Media Advisory/Interview Opportunity: BMO Experts Available for Commentary on 2012 Federal Budget
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 28, 2012) - The Minister of Finance, Jim Flaherty, will deliver the 2012 federal budget tomorrow afternoon.
As with previous budgets, the BMO Economics team is available to provide general commentary and analysis; Deputy Chief Economist Douglas Porter and Economist Robert Kavcic will be present in the media lock-up.
Additionally, BMO has several sector experts available to comment on a variety of specific areas that could be affected by the budget, including:
- Retirement Issues/Pension Reform - Tina Di Vito, Head, BMO Retirement Institute
- Small and Medium Sized Businesses - Cathy Pin, Vice President, Commercial Banking, BMO Bank of Montreal
- Housing Market - Laura Parsons, Mortgage Expert, BMO Bank of Montreal
- Personal Investing - Serge Pépin, Director, BMO Investments Inc.
To speak with a BMO expert, please call the BMO Media Relations Hotline at 416-867-3996.
Peter E. Scott, Toronto
Amanda Robinson, Toronto
Sarah Bensadoun, Montreal
Laurie Grant, Vancouver