GFL Environmental Inc. seeks initial public offering on Toronto Stock Exchange


TORONTO — GFL Environmental Holdings Inc. has filed for an initial public offering in Canada and also plans to go public in the U.S.

The Vaughan, Ont.-based company filed a preliminary prospectus dated Friday, July 19 that says it applied to list subordinate voting shares on the Toronto Stock Exchange and will apply to do so at a yet-to-be-announced American exchange.

The waste-removal company will be listed under the symbol GFL on both exchanges.

The price for shares has not yet been made public.

GFL operates in Canada and 23 U.S. states, and had more than 9,500 employees by the end of its 2018 financial year.

It provides solid and liquid waste services, as well as infrastructure and soil remediation.

The Canadian Press