Shearman And Sterling

News Jan 21, 2016

Shearman & Sterling Advises on the Province of Ontario's $2.5 Billion Bond Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented the Province of Ontario (“Ontario”) in connection with Ontario’s public offering of US$2,500,000,000 of its 1.625% bonds due January 18, 2019.  Application has been made to the Luxembourg Stock Exchange (“LSE”) for the bonds to be admitted to trading on the Euro MTF Market of the LSE. 

Ontario is the largest Canadian province by population and home to both the nation’s capital and most populous city.

The following Shearman & Sterling team advised Ontario in the transaction: partners Jason Lehner (Toronto/New York-Capital Markets), Laurence Crouch (Menlo Park-Tax) and Simon Letherman (London-Tax), counsel Kevin Roggow (Toronto-Capital Markets), associates Heather Pals (New York-Corporate), Kyle Phillips (Menlo Park-Tax), Elizabeth Emerson (London-Tax) and Lois Howarth (London-Tax) and trainee Charlotte Rice (London-Tax).

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