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BMO Harris Bank Named ‘Best Place to Work’ for LGBT Equality for Fourth Consecutive Year.

Achieves perfect score through Human Rights Campaign’s 2013

Corporate Equality Index

 Awards

CHICAGO, Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ —
BMO

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 Harris Bank today
announced it has been recognized as one of the “Best Places to Work
for LGBT Equality” for the fourth consecutive year by the Human
Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2013 Corporate Equality Index,
achieving a perfect 100 percent score. This index is the primary method
for businesses to assess and evaluate their policies, practices and
diversity efforts involving lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender
employees.

“Achieving a perfect score for the fourth year in a row
demonstrates to our employees, and our communities, that the inclusive
environment we create at BMO Harris Bank benefits every aspect of our
business,” said Brad Chapin,
EVP
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EVP Europäische Volkspartei
EVP Employee Value Proposition
 – Personal Banking, BMO Harris
Bank, and Executive Sponsor of the bank’s Lion’s Pride LGBT
affinity group. “Earning the distinction of being a ‘Best
Place to Work’ for LGBT Equality is truly a testament to our
mission to provide outstanding diversity efforts in the workplace, and
in that we take great pride.”

Businesses are evaluated each year on non-discrimination policies,
benefits, diversity training, internal resources provided to LGBT
workers and outside support of the LGBT community.

Over the past 11 years, the
CEI

CEI Central European Initiative
CEI Comitato Elettrotecnico Italiano  
 has become the gold standard for
corporate policies and practices related to LGBT employees and their
families. As part of BMO Harris Bank’s long valued practice of
recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce, the bank offers several
employee affinity groups, including Lion’s Pride, which provides a
supportive forum for LGBT employees, offers cultural and educational
opportunities and gives back to our communities through volunteerism and
business development.

To read the complete 2013 Corporate Equality Index report, visit
www.
HRC

HRC Human Rights Commission
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HRC Hillary Rodham Clinton  
.org/CEI.

About the Human Rights Campaign The Human Rights Campaign is
America’s largest civil rights organization working to achieve
lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality. By inspiring and
engaging all Americans, HRC strives to end discrimination against LGBT
citizens and realize a nation that achieves fundamental fairness and
equality for all.

About BMO Harris Bank Based in Chicago, BMO Harris Bank N.A.
provides a broad range of personal banking products and solutions
through over 600 branches and approximately 1,300 ATMs in Illinois,
Wisconsin, Indiana, Kansas, Missouri, Minnesota, Nevada, Arizona and
Florida. BMO Harris Bank’s commercial banking team provides a
combination of sector expertise, local knowledge and mid-market focus
throughout the U.S. Deposit and loan products and services provided by
BMO Harris Bank N.A. Member
FDIC

See Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).
. BMO Harris Bank[sup.SM] is a trade
name used by BMO Harris Bank N.A. BMO Harris Bank is part of BMO
Financial Group, a North American financial organization with 1,600
branches, and a retail deposit base of approximately $180 billion.

SOURCE BMO Harris Bank