Ben Keen is a senior associate in the Toronto office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP and member of the Securities and Capital Markets Group. Ben's practice encompasses all aspects of securities and corporate law, while focusing on public and private financings, investment fund formation and distribution, investment management and regulatory compliance. He advises underwriters and public and private issuers, as well as investment fund managers, portfolio managers and investment dealers in connection with registration matters and the establishment, operation and administration of publicly offered and privately placed investment funds. These include hedge funds, closed-end funds, mutual funds and the placement of securities in Canada of foreign issuers. Ben also advises on domestic and cross-border M&A.