The Bank of Nova Scotia

The Bank of Nova Scotia in its US$1.25 billion senior notes offering


The Bank of Nova Scotia


US $1.25 billion


Capital Markets

Date Closed

April 2020


Banking & Financial Services

Lead Office



On April 17, 2020, The Bank of Nova Scotia completed its US$1.25 billion offering. The 1.625% senior unsubordinated unsecured notes are due 2023 and the proceeds will be used for general corporate purposes.

The Bank of Nova Scotia is a leading financial institution in Canada and a financial services provider in the Americas focused on offering a broad range of advice, products and services such as personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking and capital markets.

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP advised The Bank of Nova Scotia with a team consisting of Rick Fullerton, Arlene Mack (Financial Services), David Davachi (Tax) and Jeremy Wu (Corporate).