Bank of Montreal completes acquisition of F&C Asset Managment

May 7, 2014

Bank of Montreal that it has completed the acquisition of F&C Asset Management through its wholly owned subsidiary, BMO Global Asset Management, Europe. This acquisition positions BMO Global Asset Management as a globally significant money manager, enhancing its investment platform capabilities and providing attractive opportunities to service wealth markets in the U.K. and the rest of Europe. F&C will continue to operate under the leadership of its CEO Richard Wilson and his management team.