Province of Ontario CAD1 Billion Global Green Bond Offering


Davis Polk advised the underwriters in connection with the offering by the Province of Ontario of CAD1 billion aggregate principal amount of its 2.65% bonds due February 5, 2025.

BofA Merrill Lynch, BMO Capital Markets, HSBC, RBC Capital Markets, and TD Securities acted as Joint-Bookrunners on the offering.

The net proceeds of the bonds will be used for eligible projects with an emphasis on clean transportation and energy efficiency and conservation.

The Davis Polk capital markets team included partner Deanna L. Kirkpatrick (Picture), counsel Jeffrey S. Ramsay and associate Carrie Guo. The tax team included partner William A. Curran and associate Catherine L. Chu.

Involved fees earner: Deanna Kirkpatrick – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Jeffrey Ramsay – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Carrie Guo – Davis Polk & Wardwell; William Curran – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Catherine Chu – Davis Polk & Wardwell;

Law Firms: Davis Polk & Wardwell;

Clients: Bank of America Merrill Lynch; HSBC; RBC Capital Markets; TD Securities; BMO Capital Markets;