TORONTO, Dec. 13 /CNW/ - Merrill Lynch Canada Finance Company, an
indirect wholly-owned Canadian subsidiary of Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc., today
issued under its medium term note program Cdn.$4,419,400 aggregate principal
amount of its Merrill Lynch Callable Yield (USD) Securities, Series 3 (the
"Securities"). The Securities are senior notes of the Company, unconditionally
guaranteed by Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. and are rated AA(low), A+, A1 and A+
by Dominion Bond Rating Service Limited, Standard & Poor's Rating Services (a
division of the McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.), Moody's Investors Service, Inc.
and Fitch Ratings Ltd., respectively.
For further information:
For further information: (other than purchase inquiries, which should be
directed to an investment dealer that is registered in Canada), please contact
Danielle Robinson, Marketing & Communications, (212) 449-0097