Bank of Montreal Completes $300 Million Preferred Share Issue

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FOR: BMO Financial Group 
TSX SYMBOL:  BMO
NYSE SYMBOL:  BMO 
JULY 30, 2014 
Bank of Montreal Completes $300 Million Preferred Share Issue 
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 30, 2014) -  
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UNITED STATES 
Bank of Montreal (TSX:BMO)(NYSE:BMO) today announced it has closed its domestic
public offering of Non-Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Class B Preferred Shares
Series 31 (the "Preferred Shares Series 31"). The offering was
underwritten on a bought deal basis by a syndicate of underwriters led by BMO
Capital Markets. Bank of Montreal issued 12 million Preferred Shares Series 31
at a price of $25 per share to raise gross proceeds of $300 million.  
The Preferred Shares Series 31 were issued under a prospectus supplement dated
July 23, 2014, to the Bank's short form base shelf prospectus dated March
13, 2014. Such shares will commence trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange today
under the ticker symbol BMO.PR.W. 
The Preferred Shares Series 31 have not been, and will not be, registered under
the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "U.S. Securities
Act"), and may not be offered, sold or delivered directly, or indirectly,
in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from the
registration requirements of the U.S. Securities Act. This news release shall
not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy such
securities in the United States or in any other jurisdiction where such offer
is unlawful. 
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: 
For News Media Enquiries:
Ralph Marranca, Toronto
(416) 867-3996
ralph.marranca@bmo.com
or
Ronald Monet, Montreal
(514) 877-1873
ronald.monet@bmo.com
or
For Investor Relations Enquiries:
Sharon Haward-Laird, Toronto
(416) 867-6656
sharon.hawardlaird@bmo.com
or
Andrew Chin, Toronto
(416) 867-7019
andrew.chin@bmo.com 
INDUSTRY:  Financial Services - Commercial and Investment Banking, Financial
Services - Insurance, Financial Services - Investment Services and Trading,
Financial Services - Personal Finance, Financial Services - Retail Banking 
SUBJECT:  STK 
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