Toronto (August 26, 2019) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is ranked as the top firm in Canada in three categories, according to Bloomberg's Global Legal Advisor H1 2019 League Tables.

Overall, Bloomberg ranks BLG among the top two firms in the following six categories:

  • Ranked the #1 legal advisor to issuers by deal volume in the Canada Equity Offerings category
  • Ranked the #1 legal advisor to issuers by deal volume in the Canada Equity & Equity Linked category
  • Ranked the #1 legal advisor to issuers by deal volume in the Canada Equity, Equity Linked & Preferred category
  • Ranked the #2 legal advisor to issuers by deal count in the Canada Equity Offerings category
  • Ranked the #2 legal advisor to issuers by deal count in the Canada Equity & Equity Linked category
  • Ranked the #2 legal advisor to issuers by deal count in the Canada Equity, Equity Linked & Preferred category

As well, we maintained our top ranking for Canada All Debt: legal advisor to issuer (by deal value) as tabulated by Refinitiv (formerly Thomson Reuters) and ranked among the top ten firms in Canada in four categories in the Financial Post.

The firm also received improved rankings in all M&A league table categories as tabulated by Bloomberg, Refinitiv and Mergermarket.

BLG's Securities and Capital Markets Group continues to successfully serve our clients and handle all types of corporate and securities transactions, both domestically and internationally, through the Firm's Corporate Finance and Securities practices.