Fulcrum Capital Partners Has Acquired the Operations of HSBC Capital (Canada) Inc. From HSBC Bank Canada

Fulcrum Capital Partners is pleased to announce that it has acquired the mid-market mezzanine lending and private equity investment operations of HSBC Capital (Canada) Inc. from HSBC Bank Canada.

Led by former employees of its predecessor company, HSBC Capital (Canada) Inc., Fulcrum Capital Partners will manage over C$700 million with a focus on providing flexible private equity, mezzanine and bridge financing to entrepreneurial business in Canada. These investments typically support management buyouts, acquisitions, going private transactions, leveraged buyouts, corporate growth, financial restructurings and project and property financings. Over its 18 year history, HSBC Capital (Canada) Inc. has provided over C$1 billion of growth capital to more than 120 high-potential companies. Supported by 13 experienced investment professionals in Vancouver and Toronto, Fulcrum Capital Partners is capable of serving businesses across Canada and has experience investing in a range of industries including services, manufacturing and distribution. Fulcrum Capital Partners will continue to focus on deploying new private equity and mezzanine capital commitments while harvesting and growing its portfolio of over 25 existing investments.