All Group Financial Services acquired by Hampton Financial

January 12, 2017

On January 12, 2017, Hampton Financial Corporation (TSXV: HFC) announced that it had acquired the wealth management business of Canadian independent investment dealer All Group Financial Services Inc. (“All Group”), a member of the Investment Regulatory Organization of Canada (“IIROC”) and the Canadian Investor Protection Fund.

Hampton Financial Corporation, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Hampton Securities Limited (“HSL”), is actively engaged in family office, wealth management, institutional services and capital markets activities. HSL is a full service investment dealer, regulated by the IIROC and registered in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Northwest Territories, Ontario and Quebec.

Miller Thomson advised All Group with respect to this transaction, including providing advice related to seeking and obtaining a bulk transfer exemption from IIROC, with a team that included Geoff Clarke and Jonathan Tong (capital markets & securities/M&A).