CPI Card Group Inc. completes IPO

On October 15, 2015, CPI Card Group Inc. (the Company) completed its initial public offering of 17,250,000 shares of common stock at US$10.00 per share, including 2,250,000 shares of common stock sold by certain existing stockholders upon the exercise in full by the underwriters of their over-allotment option.

The common stock began trading on the NASDAQ Global Select Market and the TSX on October 9, 2015, under the ticker symbols “PMTS” and “PNT,” respectively.

BMO Capital Markets, Goldman, Sachs & Co. and CIBC acted as joint book-running managers for the offering, and Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, William Blair & Company, L.L.C, Raymond James Ltd, Scotiabank and GMP Securities L.P. acted as co-managers for the offering.

The Company was represented in Canada by Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP with a team including Daryl Clark, Joseph Garcia, Kathleen Keilty, Jamie Kariya, Nadia Kim and Lauren Akin (securities/corporate finance), and Kevin Zimka (tax), and in the US by Winston & Strawn LLP with a team including Andy McDonough, Steve Gavin, Arlene Lim, Courtney Tygesson (securities/corporate finance), Erik Lundgren (executive compensation) and Roger Lucas (tax).

The underwriters were represented in Canada by Stikeman Elliott LLP with a team including Michael Urbani, Stanley McKeen, Jared Bachynski and Vanessa Johnson (securities/corporate finance), and Kevin Guenther (tax), and in the US by Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP with a team including Christopher Cummings, Christian Kurtz and Rebecca Vasluianu (securities/corporate finance), David Mayo and Jason La (tax), and Charles Googe Jr. and Matthew Makover (intellectual property).