BMO CEO Bill Downe to Speak at RBC Capital Markets' Canadian Bank CEO Conference

January 3, 2013

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan 3, 2013) - Bill Downe, President and Chief Executive Officer of BMO Financial Group (BMO.TO)(BMO), will participate in the RBC Capital Markets'' Canadian Bank CEO Conference in Toronto on January 8, 2013, at 9:15 a.m. (EST).

Mr. Downe''s remarks and question and answer session will be broadcast live via webcast at www.bmo.com/investorrelations. The webcast will be archived for 30 days.

About BMO Financial Group

Established in 1817 as Bank of Montreal, BMO Financial Group is a highly diversified North American financial services organization. With total assets of $525 billion as at October 31, 2012, and more than 46,000 employees, BMO Financial Group provides a broad range of retail banking, wealth management and investment banking products and solutions.