O&Y FPT Inc. Private Placement

McCarthy T├ętrault acted for CIBC World Markets Inc. and TD Securities Inc. in the private placement of $300 million principal amount 8.06 per cent First Mortgage Bonds by O&Y FPT Inc., a subsidiary of O&Y Properties Corporation. O&Y FPT Inc. owns the First Bank Tower in downtown Toronto which houses the Bank of Montreal head office. Principal lawyers from McCarthy T├ętrault on the transaction were Gordon S. Sato (real property) and Sean D. Sadler (securities). Counsel to O&Y FPT Inc. were Jonathan A. Levin and Joel E. Binder of Fasken Martineau DuMoulin. In-house counsel at O&Y FPT involved in the transaction was Randall B. Northey