Toronto-Dominion Bank $750M Debenture Underwriting

Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD Bank) has completed the capital raising program it required to finance its acquisition of Canada Trust Financial Services Inc, with an offering of $750 million of debentures qualifying as Tier 2 capital of the Bank. The final prospectus was filed on April 7, 2000. Over the past year, TD Bank has undertaken a series of public financing raising over $2.6 billion of capital in connection with the Canada Trust acquisition.

McCarthy T├ętrault has been acting for TD Bank in the capital-raising program with a team that included Owen Johnson, Henry J.P. Wiercinski, David Judson and Stuart Miller (corporate) and James Wilson and Jerald Wortsman (tax). Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP acted for the underwriters on the most recent transaction, led by TD Securities Inc. with a team that included comprised of George Glover, Lynne Golding, Richard Steinberg, Doug Cannon (tax) and Kelly Callon-McLean.