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REPEAT-Women and Wealth: BMO Hosts Panel to Discuss Challenges and Opportunities

- To mark International Women's Day, executives from across BMO's Wealth Management Group will share their views and new study findings - BMO Study: 82 per cent of Canadian women are either the primary decision-maker or have equal responsibility for household financial decisions

Wednesday, March 06, 2013

REPEAT-Women and Wealth: BMO Hosts Panel to Discuss Challenges and Opportunities06:00 EST Wednesday, March 06, 2013TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 6, 2013) - In advance of International Women's Day on March 8th, executives from BMO Financial Group will be hosting a panel to discuss the unique challenges women face with their finances and, more generally, women and the financial services industry. In addition, the panellists will unveil findings from BMO's new Women and Wealth study. WHAT: The panellists will explore a variety of topics, including:How do investing styles differ between men and women? Are financial institutions doing a good job of addressing the needs of women?What challenges do women face when managing their money and making financial decisions?WHO:Betsey Chung, Head of Marketing, BMO Private Client Group Caroline Dabu, Vice President and Head, BMO Wealth Planning Group Alex Dousmanis-Curtis, Senior Vice President and Head, BMO Harris Private Banking Viki Lazaris, President and CEO, BMO InvestorLineRichard Mills, Co-Head, BMO Nesbitt BurnsWHEN:Wednesday, March 6, 2013 from 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. ETWHERE:Media are invited to participate through conference call: 416-641-2144 or toll-free at 1-866-696-5910Participant Passcode: 7763196Media are also invited to attend the event in person in Toronto. Breakfast, tea and coffee will be served. Please contact us to confirm attendance or if you have any questions. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Contact Information: Media Relations Contact:Amanda Robinson, Toronto(416) 867-3996amanda.robinson@bmo.com