AltaCorp Capital Announces Opening of Toronto Office

Financial advisory firm launches office in the heart of Canada's financial district

CALGARY AND TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2011 /CNW/ - AltaCorp Capital Inc. (AltaCorp), Canada's newest institutional financial advisory firm, today announced the official opening of the company's Toronto office.  With this opening, AltaCorp will continue to offer the full spectrum of value-added financial and advisory services to corporations from all parts of the country, that are in varied stages of development.

The new Bay Street office, situated in the hub of Toronto's financial district, will provide services in corporate mergers and acquisitions, property acquisitions and divestitures, equity and alternative financing, institutional equity sales and trading, and research.  While adhering to the company's well-recognized energy advisory models, AltaCorp will continue to specialize in this key industry, with added focus in both diversified industries and agriculture.

"AltaCorp remains focused on growing into a top financial advisory firm in Canada," said George Gosbee, President and CEO, AltaCorp Capital Inc. "The opening of our Toronto office allows us to offer the knowledge and expertise from some of the industry's best financial experts, while continuing to explore new opportunities in AltaCorp's key areas of focus. In addition to our strong home base in Calgary, we are now also at the center of Canada's financial community and are well positioned to cater to the needs of current and potential clients."

The Toronto office welcomes some of the country's top institutional advisors, including Paul Sarachman, Managing Director, Capital Markets; John Chu, Managing Director, Institutional Research (Agriculture); Maxim Sytchev, Managing Director, Institutional Research (Diversified Industries); Brent Norrey and Tyler Brenneman, Managing Directors, Institutional Trading; Brent Taylor, Managing Director, Institutional Sales; and Jamie Riff, Director Institutional Sales.

For more information, please visit www.altacorpcapital.com.

About AltaCorp Capital Inc.

AltaCorp Capital Inc. is Canada's newest institutional financial advisory firm. AltaCorp offers a full spectrum of value-added financial and advisory services to corporations in varied stages of development, including Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions; Equity Financing; Asset Acquisitions & Divestitures; Institutional Sales & Trading; and Institutional Equity Research. AltaCorp is in a strategic relationship with ATB Financial (ATB), a full-service financial institution headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta. ATB is the largest Alberta-based financial institution, with assets over $26.5 billion and 5,000 Associates across the province. AltaCorp focuses on the key drivers of the Western Canadian economy and the overlapping subsectors of Energy, Agri-Industry, and Diversified Industries. Together, AltaCorp and ATB Financial provide clients full service solutions for all their corporate finance and advisory needs. AltaCorp Capital Inc. is a member of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada and the Canadian Investor Protection Fund. For more information, visit www.altacorpcapital.com.

SOURCE AltaCorp Capital

For further information:

Shauna MacDonald
Brookline Public Relations for AltaCorp Capital Inc.
Telephone: 403-538-5645
Cell: 403-585-4570
Email smacdonald@brooklinepr.com

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