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Cassels Represents the Underwriters in Equinox Gold’s $32.5 Million Private Placement


On October 12, 2018 Equinox Gold Corp. closed a brokered private placement of 34,215,000 subscription receipts at a price of $0.95 per subscription receipt for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately $32.5 million. The subscription receipts converted into common shares of Equinox Gold immediately prior to the acquisition by Equinox Gold of the Mesquite Mine from New Gold Inc.

The offering was completed by a syndicate of underwriters co-led by Scotia Capital Inc. and BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc., and including TD Securities Inc., CIBC World Markets Inc., Haywood Securities Inc., Raymond James Ltd., National Bank Financial Inc., Macquarie Capital Markets Canada Ltd. and Cormark Securities Inc.

Cassels acted for the underwriters with a deal team that included Chad Accursi, Pamela Hojilla, Randall Blom and Florence Lau (Securities and Mining).