Mergers and Acquisitions

In Canada, Scotiabank offers a full range of mergers and acquisitions financial advisory services, and is a recognized leader in the field. In the United States, we advise clients on M&A transactions that are predominantly cross-border deals. In Mexico, we provide full service M&A capabilities, and have earned a solid reputation in the Mexican market.

Our services include:

  • Acquisitions and divestitures of public and private companies
  • Assessing strategic alternatives and maximizing shareholder value
  • Takeover defence strategies and planning
  • Restructurings, recapitalizations and workouts
  • Fairness opinions and valuations

Our experience is complemented by Scotiabank's global reach, enhancing our ability to effectively execute assignments for our clients. Our broad network of contacts and relationships enables us to facilitate, where desired, a comprehensive approach to solving clients' merger and acquisition objectives.

Our principal objective is to provide excellent service while meeting the highest standards of integrity. Over the years we have achieved an impressive track record in providing merger and acquisition services to Canadian and international clients. We have earned a reputation among our clients for advice which is both valuable and objective.


For further information, please contact:

Don Robertson
Managing Director and Head,
Mergers and Acquisitions
T 416.863.7573

David Potter
Managing Director and Head
Global Investment Banking - Energy
T 403.261.2378

Vinicio Alvarez
Managing Director and Head,
Debt Capital Markets
T 5255.9179.5222