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This is part of the Report on Business annual Big Deals package of stories and tables about financing and investment banking.

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RankValue (US$Bil)Date (2018)Target nameAcquirer nameTarget advisersAcquirer advisersTarget legal advisersAcquirer legal advisers
117Jan. 30RefinitivBlackstone; Canada Pension Plan Investment Board; GICGuggenheim Securities; TD Securities; Centerview Partners; LazardBank of America Merrill Lynch; Citigroup; JPMorgan; Canson Capital Partner; Goldman Sachs; Morgan StanleyWachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz; Torys; Norton Rose Fulbright; Gibson Dunn & Crutcher; Allen & Overy; Clifford Chance; Goodwin Procter; Winston & StrawnSimpson Thacher & Bartlett; Dechert; Weil Gotshal & Manges; Osler Hoskin & Harcourt; Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas
213.2Nov. 13Johnson Controls' Power Solutions BusinessBrookfield Business Partners; Caisse de dépôt et placement du QuébecCenterview Partners; Barclays; Duff & PhelpsCredit Suisse; JPMorgan; Bank of America Merrill Lynch; BMO Nesbitt Burns; CIBC World Markets; Citi; Deutsche Bank; Goldman Sachs; HSBC Holdings RBC Dominion Securities; Scotia Capital; TD Securities; BarclaysSimpson Thacher & Bartlett; Arthur Cox;White & Case; White & Case; Noerr Stiefenhofer Lutz; AZB & PartnersDavis Polk & Wardwell;Baker McKenzie; Cahill Gordon& Reindel; Weil Gotshal & Manges; Kirkland & Ellis; McCann Fitzgerald
311.4July 31Forest City Realty TrustBrookfield Asset ManagementLazard; Goldman Sachs; Morgan StanleyBank of America Merrill Lynch; Barclays; BMO Nesbitt Burns; Citi; Deutsche Bank; RBC Dominion Securities; TD Securities; Moelis & Co;Scotia Capital; CIBC World MarketsSullivan & Cromwell; Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz; Paul, WeissSkadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom; Weil Gotshal & Manges; Torys; Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; DLA Piper
410May 17Enbridge Energy PartnersEnbridgeGoldman Sachs; Evercore PartnersBank of America Merrill Lynch; Scotia CapitalBracewell; Morris Nichols Arsht & Tunnell; Cleary Gottlieb Steen & HamiltonMcCarthy Tétrault; Sullivan & Cromwell; Vinson & Elkins
57.7Nov. 1Newfield ExplorationEncanaJPMorgan; Goldman Sachs; Scotia CapitalCredit Suisse; TD Securities; CitiKirkland & Ellis; Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz; Stikeman Elliott; Davis Polk & WardwellPaul, Weiss; Blake Cassels & Graydon; Shearman & Sterling; Alston & Bird
65.5Sept. 24Randgold ResourcesBarrick GoldCIBC World Markets; BarclaysMorgan Stanley; M Klein & CoNorton Rose Fulbright; Stikeman Elliott; Ogier & Le MasurierDavies Ward Phillips & Vineberg; Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer; Cravath, Swaine & Moore; Carey Olsen; Borden Ladner Gervais
74.7April 21Sky Betting & GamingStars GroupRothschild; Lazard; Goldman Sachs; Barclays; CitiMorgan Stanley; Macquarie Capital (USA); PJT Partners; Deutsche BankFreshfields Bruckhaus Deringer; Herbert Smith Freehills; Stikeman Elliott; Proskauer RoseGibson Dunn & Crutcher; Blake Cassels & Graydon; Paul, Weiss; Osler Hoskin & Harcourt; A&L Goodbody
84.6Feb. 15Canadian REITChoice Properties REITRBC Dominion SecuritiesTD SecuritiesBlake Cassels & GraydonTorys
94.6Jan. 4Westinghouse ElectricBrookfield Business PartnersPJT Partners; AlixPartners; Lazard; Rothschild; Houlihan LokeyCredit Suisse; BMO Nesbitt Burns; Goldman SachsWeil Gotshal & Manges; Nishimura & Asahi; Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom; Kim & Chang; Baker McKenzieWillkie Farr & Gallagher; Herbert Smith Freehills; Pillsbury Winthrop; Allen & Overy
104.4Nov. 12HealthscopeBrookfield Business PartnersUBSBank of America Merrill Lynch; BarclaysHerbert Smith FreehillsKing & Wood Mallesons; Minter Ellison Rudd Watts
114.1May 17Nutrien's Stake in Sociedad Quimica Y Minera de ChileTianqi LithiumBank of America Merrill Lynch; Goldman SachsMorgan Stanley; Sinolink Securities Co.; China CITIC BankJones Day; Davis Polk & Wardwell; Davies Ward Phillips & VinebergWeil Gotshal & Manges; Carey & Cia; Zhong Lun Law Firm
123.9Aug. 15Canopy GrowthConstellation BrandsGreenhill & Co.Goldman SachsOsler Hoskin & Harcourt; Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg; McCarthy Tétrault; Dorsey & WhitneySullivan & Cromwell
133.6May 17Enbridge Income Fund HoldingsEnbridgeTudor Pickering Holt & CoScotia Capital; Bank of America Merrill LynchNorton Rose Fulbright; Stikeman ElliottMcCarthy Tétrault; Sullivan & Cromwell; Vinson & Elkins
143.5May 29Trans Mountain Pipeline and Expansion ProjectGovernment of CanadaTD SecuritiesOsler Hoskin & Harcourt; Blake Cassels & Graydon; Weil Gotshal & MangesBorden Ladner Gervais; Sidley & Austin; Torys
153.3July 4Enbridge-Western Canadian AssetsBrookfield Infrastructure PartnersRBC Dominion SecuritiesCredit Suisse Group; Scotia Capital; Citi; CIBC World Markets; HSBC HoldingsTorysNorton Rose Fulbright; Osler Hoskin & Harcourt

Source: Refinitiv