New Stock Arbitrage — Bank of Montreal
Bank of Montreal today announced a domestic public offering of $250 million of Non-Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Class B Preferred Shares Series 46. The offering will be underwritten on a bought-deal basis by a syndicate of underwriters led by BMO Capital Markets.
The Preferred Shares Series 46 will be issued to the public at a price of $25.00 per share. The anticipated closing date is April 17, 2019. The net proceeds from the offering will be used by the Bank for general banking purposes.
Serving customers for 200 years and counting, BMO is a highly diversified financial services provider – the 8th largest bank, by assets, in North America. With total assets of $807 billion as of January 31, 2019, and a team of diverse and highly engaged employees, BMO provides a broad range of personal and commercial banking, wealth management and investment banking products and services to more than 12 million customers and conducts business through three operating groups: Personal and Commercial Banking, BMO Wealth Management and BMO Capital Markets.