BMO Doubles U.S. Earnings on Wisconsin Bet

BMO Doubles U.S. Earnings on Wisconsin Bet

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Bank of Montreal has already doubled its U.S. earnings since completing the M&I takeover in July, and consumer lending from its Chicago-based BMO Harris Bank accounted for about 12 percent of the bank’s profit for the first half of its fiscal year ending Oct. 31.