Fasken served as Canadian legal counsel to GrowthCurve, a US private equity firm, as it acquired a majority interest in Mistplay, a Montreal-based play-to-earn and game discovery platform for mobile gamers.
Through this definitive agreement GrowthCurve becomes the majority shareholder in Mistplay. Thanks to the operation, the fast-growing gaming start-up will be able to further increase its functional capabilities in AI and machine learning, support the launch of new business lines and expand into new markets.
The transaction is aligned with GrowthCurve’s strategy to invest in high-potential businesses that focus on data, analytics and machine learning to expand globally.
Mistplay is a market leader in the fast-growing play-to-earn mobile gaming industry, with a highly differentiated technology and data platform and substantial growth opportunities.
The Fasken team included Caitlin Rose, Andrew Haikal, Antoine Aylwin, Douglas Tsoi, Enoch Chang, Florence Gauthier, Gemma Caprio, Jane Wu, Laura Fabi, Laurianne Dusablon, Martin Legault, Simon Bisson, Stephanie Heinsohn-Spiropoulos, Terry Kyle Lapierre and William Deneault-Rouillard.