Dave Bustos, Royal Bank of Canada Capital Markets managing director and head of the Vancouver office is now a managing partner at Fort Capital Corp., according to Vlaad and Co., a Toronto-based financial services recruiting firm.
Goldcorp Inc., the world’s second- biggest gold miner by market value, raised its hostile bid for Canada’s Osisko Mining Corp. to about C$3.29 billion ($3.01 billion) to compete with an offer by Yamana Gold Inc.
Former Royal Bank of Canada vice president of mergers and acquisitions Artem Pirogov joined the corporate development and M&A group at General Motors Co., according to Vlaad and Co., a Toronto-based financial services recruiting firm.
A week after Goldcorp Inc. Chairman Ian Telfer said he didn’t expect anyone to thwart his company’s C$2.73 billion ($2.47 billion) hostile offer for Osisko Mining Corp., Yamana Gold Inc. is poised to do just that.
Osisko Mining Corp. agreed to sell a 50 percent stake in its mining and exploration assets to Yamana Gold Inc. in an attempt to block Goldcorp Inc.’s C$2.77 billion ($2.51 billion) hostile offer for the company.