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February 24, 2011 10:01 ET

Media Advisory-"Metals Take Center Stage": Don Coxe Available for Interviews During BMO Capital Markets 20th Annual Global Metals & Mining Conference

- Don Coxe, Strategy Advisor, Will Be Available for Media Interviews at Select Times During BMO Capital Markets' Metals & Mining Conference

- Coxe, Known for His Long-Term Analysis of the Resources Sector, Will Also Be Available for Interviews After the Conference on March 2

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 24, 2011) - Don Coxe, Strategy Advisor, BMO Capital Markets, will be available for interviews to discuss his long-term outlook for the metals & mining sector during BMO Capital Markets' 20th Annual Global Metals & Mining Conference.

With 2011 marking the 20th anniversary of BMO's Metals and Mining conference, Mr. Coxe will look back at how the mining industry has changed over the past two decades, and what the future for the sector may hold.

Mr. Coxe will also discuss highlights of his most recent Basic Points report. Entitled "Metals Take Center Stage," the report looks at how world events are shaping the outlook for both precious and base metals this year.

"The story of the global economy of the past year, in great measure, is displayed in the relative performance of gold, silver and copper," said Mr. Coxe. "However, the outlook this year is more complicated, although we still believe all three will do well on a year-over-year basis."

Don Coxe, Strategy Advisor, BMO Capital Markets, will be available for one-on-one interviews with members of the news media by pre-registration only.
Media interested in scheduling telephone interviews with Mr. Coxe should pre-register with BMO Capital Markets media relations department at (416) 867-3996 or (866) 298-8385.
Friday, February. 25 – From 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. ET
Monday, February 28 – 2:00 to 2:30 p.m. ET
Wednesday, March 2 – 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. ET

About Don Coxe:

Since 1992, Don Coxe has been analyzing and making recommendations on global markets for clients of BMO through the monthly journal Basic Points. Mr. Coxe has more than 35 years of institutional investment experience in Canada and the U.S. As Strategy Advisor, BMO Capital Markets and Chairman, Coxe Advisors LLC, he continues to follow global capital markets, and write and speak for investors. Ranked No. 1 in 2007 and 2008 by Canadian institutional investors in the Brendan Wood survey*, he has been top ranked for many years. In 2008, Mr. Coxe was the recipient of the National Post / StarMine lifetime achievement award for excellence in investment research. Author of the book, The New Reality of Wall Street (McGraw Hill, 2003), he has written regular columns for The Globe and Mail, National Post, Maclean's and Canadian Business. Before he began institutional investing, he served as Associate Editor of National Review magazine in New York, and practiced law in Toronto.

* Source: Brendan Wood International - 2008 Canadian Institutional Equity Research, Sales & Trading Performance Report

About BMO's Metals & Mining Conference

A record number of people are registered to attend the 20thth annual BMO Capital Markets Global Metals & Mining Conference, one of the largest events in the world for metals and mining investors. The event is being held from February 27 to March 2 in Hollywood, Florida.

The three-day conference is being hosted by BMO's Metals & Mining Equity Research team. With 10 dedicated metals and mining analysts in Toronto, London, and Denver, the BMO team collectively covers more than 150 companies, making it one of the largest mining research efforts in the world. 

A list of participating companies and an up-to-the-minute agenda* with presentation times for the conference are available on the web site:

* Agenda subject to change.

About BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets is a leading, full-service North American financial services provider, with more than 2,000 employees operating in 26 offices worldwide including 14 in North America, offering corporate, institutional and government clients access to a complete range of investment and corporate banking products and services. BMO Capital Markets is a member of BMO Financial Group (NYSE:BMO)(TSX:BMO), one of the largest diversified financial services providers in North America with US$404 billion total assets and 38,000 employees as at October 31, 2010.

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