Gold Wheaton Completes $115M Public Offering

Gold Wheaton Gold Corp. completed a public offering on March 5, 2009 of 460 million units, with each unit comprised of one common share and one half of one common share purchase warrant, raising aggregate gross proceeds of $115 million. The syndicate of underwriters was co-led by Paradigm Capital Inc., Canaccord Capital Corporation and GMP Securities L.P., and included BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc. and Scotia Capital Inc.

Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP acted as Canadian counsel to Gold Wheaton with a team that included Iain Mant, Benjamin Lee and Caroline Clapham (securities) and Frank Schober (tax). Dorsey & Whitney LLP acted as US counsel to Gold Wheaton with a team that included Christopher Barry and Shona Smith.

Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP acted as Canadian counsel to the underwriters with a team that included Sander Grieve, Linda Misetich, Eric Foster and Liz Fraser (securities) and Zahra Nurmohamed (tax). Martin Glass of Goodwin Procter LLP acted as US counsel to the syndicate of underwriters.