TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 2, 2011) - Join David Haughton and Tony Robson, Co-Heads of BMO Capital Markets' (NYSE: BMO)(TSX: BMO) Metals & Mining Research Group on Wednesday, March 2, from Noon to 12:30 p.m. ET, for a wrap-up call on the 20th Annual BMO Capital Markets Metals & Mining Conference.
The three-day event held in Hollywood, Florida (Feb. 27 and March 2) is one of the world's largest institutional investor conferences for the metals and mining sector.
Some of the topics Messrs. Haughton and Robson will discuss during the media conference call include:
-- Key highlights from the Conference;
-- 2011 outlook for the sector;
-- Why a recovery in global economic growth will lead to increased demand for copper, aluminum, coal and iron ore; and
-- Outlook for gold and other precious metals over the next several years.
David Haughton and Tony Robson, Co-Heads, Metals & Mining Research, BMO
Capital Markets, to host conference call for members of the media only.
Q&A to follow the discussion.
The call is scheduled for the last day of the 20th Annual BMO Capital
Markets Metals & Mining Conference - Wednesday, March 2, from Noon to 12:30 p.m. ET
Toll Free in North America: 1-866-696-5910
Toll Free International: 800-8989-6336
About David Haughton and Tony Robson
David Haughton joined BMO Capital Markets in 2007, covering precious metal stocks. He has over 15 years of experience researching global mining companies as a senior equity analyst for international stockbrokers, and a further seven years of experience as a financial analyst in the resources sector. Prior to joining BMO, Mr. Haughton co-founded and built Global Mining Research of Australia into a successful and internationally recognized business providing unique and world-class mining equity research for institutional investors. He has successfully analyzed the major Australian, North American, South African, U.K., European, Asian and Russian listed precious metal and mining companies. Mr. Haughton has been rated as a top analyst by investors and companies in Australian surveys. Mr. Haughton holds a B.App.Sc (1981) and an M.App.Sc (1986) in geology from Queensland University of Technology. He also holds an MBA from the University of Queensland (1989).
Tony Robson joined BMO Capital Markets in 2007, specializing in the large cap diversified mining sector and base metals. Mr. Robson co-founded Global Mining Research in Australia, a well-regarded research organization specializing in international metal and mining companies. He has previously worked as a senior analyst at BNP Paribas, Prudential Securities and HSBC, where he covered most sectors in base and precious metals. Mr. Robson has 25 years of sell-side analyst experience and a solid record of being ranked as a top analyst by various surveys and organizations. Mr. Robson holds a B.Sc. (Hons) in geology and geophysics from the University of Sydney (1981), a M.Sc. in geology from the University of Sydney (1987), a master of mineral economics from Macquarie University (1993), and a graduate diploma in applied finance and investment analysis from the Securities Institute of Australia (1988).
the BMO Capital Markets Metals & Mining Conference
More than 1,300 people are attending the 20th annual BMO Capital Markets Global Metals & Mining Conference.
A list of participating companies and an up-to-the-minute agenda(i) with presentation times for the conference are available on the web site: http://www.bmocm.com/conferences/metalsandmining2011
(i) Agenda subject to change.
Members of the news media are required to register directly with BMO's Media Relations group prior to the conference to gain access to presentations that will be webcast.
Media interested in scheduling telephone interviews are asked to call: (416) 867-3996 or (866) 298-8385.
About BMO Capital Markets
BMO Capital Markets is a leading, full-service North American financial services provider, with more than 2,000 employees operating in 26 offices worldwide including 14 North American, offering corporate, institutional and government clients access to a complete range of investment and corporate banking products and services. BMO Capital Markets is a member of BMO Financial Group (NYSE: BMO)(TSX: BMO), one of the largest diversified financial services providers in North America with US$404 billion total assets and 38,000 employees as at October 31, 2010.
Beja Rodeck, Toronto
P: (416) 867-3996