Fairness Opinions and Valuations Case Studies

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Systech Retail Systems Inc.


take-over bid by




Torex PLC



fairness opinion by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Confidential Private Real Estate Corporation



required a valuation of a portfolio of properties in conjunction with their sale.


real estate valuation provided by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Asset-Backed Commercial Paper ("ABCP")








Court Appointed Financial Advisor to the Ad Hoc Committee of non-bank sponsored ABCP
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Addenda Capital











fairness opinion and formal valuation pursuant to
MI 61 — 101 by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
AMR Technologies Inc.
now Neo Material Technologies


merged with

Magnaquench, Inc.



financial due diligence assistance, accounting support and fairness opinion by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
BCE






proposed privatization transaction






valuation analysis by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
BioCapital Investments Limited Partnership



going private transaction


fairness opinion and formal valuation pursuant to OSC Rule 61—501
and
Quebec Policy Q—27
of the CVMQ by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
CI Funds

Proposed merger of limited partnerships into single master partnership




fairness opinion and
formal valuation
valuation by
pursuant to OSC Rule 61-501
of certain limited
partnerships by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Confidential Corporations in the Forestry Industry




sale of assets in connection with an IPO







fairness opinion by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Confidential Healthcare Public Sector Client



several transactions






fairness opinions to assist in decision making and for corporate governance by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Confidential Public Company in the Financial Services Industry

anticipated take-over bid








fairness opinion and
MI 61—101 formal
valuation by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Confidential Real Estate Public Sector Client


proposed transaction with private sector participants





fairness opinion to assist in decision making and for corporate governance purposes by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Dectron Internationale Inc.











fairness opinion and formal valuation pursuant
to MI 61 — 101 by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Fraser Papers Inc.




proposed transaction involving


Katahdin Paper Operations and Fraser Papers Inc

fairness opinion and formal valuation pursuant to OSC Rule 61—501 by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Great Lakes Hydro Income Fund, through its subsidiary Great Lakes Power Trust

proposed acquisition of renewable energy assests for an enterprise value of $1.4 billion

fairness opinion
and fornal valuation
pursuant to MI 61-101 by

PricewaterhouseCoopers
Insurance Corporation of Barbados Limited




take over bid by



BF & M Limited



fairness review by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Luscar Coal Limited, Sherritt Coal Partnership II, and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board




fairness opinion to the holders of Luscar's 9.75% senior publicly traded notes by, and financial advisor to Luscar Coal Limited
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Multi-fund Income Trust


unsolicited take over bid by


Amalgamated Income Limited Partnership




fairness opinion by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Premium Brands



conversion from a publicly-traded corporation to a publicly-traded income trust







fairness opinion by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Sterlite Gold Ltd.










independent valuation subject to insider takeover bid in accordance with OSC Rule 61—501 by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
The Health Care and Biotechnology Venture Fund


certain investments







fairness opinion and formal valuation pursuant to OSC Rule 61-501 by
PricewaterhouseCoopers
The Molson Brothers and Limited Partners


acquired the Gillett family's interests in


the Montreal Canadiens, the Bell Centre and Gillett Entertainment Group

sole financial advisor to acquirer
PricewaterhouseCoopers