- Annual program donates a day’s worth of trading commissions generated by BMO Capital Markets globally
- Has raised over C$26 million and supported more than 5000 students since 2005
TORONTO, NEW YORK and LONDON, Sept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – BMO Capital Markets today announced that its 2020 Equity Through Education trading day raised C$1.6 million toward educational assistance for students in North America and the UK.
Every year, BMO Capital Markets donates a day of institutional equity trading commissions from the U.S., Canada and the UK to charities helping under-privileged students through scholarships, bursaries and other academic programs. Since the program’s introduction in 2005, over C$26 million has been raised and more than 5000 students have been provided with greater access to education.
“I’m proud of our Equity Through Education trading day, an annual event that helps us to boldly grow the good, even during these extraordinary times,” said