Masliyah Daniel

Daniel H.S. Masliyah


Corporate Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions and Securities Lawyer at Bennett Jones Toronto

T: 416.777.6236
Daniel Masliyah practices corporate and securities law with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and corporate governance matters. He advises clients in a range of industry sectors such as gaming, mining, technology, health care, media & telecom, and real estate on corporate finance transactions (such as initial public offerings, secondary market offerings, private placements of equity and debt securities and private equity investments) and M&A transactions (such as takeover bids, plans of arrangement and other business combinations). In addition, Daniel provides advice on regulatory and compliance issues to public issuers, including continuous disclosure, securities regulatory and corporate governance obligations.

Prior to joining Bennett Jones as an associate, Daniel summered and articled with the firm and in 2014 was seconded to the Ontario Securities Commission where he worked in the Enforcement Branch. Daniel is a member of the Canadian Bar Association and the Ontario Bar Association and is also a registered notary public.

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  • Era Resources Inc. in connection with its going private transaction by way of a court-approved plan of arrangement under the Canada Business Corporations Act.
  • Fuzhou Bonded Zone Hejili Equity Investment Limited Partnership in connection with its US$21 million equity investment in Hydrogenics Corporation by private placement.  Read more
  • Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited's refinancing which included a $125 million senior secured revolving credit facility, a US$440 million senior secured term loan facility and US$255 million of second priority senior secured notes due 2024, involving a syndicate of investment banks led by Morgan Stanley, and including SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, BMO Capital Markets, Macquarie Capital, CIBC Capital Markets, National Bank of Canada Financial Markets and ING.

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