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Nemaska Lithium Completes $1.1 Billion Financing Package


On May 30, 2018, Nemaska Lithium Inc. closed a C$1.1 billion project financing package to fund the construction, commissioning, working capital and reserve funds for the Whabouchi lithium mine and the Shawinigan electrochemical plant, as well as for general working capital.

Cassels acted for the managers of a US$350 million offering of senior secured callable bonds completed on a private placement basis through Clarksons Platou Securities and Pareto Securities, as joint lead managers with a deal team that included Nancy Choi, Cathy Mercer, Brian Dominique, Tom Kapsales and Chandimal Nicholas (Securities/ Business), Peter Sullivan, Joseph Bellissimo and Lauren Grossman (Financial Services) and Christopher Norton (Tax).

Cassels acted for the underwriters of a C$280 million public offering of common shares on a bought deal basis led by National Bank Financial Inc., BMO Capital Markets and Cantor Fitzgerald Canada Corporation as joint bookrunners with a deal team that included Nancy Choi, Andrea FitzGerald and Chandimal Nicholas (Securities/ Business) and Christopher Norton (Tax).