New York, September 29, 2004 -- JPMorgan Chase & Co. ("JPMorgan Chase") and Chase Capital V, a Delaware business trust subsidiary of JPMorgan Chase, have announced that Chase Capital V (NYSE: CBF) will redeem on November 1, 2004 (the "Redemption Date"), all of the outstanding shares of Chase Capital V's $200,000,000 principal amount 7.03% Capital Securities, Series E (CUSIP 161479209) due March 31, 2028 (the "Series E Securities), at a redemption price equal to 100% of the aggregate Liquidation Amount of the Series E Securities plus accumulated and unpaid distributions thereon to the date of redemption.
On the Redemption Date, the Liquidation Amount and accumulated and unpaid distributions will become due and payable upon the Series E Securities and distributions on the Series E Securities will cease to accrue. Payment will be made only upon presentation and surrender of the Series E Securities to The Bank of New York, as Paying Agent, for cancellation.
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