Province of British Columbia’s $2.5 Billion Global Bond Offering

Davis Polk and Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP advised the underwriters in the offering.

The offering of $2.5 billion aggregate principal amount of 0.900% bonds due 2026, issued by the Province of British Columbia.

BMO Capital Markets Corp., Deutsche Bank AG, London Branch, National Bank of Canada Financial Inc., RBC Capital Markets, LLC, and TD Securities (USA) LLC acted as underwriters for the offering.

The Davis Polk team included partner Deanna L. Kirkpatrick (Picture), counsel Jeffrey S. Ramsay and associate David Li. Partner Michael Farber and associate Ben Levenback provided tax advice.

The Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt was led by Trevor Scott (Corporate) and including Patrick Sullivan (Corporate), Tim Hughes and Alina Khakhuda (Tax).

Involved fees earner: Michael Farber – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Deanna Kirkpatrick – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Ben Levenback – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Jeffrey Ramsay – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Timothy Hughes – Osler Hoskin & Harcourt; Alina Khakhuda – Osler Hoskin & Harcourt; Trevor Scott – Osler Hoskin & Harcourt; Patrick Sullivan – Osler Hoskin & Harcourt; David Li – White & Case;

Law Firms: Davis Polk & Wardwell; Osler Hoskin & Harcourt; White & Case;

Clients: BMO Capital Markets; Deutsche Bank AG London Branch; National Bank of Canada Financial Inc.; RBC Capital Markets; TD Securities;

Author: Martina Bellini