BMO Financial Group committed to purchase carbon credits over five years representing 5,750 metric tons of carbon dioxide removal and reductions via an agreement with CarbonCure Technologies, a climate technology company.
BMO Financial Group entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Radicle Group, a Canadian provider of sustainability advisory services and solutions and technology-driven emissions measurement and management.
BMO Financial Group hired Jim Dore as U.S. managing director of retail finance originations for asset-based lending. In this role, Dore will primarily focus on calling nationwide on BMO clients, prospects and referral sources in the retail and apparel industries.
BMO named Jon Biorkman the new U.S. managing director and head of BMO Equipment Finance. Biorkman is based in Milwaukee and serves on the board of directors for the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association.
AGP Group entered into a debt financing agreement with OMERS Capital Markets and BMO Financial Group to provide up to $250 million in a senior secured term loan facility.
BMO Financial Group assisted the government of Canada on the successful completion of its inaugural green bond transaction, acting as joint lead manager.
BMO Financial Group is serving as lead sustainability structuring coordinator for a three-year, $250 million sustainability-linked revolving credit facility for Seaspan, a containership leasing company.
BMO Financial Group plans to join Breakthrough Energy Catalyst and its philanthropic and private sector partners to accelerate clean technologies and climate solutions that are critical to getting the world to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.
BMO Financial Group expanded its commercial banking operations in Florida, naming new leaders in the South Florida, West Florida and Central/North Florida regions.
BMO Financial Group and its indirect, wholly-owned, Chicago-based subsidiary, BMO Harris Bank, signed a definitive agreement with BNP Paribas to acquire Bank of the West and its subsidiaries for $16.3 billion.