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  • Canadian M&A Market Recap: May 2017

    Posted By: Valitas Capital Partners

    One hundred and seventy-three Canadian M&A transactions closed in May. Year to date, M&A closed deal count is 6.2% higher than the comparable period in 2016. The Canadian dollar appreciated relative to the U.S. dollar by 1.43 cents, ending the month at 74 cents.

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  • Canadian Market Recap: Week Ended May 26

    Posted By: Karen Fisman, Anwar Khan, JT Paliwal, Clear Li, Michael Mazza, Chris Angelatos and Paris Aden

    Forty-two Canadian M&A transactions closed this past week. Year to date, M&A closed deal count is 10.3% higher than the comparable period in 2016. The Canadian dollar appreciated by 0.52 cents, ending the week at 74 cents. The TSX was down 0.3% and underperformed the S&P 500 by 1.0% in U.S. dollar terms.

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  • We are pleased to announce that Geoff Bennett has joined Valitas Capital as a partner. Geoff’s extensive financial services career has evolved into several investment banking and business development roles over the past 25 years. Geoff will maintain coverage of the Western Canadian marketplace for Valitas.

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  • Canadian Market Recap: Week Ended May 19

    Posted By: Karen Fisman, Anwar Khan, JT Paliwal, Clear Li, Chris Angelatos, Michael Mazza and Paris Aden

    Forty-five Canadian M&A transactions closed this past week. Year to date, M&A closed deal count is 10.8% higher than the comparable period in 2016. The Canadian dollar appreciated by 0.95 cents, ending the week at 74 cents. The TSX was down 0.5% and outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.2% in U.S. dollar terms.

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  • The Geek’s Reading List: May 12, 2017

    Posted By: Brian Piccioni

    Highlights from this week's tech report include Artificial Intelligence failing on Kentucky Derby predictions, everything you need to know about 5G and Britain’s entire health network hit by a major hacking attack. The Geek's Reading List is a weekly publication written by Valitas advisor, Brian Piccioni.

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  • Canadian M&A Market Recap: Week Ended May 12

    Posted By: Karen Fisman, Christopher Abt, Anwar Khan, Miranda Li, Yingxi Liao

    Fifty-Four Canadian M&A transactions closed this past week. Year to date, M&A closed deal count is 10.3% higher than the comparable period in 2016. The Canadian dollar depreciated by 0.10 cents, ending the week at 73 cents. The TSX was down 0.4% and underperformed the S&P 500 by 0.1% in U.S. dollar terms.

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  • Canadian M&A Market Recap: Week Ended May 5

    Posted By: Karen Fisman, Christopher Abt, Anwar Khan, Miranda Li, Louis Goldberg

    Forty-Six Canadian M&A transactions closed this past week. Year to date, M&A closed deal count is 11.4% higher than the comparable period in 2016. The Canadian dollar depreciated by 0.15 cents, ending the week at 73 cents. The TSX was down 0.2% and underperformed the S&P 500 by 0.9% in U.S. dollar terms.

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  • The Geek's Reading List: May 5th

    Posted By: Brian Piccioni

    Highlights from this week's tech report include IBM's warning that it accidentally shipped flash drives with malware, the trend towards blocking digital ads and the development of an apple-picking robot. The Geek's Reading List is a weekly publication written by Valitas advisor, Brian Piccioni.

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