CGI Establishes $415M Credit Facility

Montreal-headquartered CGI Group Inc., entered into a $415 million credit facility with a banking syndicate led by CIBC as co-lead arranger, bookrunner and administrative agent, and including The Toronto-Dominion Bank (which acted as co-lead arranger and syndication agent), Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, Caisse centrale Desjardins (which acted as co-lead arranger and documentation agent), Bank of Montreal, Royal Bank of Canada and United Overseas Bank Limited. The deal closed on November 13, 2002.

CGI Group was represented by McCarthy Tétrault LLP in Montreal and London, England. The McCarthy Tétrault team included Jean-René Gauthier, Sylvain Vauclair, Jean-François Boisvenu, Dwight Gomes and Richard O’Doherty, assisted by Barbara Yadley and Deno Doyle of Holland & Knight LLP in Tampa, Florida. Kenneth Atlas and Lise Morissette of Heenan Blaikie LLP acted for the banking syndicate.


Lise Morissette Dwight Gomes Dino Doyle Richard O'Doherty Sylvain A. Vauclair Barbara M. Yadley