Davis Polk advised the underwriters in the offering.
The $3.5 billion aggregate principal amount of 0.750% U.S. dollar bonds due May 19, 2026 were issued by Her Majesty in right of Canada.
The underwriters included BMO Capital Markets Corp., BofA Securities, Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities plc, Scotia Capital (USA) Inc., TD Securities (USA) LLC, Barclays Bank PLC, BNP Paribas, Casgrain & Company Limited, CIBC World Markets Corp., Citigroup Global Markets Limited, Desjardins Securities Inc., Goldman Sachs International, HSBC Bank plc, Laurentian Bank Securities Inc., National Bank of Canada Financial Inc., RBC Capital Markets, LLC, and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC.
The Davis Polk capital markets team advising the underwriters included partner Deanna L. Kirkpatrick (Picture), counsel Jeffrey S. Ramsay and associate David Li. The tax team included partner William A. Curran and associate Eitan Ulmer.
Involved fees earner: William Curran – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Deanna Kirkpatrick – Davis Polk & Wardwell; David Li – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Jeffrey Ramsay – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Eitan Ulmer – Davis Polk & Wardwell;
Law Firms: Davis Polk & Wardwell;
Clients: Bank of America Securities; Barclays Bank; BMO Capital Markets; BNP Paribas; Casgrain & Company Limited; CIBC World Markets; Citigroup Global Markets Ltd; Desjardins Securities Inc.; Goldman Sachs International; Hsbc Bank plc; J.P. Morgan Securities LLC; Laurentian Bank Securities Inc.; National Bank of Canada Financial Inc.; RBC Capital Markets; Scotia Capital Inc.; TD Securities; Wells Fargo Securities;