Yamana Gold Inc. completes sale of Equinox Gold Inc. shares and warrants for $120 million

April 15, 2020

On April 15, 2020, Yamana Gold Inc. (TSX:YRI, NYSE:AUY) (“Yamana”) announced the completion of its sale of 12,000,000 common shares of Equinox Gold Corp. (“Equinox”) and 6,000,000 warrants of Yamana to purchase common shares of Equinox to qualified purchasers, for gross proceeds of $120 million. The shares and warrants were sold through Stifel GMP and Cormark Securities Inc.

Yamana Gold Inc. is a Canadian-based precious metals producer with significant gold and silver production, development stage properties, exploration properties, and land positions throughout the Americas, including Canada, Brazil, Chile and Argentina.

Miller Thomson advised Stifel GMP and Cormark Securities Inc. in this transaction with a team led by Lawrence Wilder (Capital Markets & Securities), and comprised of Adam Kline, Jonathan Tong and Abid Ahmed (Capital Markets & Securities), as well as Neil Gurmukh (Corporate Tax).