The clients that Bryce works with most appreciate his ability to uncomplicate securities laws and provide strategic advice which informs and guides their business decisions. Bryce assists clients in the successful completion of their domestic and cross-border M&A activity. Bryce has extensive experience in structuring friendly and hostile take-over bids, plans of arrangement, amalgamations, share and asset purchases and reverse take-over transactions. Bryce advises issuers and underwriters on raising debt or equity capital through IPOs, bought deals and other prospectus offerings and private placements, including private equity investment and early stage angel and venture financings. Bryce advises Canadian and international clients on securities dealer, adviser and fund manager registration issues, particularly relating to compliance in respect of private equity and hedge fund formation and the marketing and distribution of fund securities to Canadian investors. Bryce is a trusted advisor to the boards of a number of public and private clients and regularly advises on corporate governance best practices and policies, directors’ duties and liabilities, continuous disclosure obligations, insider trading policies, equity incentive compensation plans and related party transactions.