In September 2016, GMP Capital Inc. acquired FirstEnergy Capital and integrated it with GMP Securities' oil and gas business in Calgary to form GMP FirstEnergy. FirstEnergy Capital was founded in 1993 and is widely recognized as a leader in the global energy sector. Through its predecessors firms, GMP FirstEnergy has evolved beyond North America to become one of the pre-eminent providers of investment banking services for investors and corporate participants in the energy sector worldwide. GMP FirstEnergy's primary goals include:
We are proud of the strong relationships we have built with our clients and within our communities, and the contributions we have made towards promoting a vibrant energy sector. We have dedicated energy offices in Toronto, Calgary, London and Hong Kong. Our teams deliver a comprehensive suite of products and services to an expanding international client base, including both equity and debt capital markets expertise and a host of advisory opportunities. We believe we are differentiated by our superior execution capabilities, proven transactional experience, the expertise of our people and our ability to coordinate seamlessly across the entire energy franchise.