Press Releases

January 13, 2019
Ottawa

Toronto-based REIT taps Ottawa’s student housing market with two building purchases

January 13, 2019
Ottawa

Student Housing Asset Commands $55M in Tight Canadian Market

January 8, 2019
Toronto

Alignvest Student Housing to acquire high-quality strategic student housing asset in Ottawa, Ontario

December 10, 2018
Toronto

Alignvest Student Housing REIT Increases Unit Price and Delivers Quarterly Distribution

December 4, 2018
Toronto

AQY Preliminary Prospectus Press Release

November 27, 2018
Toronto

Alignvest Acquisition II Corporation and Sagicor Financial Corporation Limited Announce Proposed Business Combination and Proposed Strategic Acquisition

Articles

May 29, 2017
The Globe and Mail

SPAC sector springs to life behind Alignvest IPO

A record-setting $515-million debut for the second special-purpose acquisition company (SPAC) from Alignvest Management Corp. is expected

May 19, 2017
Financial Post

Alignvest Acquisition II shows there is life in the SPAC market, closes $350 million IPO with more to come

The issuer, which is sponsored by the same people who unveiled the original SPAC, Alignvest Acquisition Corp., has priced its initial public ...

May 8, 2017
Financial Post

Alignvest Acquisition II: a new SPAC, but with a twist

On Monday, the marketing process for Alignvest Acquisition II Corp. started. Alignvest II is from the same stable as the original Alignvest SPAC, ...

May 5, 2017
The Globe and Mail

Alignvest launches $250-million IPO for new SPAC

Alignvest Management Corp., the Toronto-based operator of a special-purpose acquisition company, or SPAC, that successfully took over a ...

November 23, 2016
The Globe and Mail

Alignvest’s deal could be blueprint for Canadian SPACs

They call themselves the SPAC mafia. They are an unofficial but influential group of investors who make or break any deal proposed by a special-purpose acquisition corporation, or SPAC. And this hard-to-please group has found a deal they like in Alignvest Acquisition Corp.'s bid for a U.S. wireless company, one of three Canadian SPACs currently seeking shareholder approval for a takeover.

November 1, 2016
The Globe and Mail

Telecom company Trilogy coming to Canada in Alignvest deal

Telecom company Trilogy International Partners LLC, which runs wireless networks in New Zealand and Bolivia, plans to go public in Canada by agreeing to a takeover offer from Toronto-based Alignvest Acquisition Corp.