Scotiabank Announces Redemption of 5.30% Debentures due January 31, 2018 by Scotiabank

Scotiabank Announces Redemption of 5.30% Debentures due January 31, 2018 by 
Scotiabank 
/NOTE TO EDITORS: NOT FOR DISSEMINATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES/ 
TORONTO, Dec. 27, 2012 /CNW/ - Scotiabank (BNS: TSX, NYSE) today announced 
that the Bank, intends to redeem all outstanding 5.30 % debentures due January 
31, 2018 (the "Debentures") for 100% of their principal amount plus accrued 
interest to the redemption date. The redemption will occur on January 31, 2013. 
The redemption of the Debentures will be financed out of the general funds of 
Scotiabank. 
Scotiabank is one of North America's premier financial institutions and 
Canada's most international bank. With more than 81,000 employees, Scotiabank 
and its affiliates serve some 19 million customers in more than 55 countries 
around the world. Scotiabank offers a broad range of products and services 
including personal, commercial, corporate and investment banking. In December 
2012, Scotiabank became the first Canadian bank to be named Global Bank of the 
Year and Bank of the Year in the Americas by The Banker magazine, a Financial 
Times publication. With assets of $668 billion (as at October 31, 2012), 
Scotiabank trades on the Toronto (BNS) and New York Exchanges (BNS). For more 
information please visit www.scotiabank.com. 
For further information please contact Jake Lawrence, Managing Director,  
Group Treasury, at (416) 866-5712, orjake.lawrence@scotiabank.com. 
SOURCE: Scotiabank - Financial Releases 
To view this news release in HTML formatting, please use the following URL: 
http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2012/27/c3266.html 
CO: Scotiabank
ST: Ontario
NI: FIN FIN  
-0- Dec/27/2012 22:00 GMT
 
 
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.