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Bank of America Announces Redemption of $1.97 Billion of Trust Preferred Securities

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Bank of America Corporation announced today that it will submit redemption notices to the property trustee for each trust listed in the table below, which will result in the redemption of all the trust preferred securities of each trust on August 15, 2016. The trust preferred securities will be redeemed at the applicable redemption price (as a percentage of the liquidation preference) listed in the table below, plus accrued and unpaid distributions to the redemption date. All of the redemptions are being effected under the optional redemption provisions applicable to the trust preferred securities of each trust.

The redemptions are being made pursuant to Bank of America's capital plan. Bank of America has received all necessary approvals for these redemptions.





Title of Security


NYSE Ticker Symbol


Aggregate Liquidation Pref. Outstanding


Redemption Price


Accrued Distributions per Security


Trustee/ Paying Agent


BAC Capital Trust VIII

6% Capital Securities


$523,775,000 ($25 per Security)



The Bank New York Mellon



Countrywide Capital IV

6.75% Trust Preferred Securities



$500,000,000 ($25 per Security)



Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas



Merrill Lynch Capital Trust II

Trust Preferred Securities


$950,000,000 ($25 per Security)



The Bank of New York Mellon


The addresses of the trustees/paying agents for the trusts listed in the table above are as follows:

The Bank of New York Mellon
101 Barclay Street, 8 West
New York, New York 10286

Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas
60 Wall Street, 16 th Floor
New York, New York 10005

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