TD Bank Financial Group Adopts Equator Principles

Toronto - April 12, 2007

TD Bank Financial Group (TDBFG) announced it has adopted the Equator Principles, a set of globally recognized, voluntary guidelines established to assess and manage social and environmental risk in project financing.

In adopting these principles, TDBFG strengthens its existing environmental risk management and due diligence processes, ensuring that the projects it finances are developed in a socially responsible manner and reflect sound environmental management practices.

“TDBFG is pleased to join other leading financial institutions around the world in formally adopting these principles,” said Fred Tomczyk, Vice Chair of Operations, TD Bank Financial Group.

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About TD Bank Financial Group

The Toronto-Dominion Bank and its subsidiaries are collectively known as TD Bank Financial Group. TD Bank Financial Group serves more than 14 million customers in four key businesses operating in a number of locations in key financial centres around the globe: Canadian Personal and Commercial Banking, including TD Canada Trust; Wealth Management, including TD Waterhouse and an investment in TD Ameritrade; U.S. Personal and Commercial Banking through TD Banknorth; and Wholesale Banking, including TD Securities. TD Bank Financial Group also ranks among the world's leading on-line financial services firms, with more than 4.5 million on-line customers. TD Bank Financial Group had CDN$408 billion in assets, as of January 31, 2007. The Toronto-Dominion Bank trades on the Toronto and New York Stock Exchanges under the symbol "TD", as well as on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

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Simon Townsend
TD Bank Financial Group