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Media Advisory - BMO Announcement: Breaking Down Barriers to Affordable Housing

TORONTO, Aug. 4, 2021 /CNW/ - BMO is committed to boldly growing the good in business and life for a sustainable future, for a thriving economy, and for an inclusive society.  Please join BMO for a special announcement followed by an expert panel discussion on one of the most pervasive barriers to economic and social inclusion in Canada – the supply of affordable housing.

Distinguished Guests

  • Romy Bowers, President and CEO of Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)
  • Chief R. Don Maracle, Tyendinaga Mohawk Council, Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte
  • Mike McGahan, CEO, InterRent REIT

Hosted by Sharon Haward-Laird, General Counsel and Executive Committee Lead for Sustainability at BMO Financial Group, and Jonathan Hackett, Managing Director and Head of Sustainable Finance.


Thursday, August 5th, 2021

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM ET


The event can be accessed here

For those unable to join live, a recording will be available two hours post event. Please contact for the link.

About 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 $950 billion as of April 30, 2021, 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.

SOURCE BMO Financial Group

For further information: Media Enquiries: Kelly Hechler,, 416-867-3996