US$600M Canadian National Railway Company Financing

Canadian National Railway Company (CN) completed the issuance, on September 26, 2001, of an initial US$600 million aggregate principal amount of notes under its September 6, 2001, US$1 billion debt shelf prospectus.

CN’s team was led by Sean Finn and Brigitte Catellier, with assistance from Jean Marc Huot and Benoît Dubord of Stikeman Elliott’s Montreal office; and Winthrop Conrad, Jr., Robert Villasenor and Marc Chambers of Davis Polk & Wardwell.

The offering was co-managed by Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. and Salomon Smith Barney Inc. and included BMO Nesbitt Burns, Inc., JPMorgan, Banc of America Securities LLC, Banc One Capital Markets, Inc. and Fleet Securities, Inc. Sullivan & Cromwell acted for the underwriters with a team that included Robert Buckholz, Jr., Sven Milelli and George Eapen.


Winthrop B. Conrad, Jr. George J. Eapen Benoît C. Dubord Robert Buckholz, Jr. Jean Marc Huot Sven O. Milelli