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PHOTO ADVISORY: BMO Bank of Montreal

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS -- (Marketwired) -- 04/28/13 --

Editor's Note: There are two photos included with this release.

Caption 1 : It was Extreme Makeover: BMO Edition. BMO Capital Markets President Eric Tripp lends a hand to brighten up one of the classrooms at Frazier International Magnet School in Chicago, IL as part of a community school project. More than 800 BMO Capital Markets employees took to the walls, doors, and playground to upgrade the school as part of a company meeting this weekend.

Caption 2 : It was Extreme Makeover: BMO Edition. BMO Capital Markets CEO Tom Milroy and Frazier International Magnet School Principal Faren D'Abell, along with more than 800 BMO Capital Markets employees, gather before revealing to the students and parents an upgraded gym, cafeteria, classrooms and playground as part of a community school project in Chicago, IL. The makeover was the highlight of a company meeting that brought together senior BMO leadership from 14 countries.

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