ScotiaMocatta Precious and Base Metal


We provide a full range of advisory, financing and capital markets solutions to clients in the oil and gas sector around the world. These clients include the majors, independent producers ranging in size from junior to senior, national oil companies, royalty trusts and companies in the midstream and pipeline sectors.

Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions (through Scotia Waterous)

  • Acquisitions, mergers and divestitures of public and private companies
  • Assessment of strategic alternatives and shareholder value maximization
  • Takeover defense strategies and planning
  • Valuations and fairness opinions
  • Other advisory services, including capital markets, capital structure, dividend policy, shareholder relations, etc.

Asset Acquisitions and Divestitures (through Scotia Waterous)

  • Acquisitions & divestitures of upstream and midstream oil and gas assets
  • Asset valuations

Debt and Equity Financing
(through Scotia Waterous and other business lines within Global Banking and Markets)

  • Corporate lending
  • Investment grade debt
  • High yield debt
  • Equity underwriting and distribution for public and private companies
  • Private placements
  • Equity sales, trading and research