199 Bay St, Suite 5300, Commerce Court West, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1986 (ON); 1996 (England & Wales)
Philip Henderson is Co-Head of the Financial Products & Services Group and served on the Partnership Board from 2003 to 2009. His practice focuses principally on corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions, capital markets, and securities law matters including structured products and derivatives. Philip advises a wide variety of clients on complex corporate and securities law matters including with respect to investment funds, financial institutions, initial public offerings and other underwritings, structured products, and derivatives. He has extensive experience with equity and credit derivative structured transactions, equity and debt finance transactions, initial public offerings, and M&A transactions. Philip is a member of the International Bar Association and the American Bar Association. He was an Adjunct Professor at the Faculty of Law of the University of Western Ontario, where he taught Advanced Company Law, from 1992 to 1994. Philip was a member of the Ontario Securities Commission Task Force on Debt-Like Derivatives from 1996 to 1999.
On June 21, 2017, Algoma Central Corp. (Algoma) completed its offering of $75 million aggregate principal amount of 5.25-per-cent convertible unsecured subordinated debentures (the Debentures) at a price of $1,000 per debenture on a bought-deal basis to a syndicate of underwriters led by CIBC Capital Markets, and including Scotia Capital Inc., TD Securities Inc., National Bank Financial Inc., GMP Securities L.P., Cormark Securities Inc. and Raymond James Ltd. (collectively, the Underwriters).
On October 2, 2015, Royal Bank of Canada completed a public offering of 6,000,000 non-viable contingent capital Non-Cumulative First Preferred Shares, Series BJ at $25 per share for gross proceeds of $150 million.
On June 5, 2015, Royal Bank of Canada completed a public offering of 6,000,000 non-viable contingent capital Non-Cumulative First Preferred Shares, Series BH at a price of $25 per share for gross proceeds of $150 million.
On March 13, 2015, Royal Bank of Canada completed a public offering of 12,000,000 non-cumulative 5-year rate reset preferred shares (non-viable contingent capital (NVCC)) at a price of $25 per share for total proceeds of $300M.
Royal Bank of Canada completed a public offering of 24-million non-cumulative 5-year rate reset preferred shares (non-viable contingent capital (NVCC)) at a price of $25 per share for total proceeds of $600 million.
Dream Hard Asset Alternatives Trust (Dream Alternatives) completed its initial public offering with the issuance of 72,617,739 units to ROI Canadian High Income Mortgage Fund, ROI Canadian Mortgage Income Fund, ROI Canadian Real Estate Fund and ROI Institutional Private Placement Fund (ROI Funds), which were then distributed to the unitholders of the ROI Funds, and the issuance of 1 million units to Return On Innovation Advisors Ltd. (ROI Capital), all pursuant to a prospectus of Dream Alternatives dated July 4, 2014.