May 12, 2006 by Canadian Underwriter
Hub International Limited (TSX:HBG) will offer 4,000,000 common shares in a public offering in the United States.
Hub International will also grant the underwriters an over-allotment option to purchase up to 600,000 additional common shares. Stephens Inc. and Wachovia Securities will act as joint book-running managers for the offering and Cochran Caronia Waller; Ferris, Baker Watts Incorporated; and Keefe, Bruyette & Woods will act as co-managers.
A copy of a preliminary prospectus with respect to the offering may be obtained from Stephens Inc., 111 Center Street, Little Rock, Arkansas 72201, Attention: Prospectus Department, or Wachovia Capital Markets, LLC, 375 Park Avenue, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10152, Attention: Syndicate Operations.
The common shares will not be offered for sale in Canada or to or for the account of any resident of Canada, have not been and will not be qualified for distribution or sale under the securities laws of any province or territory of Canada and may not be offered, sold or delivered directly or indirectly in Canada or to or for the account of a resident of Canada.