One of Canada’s foremost capital markets specialists, underwriters and
M&A advisors

Cormark Securities Inc. (“Cormark”) is a leading independent investment dealer focused on providing comprehensive coverage of Canadian listed companies to domestic and international institutional investors from offices in Toronto and Calgary.

35+

Years serving
our clients

$90B+

Gross proceeds raised
in last 10 years

850+

Institutional client relationships

   #1   

Top ranked research
in Canada

240+

Companies under research coverage

100%

Employee owned

Our Areas of Expertise

Research

We provide research on every major sector of the Canadian market and have 17 publishing analysts providing coverage on 240+ companies.

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Sales & Trading

Our capital market professionals provide well thought out coverage to our clients in all geographies.

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Investment Banking

When we commit services or capital to a client or transaction, we strive to deliver the expertise and resources of the entire firm.

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“Our clients always come first. We seek to enhance the reputations of both our firm and the industry within which it works through our interactions with our clients, competitors, and the investing public.”

– Scott Lamacraft, CFA | Chief Executive Officer

Our Guiding Principles

We are separated from other dealers (boutique and bank-owned) in the Canadian marketplace by our unique platform and approach to the brokerage business

Employee Owned

Ensures thoughtful and responsible use of capital and relationship decisions

Comfort in knowing that all Cormark team members have a vested interest in our business and reputation, creating a culture of collaboration to obtain the optimal outcomes

Truly Independent

We don’t have proprietary products (funds, debt, etc.) which permits an objective viewpoint and allows us to provide our clients with the best advice

Knowledge-led Approach

Dedication to a “research-led” platform, demonstrates our commitment to clients – not here today, gone tomorrow

Assures that each pillar of our business has a detailed understanding of the needs, issues and strategic goals of our clients

Interests Aligned with Client

We make a financial commitment to understand and help develop our clients’ business and market position

Our structure leads to developing longer-term relationships with clients


Our research provides comprehensive coverage of approximately 240 mid-cap and emerging growth companies focusing on the following industry groups:

Agriculture

 

 

Kyle McPhee

 

Alternative Energy
Industrial Technology

 

 

MacMurray Whale

 

Cannabis

 

 

Jesse Pytlak

Kyle McPhee

 

Communications
& Media

 

 

David McFadgen

 

Consumer Products

 

 

Kyle McPhee

Maggie MacDougall

 

Energy Services

 

 

Amir Arif

Brent Watson

Garett Ursu

 

Financial Services

 

 

Jeff Fenwick

Meny Grauman

 

Healthcare

 

 

Kyle McPhee

 

Industrial Products

 

 

David Ocampo

Jeff Fenwick

Maggie MacDougall

 

Mining

 

Richard Gray

Stefan Ioannou

Tyron Breytenbach

MacMurray Whale

 

Oil & Gas

 

 

Amir Arif

Brent Watson

Garett Ursu

 

Quantitative
& Technical

 

 

Mark Deriet

 

Special Situations

 

 

Kyle McPhee

MacMurray Whale

Maggie MacDougall

 

Technology

 

 

Gavin Fairweather

 

Transportation

 

 

David Ocampo

 

“Our equity sales, trading and research professionals provide Canadian and international institutional investors with top-tier execution and insightful investment ideas“

– Scott Lamacraft, CFA | Chief Executive Officer

Recent Transactions

$625 Million

has acquired certain assets from

$1.2 Billion

has acquired

US$1.1 Billion

has acquired

$520 Million

has acquired

$856 Million

has acquired

$220 Million

Co-Lead
Equity / IPO

$788 Million

across 12 transactions

Lead / Co-Lead
Equity / IPO

$613 Million

across 5 transactions

Co-Lead / Co-Manager
Equity / Debt

$672 Million

Co-Lead
Equity

$174 Million

across 6 transactions

Lead / Co-Lead
Equity