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November 29, 2011 11:02 ET

BMO Opens New Branch at Leslie & York Mills-Open Seven Days a Week

- New BMO branch in one of North York's busiest shopping centres represents a $1.6 million investment into the community

- Offers customers extended banking hours, including Sundays

- 'Making Money Make Sense' in 12 different languages

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 29, 2011) - BMO Bank of Montreal announced today the opening of a new full-service banking branch in the centre of York Mills Gardens at 1859 Leslie Street, in North York, ON.

The new open-concept branch, fuelled by clean energy from Bullfrog Power, offers customers extended banking hours seven days a week and is designed to provide a great banking experience through a variety of financial services and conveniences, including:

  • A free coin counter - a simple-to-use kiosk which counts your loose change;
  • Services provided in 12 different languages;
  • Access to commercial account and deposit services;
  • Two ATMs; and
  • Barrier-free access.

"We are looking forward to opening our doors in this popular and vibrant shopping centre," said Jason Yu, Branch Manager, BMO Bank of Montreal. "The new branch's extended hours will make it easier for our customers and other members of the community to come in and speak with our team about their financial needs."

"The GTA represents the heart of the Canadian economy, home to the financial centre and a diverse range of Fortune 500 businesses," said Robert Kavcic, Economist, BMO Capital Markets. "North York is an important part of the Toronto economy, home to the Canadian head offices of a number of global companies, and containing some of the city's most sought-after real estate."

In celebration of the new branch opening, customers who open a new Personal Chequing Account and Premium Rate Savings Account with a Performance Plan will receive an additional $150 deposit. The first 50 customers to open a Business Account with a Banking Plan will also have $150 deposited into their account. In addition, the new branch is lending a hand to young customers wishing to open their first account by matching each child's first deposit of $25.

BMO's Leslie & York Mills branch extended hours of operation are:

  • 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Wednesday;
  • 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday and Friday;
  • 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday; and
  • 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Sunday.

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