Today, the Government of Canada announced that it successfully issued $1 billion in 50-year bonds through the syndication process.

Government of Canada 2.75% Bonds due 1 December 2064

Term of Transaction

Amount: 1 000 000 000
Pricing Date: 20 November 2014
Settlement Date: 25 November 2014
Maturity Date: 1 December 2064
Coupon: 2.75%
Yield: 2.575%
Price: 104.906
ISIN: CA135087C939

Joint Lead Managers: Desjardins Securities Inc., RBC Dominion Securities Inc., Scotia Capital Inc., and The Toronto-Dominion Bank

Co-Managers: BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc., Casgrain & Company Limited, CIBC World Markets Inc., HSBC Securities (Canada) Inc., Laurentian Bank Securities Inc., Merrill Lynch Canada Inc., and National Bank Financial Inc.

For further information, please contact:

Wendy Chan
Assistant Director
Funds Management and Banking Department
Bank of Canada
613 782-7913

Marie-Josée Lambert
Chief
Financial Markets Division
Department of Finance
613 369-3929

Media:

Media Relations
Bank of Canada
613 782-8782