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News Jul 16, 2014

Shearman & Sterling Advises on Bank of Montreal’s $1.3 Billion Medium-Term Notes Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented BMO Capital Markets Corp., Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC as lead underwriters in connection with a registered public offering of $1 billion aggregate principal amount of 1.300% Senior Notes due 2017 and $300 million aggregate principal amount of Floating Rate Notes due 2017 by Bank of Montreal, under its US medium-term note program.

Bank of Montreal, established in 1817 and based in Canada, serves more than 12 million personal, commercial, corporate and institutional customers in North America and internationally.

The following Shearman & Sterling team advised the underwriters in the transaction: partners Jason Lehner (Toronto/New York-Capital Markets) and Laurence Crouch (Palo Alto-Tax), and associates Kevin Roggow (Toronto-Capital Markets), Bilal Choksi (Toronto-Capital Markets) and Alice Townes (Palo Alto-Tax).