Filed pursuant to Rule 433

Registration No. 333-227001





2.800% SENIOR NOTES, DUE APRIL 29, 2022


DATED APRIL 24, 2019


Terms and Conditions


Issuer: Royal Bank of Canada
Title of the Series: 2.800% Senior Notes, due April 29, 2022 (the “Notes”)
Expected Ratings1: A2 / A / AA (Stable / Stable / Stable)
Principal Amount: $1,000,000,000
Issue Price: 99.957%
Trade Date: April 24, 2019
Settlement Date (T+3) 2: April 29, 2019
Maturity Date: April 29, 2022
Minimum Denomination: $2,000 and multiples of $1,000
Interest Rate: 2.800%
Treasury Benchmark: 2.25% UST due April 2022
Treasury Benchmark Price: 99-28 3/4
Treasury Yield: 2.285%

Re-offer Spread to Treasury


T + 53bps
Re-Offer Yield: 2.815%
Fees: 0.150%



1 A credit rating is not a recommendation to buy, sell or hold securities, and it may be subject to revision or withdrawal at any time by the assigning rating organization.


2 Under Rule 15c6-1 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, trades in the secondary market generally are required to settle no later than two business days after the trade date, unless the parties to such trade expressly agree otherwise at the time of the trade. Accordingly, purchasers who wish to trade on any date more than two business days prior to delivery of the Notes will be required, by virtue of the fact that the Notes initially will settle in three business days (T+3), to specify alternative settlement arrangements to prevent a failed settlement.





Interest Payment Dates: Semi-annually on each April 29th and October 29th, beginning October 29, 2019
Payment Convention: Following business day convention, unadjusted
Business Days: New York, Toronto
Day Count Fraction: 30/360
Listing: None
Optional Redemption: None
Canadian Bail-in Powers
The Notes are subject to bail-in conversion under the Canadian bail-in regime.

78013X6D5 / US78013X6D51

Lead Managers and Joint Book

RBC Capital Markets, LLC

Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC

J.P. Morgan Securities LLC

Wells Fargo Securities, LLC


ANZ Securities, Inc.

BB&T Capital Markets, a division of BB&T Securities, LLC

BNY Mellon Capital Markets, LLC

Capital One Securities, Inc.

Comerica Securities, Inc.

Commonwealth Bank of Australia

DBS Bank Ltd.

Desjardins Securities Inc.

Fifth Third Securities, Inc.

nabSecurities, LLC

National Bank of Canada Financial Inc.

Regions Securities LLC

Santander Investment Securities Inc.

SMBC Nikko Securities America, Inc.

Standard Chartered Bank

SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc.

The Huntington Investment Company

U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc.

Westpac Capital Markets, LLC

Academy Securities, Inc.

R. Seelaus & Co., LLC




Royal Bank of Canada (the “Issuer”) has filed a registration statement (including a prospectus supplement and a prospectus) with the SEC for the offering to which this communication relates. Before you invest, you should read those documents and the other documents that the Issuer has filed with the SEC for more complete information about the Issuer and this offering. You may obtain these documents for free by visiting EDGAR on the SEC website at Alternatively, the lead managers will arrange to send you the pricing supplement, the prospectus supplement, and the prospectus if you request them by contacting RBC Capital Markets, LLC toll free at 1-866-375-6829, Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC toll-free at 1-800-221-1037, J.P. Morgan Securities LLC at 1-212-834-4533, or Wells Fargo Securities, LLC toll-free at 1-800-645-3751.