Q4 Inc. initial public offering on TSX

Industry: High Tech - Products & Software

On Oct. 29, 2021, Q4 Inc. completed its initial public offering of common shares on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Pursuant to the offering, Q4 raised gross proceeds of approximately $100 million. Q4 plans to use the proceeds to repay debts related to its credit facilities and to pursue its growth strategies, including expanding its customer base through sales and marketing, channel partnerships and product development. Q4 also plans to use a portion of the proceeds on acquisition transactions.

The Offering was made through a syndicate of underwriters led by CIBC Capital Markets, National Bank Financial Inc. and Credit Suisse Securities (Canada), Inc.

Q4 Inc. is a capital markets communications platform that aims to transform the way publicly traded companies, investors and investment banks make decisions to efficiently discover, communicate and engage with each other. The Q4 end-to-end technology platform facilitates interactions across the capital markets through its IR website products, virtual events solutions, capital markets customer relationship management solution and shareholder and market analytics tools. The firm is a partner to over 2,500 public companies including approximately 50 per cent of the S&P 500 constituent companies. Q4 is based in Toronto, with offices in New York and London.

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP advised Q4 with a team consisting of
James Brown,
Amelia Miao,
Jesany Killam-Michel,
Emery White (capital markets),
Jason Comerford (U.S. capital markets),
Lynne Lacoursière (executive compensation),
Chad Bayne,
Horatiu Porime,
Andrew Irwin,
Jordana Corber-Tovel (emerging and high growth companies),
Timothy Hughes,
James Chang (tax).