Province of Ontario’s $1.25 Billion Global Bond Offering

Davis Polk advised the underwriters in connection with the offering of $1.25 billion aggregate principal amount of 2.000% bonds due October 2, 2029 issued by the Province of Ontario. Shearman & Sterling represented the Province of Ontario in connection with the transaction.

BMO Capital Markets, BNP PARIBAS, J.P. Morgan and Scotiabank acted as underwriters on the deal.

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

The Shearman & Sterling team was composed by Jason Lehner, Laurence Crouch, Ekaterina Bogdanov and Daniel Kachmar.

Involved fees earner: William Curran – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Carrie Guo – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Deanna Kirkpatrick – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Talya Presser – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Jeffrey Ramsay – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Ariel Rivera – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Ekaterina Bogdanov – Shearman & Sterling; Laurence Crouch – Shearman & Sterling; Daniel Kachmar – Shearman & Sterling; Jason Lehner – Shearman & Sterling;

Law Firms: Davis Polk & Wardwell; Shearman & Sterling;

Clients: BMO Capital Markets; BNP Paribas; JP Morgan; Province of Ontario; Scotiabank;