Industry Spotlight: BMO Capital Markets

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Bahen Centre, Room 2185
40 St. George Street

Pursuing a Career in Investment Banking with an Engineering Foundation
Presented by Ilan Bahar

Speaker Bio

Ilan is Co-Head of BMO’s Global Metals & Mining Group, having joined the firm in 2005. Representative transactions include advising Vale on its US$690 mm cobalt stream sale, advising Thompson Creek on its US$1.1 bn sale to Centerra, advising Osisko on its hostile defence and C$3.9 bn sale to Agnico Eagle and Yamana, acting as bookrunner for over C$2.5 bn of equity offerings for Detour Gold, and advising Quadra FNX on its C$3.5 bn sale to KGHM. Ilan graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Industrial Engineering and was awarded the W.S. Wilson Medal upon graduation.

About BMO

BMO Capital Markets has been named by Global Finance as the world’s best metals & mining investment bank every year since 2010. BMO Capital Markets is a division of BMO Financial Group. Serving customers for 200 years and counting, BMO is a highly diversified financial services provider – the 8th largest bank, by assets, in North America. With total assets of $765 billion as of July 31, 2018, and a team of diverse and highly engaged employees, BMO provides a broad range of personal and commercial banking, wealth management and investment banking products and services to more than 12 million customers and conducts business through three operating groups: Personal and Commercial Banking, BMO Wealth Management and BMO Capital Markets.

We serve Canadian clients through BMO Bank of Montreal®, our personal and commercial banking business, BMO Nesbitt Burns®, one of Canada’s leading wealth management firms, and BMO Capital MarketsTM, our North American investment and corporate banking division. In the United States, clients are served through BMO Harris Bank, a major U.S. Midwest personal and commercial bank, and BMO Private Bank, with wealth management offices across the United States, as well as BMO Capital MarketsTM, our North American investment and corporate banking division.

MIE’s Industry Spotlight Series aims to connect students to experienced professionals who will give you insights on succeeding in their field. This is the first in a series of events happening this year. For more info, email


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