BC Ferries Bond Financing

BC Ferries completed a $200-million offering 4.702 per cent senior secured bonds due October 23, 2043. The bonds, which are rated A by DBRS and A+ by Standard & Poor's, were sold to institutional investors in Canada only on a private placement basis. The syndicate of agents for the offering consisted of CIBC World Markets Inc., RBC Dominion Securities Inc., BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc., TD Securities Inc., and Scotia Capital Inc.

BC Ferries was represented by McCarthy Tétrault LLP with a team of Linda Brown, Robin Mahood and Fleur Heck.

The syndicate of agents were represented by Farris, Vaughan, Wills & Murphy LLP with a team of Trevor Scott, Thierry Keable, Lisa Andrew and Ron Dueck (tax).