-managed a $6.9 million financing to help fund growth and acquisition opportunities.
CAD $17,300,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Wesdome owns and operates the low cost Eagle River mine and mill in Wawa, Ontario. Clarus assisted in raising $17 million to finance the expansion of its mill and associated infrastructure as the Company aims to grow production towards 100,000 ounces per year.
CAD $115,100,000 New IssueCo-Lead
SEMAFO has been Clarus' longest standing client in the gold sector. Clarus advised SEMAFO on their $135 million acquisition of Orbis Gold in March 2015 while concurrently leading a $58 million financing. Clarus co-led the most recent $115 million financing and has helped raise over $400 million over the past 10 years.
CAD $27,071,000 New IssueCo-Lead
Merus is a rapidly growing Canadian specialty pharmaceutical company that acquires legacy pharmaceutical products for distribution mainly in Europe, but also in Canada. Clarus has co-led five equity transactions totaling over $155 million which has helped fund recent and future acquisitions.
CAD $96,250,000 New IssueCo-Manager
After a long association with senior management at various previous entities, Clarus acted as strategic advisor for the company's $121 million recapitalization and $495 million acquisition of Renegade Petroleum as well as co-lead or co-managed three equity financings totaling $320 million.
CAD $31,860,000 New IssueCo-Lead
GoldMoney (formerly BitGold) is a transformational Canadian international savings and payments service firm that allows people and businesses to send payments and transfers with physical gold. Clarus has played a significant role in raising the company $60 million through three oversubscribed financings.
CAD $75,225,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Clarus co-led a $132 million bought deal offering in 2013 that helped fund a transformational acquisition of Courtesy Chrysler (located in Calgary, operating three facilities). Since 2013, Clarus has helped AutoCanada raise over C$750 million through four financings and the Company has grown to become one of Canada's largest dealership groups.
CAD $10,000,000 New IssueLead
Aphria, one of Canada's only greenhouse licensed producers, originally came to Clarus when the Company was on the cusp of receiving their full license in the medicinal marijuana sector and was seeking a go-public plan and access to growth capital. Clarus assisted with successfully completing a $13 million financing in July 2014 and more recently lead a $10.0 million bought deal in November 2015 to support continued production and patient growth.
CAD $69,000,000 New IssueCo-Lead (Right)
Clarus has helped the company raise over $175 million with long term oriented institutional investors through four financings. Proceeds were used to pay for contrarian natural gas acquisitions.
CAD $26,270,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Clarus' rapid market response to the Klondex turnaround story led to our participation in a $26 million financing, with proceeds used for debt repayment and continued exploration and development.
CAD $70,125,000 Prospectus OfferingCo-Manager
Clarus helped raise $70 million in financing for Horizon North Logistics Inc. – a remote resource development service company that provides workforce accommodation solutions, camp management and catering services, and road and access matting solutions.
CAD $17,250,000 New IssueCo-Lead (Right)
Involved with UrtheCast when it was private UrtheCast has delivered on its goal of becoming an innovator in the earth observation market having installed cameras on the International Space Station. Clarus has helped raise UrtheCast over $150 million in equity through 4 transactions over the last 2 years, adding over 40 long-term institutional shareholders.
CAD $27,370,000 New IssueLead
After achieving tremendous success as a one-product company, CRH identified a major opportunity in the Gastro-Intestinal anesthesia market in the U.S. Clarus subsequently raised over $27 million in a very successful public offering that restored its financial capacity.
CAD $483,000,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Intertain is an online gaming operator and was created in 2014. A £426 million acquisition of Gamesys in February 2015 was partially funded by a $483 million equity offering within which, Clarus participated. They are now the world's largest operator of online bingo and offer over 150 casino titles in 3 currencies and 9 languages.
CAD $105,200,000 New IssueCo-Manager
Servicing the Oil and Gas industry with high tech drilling and production chemicals, Clarus has helped raise over $105 million in two financings to help it grow its North American business.