Molson Canada 2005 Closes Redemption of Debentures

On March 18, 2005, Molson Canada 2005, a wholly-owned indirect subsidiary of Molson Coors Brewing Co., closed the redemption of its series 2, series 3, series A and series B debentures with an aggregate principal amount of $550 million. The redemption was announced on February 8, 2005. RBC Capital Markets and BMO Nesbitt Burns acted as pricing agents for the redemption of the debentures.

Molson Inc. was represented in-house by Robert Reese, Marie Giguère, Kelly Leigh Brown and Nathalie Delisle, and assisted by McCarthy Tétrault LLP with a team that included Lorna Telfer, Patrick Boucher and Arman Kuyumjian (corporate and securities), Claude Desaulniers and Ylang Ha (tax), and by Scott Horner (financial services) and Victoria Graham (corporate) of Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP.