Layer 6

Layer 6 in its acquisition by the Toronto-Dominion Bank


Layer 6 Inc.




Emerging and High Growth Companies

Date Closed

January 2018

Lead Office



On January 9, 2018, Toronto-Dominion Bank ("TD") announced that it acquired Layer 6 Inc. ("Layer 6"). TD is Canada’s largest bank by assets.

Layer 6 is a world-renowned artificial intelligence ("AI") company based in Toronto.

Layer 6 has emerged as a global thought-leader and pioneer in the delivery of responsive, personalized and insight-driven experiences for the financial services industry.

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP represented Layer 6 with a team consisting of Chad Bayne, Brian Gray, Justin Dharamdial, Arlene Mack, Trevor Kirsh, Kevin Feng and Jeremy Wu (Corporate), Steven Dickie (Employment) and Colena Der (Tax).