Canada’s Leading Investment Banking Boutique
M&A, Capital Raising, Restructuring, Merchant Banking.
Canada’s largest independent advisory firm
Principals, each with a minimum of 20 years of experience
In completed transactions since inception
Deep and diversified expertise
We approach every engagement with our clients’ key objectives at the forefront and leverage our innovative thinking, deep sector knowledge and extensive transaction record to achieve results. Our expertise spans a broad range of core industries, including:
Our diverse experience and successful track record have been built on the principles of thoughtful, dynamic and unbiased advice with a recognition that every client, business and transaction situation is different and unique. Here are some recent transaction successes that demonstrate our ability to get results.
May 2022: Origin Merchant Partners Advises Think Research on its $25 million convertible loan facility
Origin Merchant Partners is pleased to announce that Think Research Corporation (“Think”) has closed an initial advance of $10 million from Beedie Investments Ltd (“Beedie”) under a convertible loan facility of up to $25 million. Origin Merchant Partners was the exclusive financial advisor to Think with respect to this transaction.
Think (TSXV: THNK) (OTCQB: THKKF) is focused on transforming healthcare with their evidence-based digital health software solutions, aiming to deliver the latest clinical information and data to empower clinicians. The Company is a trusted health system partner to a global client base that spans five continents across more than 13,000 healthcare facilities, rapidly growing through organic growth and a highly acquisitive strategy.
Beedie is the private equity arm managing the alternative investments and assets for Beedie Development Group (Real Estate Development). Beedie provides flexible financing solutions to companies seeking growth capital for acquisitions, new product launches, sales and marketing efforts and other strategic initiatives.
February 2022: Origin Merchant Partners Acts as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Trafalgar on its sale to CATC
Origin Merchant Partners is pleased to announce that Trafalgar Addiction Treatment Centre Inc. (“Trafalgar”) has been acquired by Canadian Addiction Treatment Centres (“CATC”). Origin Merchant Partners acted as exclusive financial advisor to Trafalgar with respect to this transaction.
Trafalgar is an industry-leading addiction treatment provider founded in 2013 to provide Cognitive Behavioural Therapy based protocols to address addictions and concurrent mental health disorders. Trafalgar’s programs, both inpatient and virtual, are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities with the virtual outpatient programming being the first of its kind to receive such accreditation.
CATC was founded in 1995 with the mission to expand access to evidence-based addiction treatment for people suffering from opioid use disorder. CATC offers a comprehensive care model designed to meet the broader health needs of patients including Methadone and Suboxone assisted therapy, harm reduction services, basic primary care, and inpatient treatment such as at their GreeneStone residence.
January 2022: Origin Merchant Partners Acts as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Powerline on its sale to MYR Group
Origin Merchant Partners is pleased to announce that Powerline Plus Ltd. and PLP Redimix, Ltd. (collectively “Powerline”) have been acquired by MYR Group Inc. (“MYR Group”). Origin Merchant Partners acted as exclusive financial advisor to Powerline with respect to this transaction.
Powerline is a leading full-service electrical distribution construction company, headquartered in Toronto, Ontario. Founded in 1990, Powerline has grown in both size and stature, rapidly moving to the forefront of its industry. With a scope of operations that encompasses engineering and design, civil, electrical and distributed generation and other services, Powerline provides innovative, reliable, and cost-effective solutions, tailored to customer budgets, timelines, and environmental pressures.
MYR Group (NASDAQ: MYRG) is a holding company of leading specialty contractors serving the electric utility infrastructure, commercial and industrial construction markets throughout the United States and Canada, with the experience and expertise to complete electrical installations of any type and size.