Our High Conviction Equities (HCE) team are active, strategic partners who are comfortable leading, co-leading or participating in investment rounds, with the operational expertise to take companies from pre- to post-IPO.
HCE deploy's capital for opportunities, including pre-IPO situations, private investments in public equities (PIPEs) and high-conviction positions in earnings-positive, mature companies.
With HCE's Alternative Capital Solutions strategy, we offer structured and flexible capital solutions that can include equity and quasi-equity options.
Flexible capital solutions: Bespoke equity and structured product solutions tailored to companies’ needs.
Value-add: Power of the platform via private and public equities, venture, infrastructure, credit and real estate resources.
Long-term partnership: Multi-year investment horizon with a patient approach and the ability to support post-IPO.
Global mindset: On-the-ground presence across North America, Europe and Asia.
A selection of investments
Intact Financial Corporation
Intact Financial Corporation is the largest provider of property and casualty (P&C) insurance in Canada and a leading provider of specialty insurance in North America, with over $11 billion in total annual premiums.
Headquartered in Italy, Intercos is the leading business-to-business cosmetics and skincare manufacturer, serving 26 out of the 30 top beauty brands globally.
Launched in 2012, Lyft is a multimodal transportation network focused on personal mobility (ride-sharing, bikes and scooters). The company is based in San Francisco, California and operates in 644 cities in the United States and 12 cities in Canada.