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Year called to bar: 1998
Alexandra Iliopoulos is a partner in the Securities Group at Cassels. She has experience representing a broad range of issuers and investment dealers on a variety of transactions, including corporate finance transactions, mergers & acquisitions and metal streaming transactions. Alex regularly advises companies on general corporate and securities law matters including governance and compliance. She is recognized as a leader in her field by The Best Lawyers in Canada and IFLR1000. She was called to the Bar in Ontario in 1998.
On May 10, 2018, First Majestic acquired all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Primero Mining Corp. (Primero) and shareholders of Primero received 0.03325 First Majestic shares for each share of Primero held pursuant to a court-approved plan of arrangement under the Business Corporations Act (British Columbia).
On March 17, 2015, Silver Wheaton Corp. completed a bought deal common share offering pursuant to the multijurisdictional disclosure system (MJDS). An aggregate of 38,930,000 common shares were sold for aggregate gross proceeds of US$800 million. Silver Wheaton used the net proceeds to fund its acquisition of an additional 25 per cent gold stream from Vale S.A.’s Salobo Mine, located in Brazil.