Quebecor World Amends Credit Facilities

Quebecor World Inc. and Quebecor World (USA) Inc., the borrowers, amended and restructured their existing credit facilities totalling US$1 billion, on November 7, 2003. Royal Bank of Canada acted as administrative agent of the syndicated cross-border financing granted by a syndicate of Canadian, US and foreign banks.

The borrowers were represented in Canada by Ogilvy Renault, with a team that included Christian Sioufi and Catherine Mateu (banking) and Jules Charette (tax) in Montreal; and assisted in the US by Arnold & Porter in New York, with a team that included John Willett and Lily Lu, and Richard Andersen and Mayrav Teller (tax). The syndicate of lenders was represented by Stikeman Elliott LLP in Montreal, with a team that included Jean Lamothe and Caroline Boutin (banking) and Roanne Bratz and Derek Chiasson (tax).


Derek Chiasson Mayrav Teller Caroline Boutin John Willett Jules Charette Richard Andersen Jean G. Lamothe Roanne Bratz Lily Lu Catherine Mateu