Filed under Rule 433
File Nos. 333-133943 and 333-133943-03





Capital One Capital II

$300,000,000 Enhanced Trust Preferred Securities (Enhanced TRUPS®)

($25 Liquidation Amount)

fully and unconditionally guaranteed, as described in the prospectus supplement, by

Capital One Financial Corporation


Physical Bookrunner:


Joint Bookrunners:



Morgan Stanley

Wachovia Securities

Senior Co-Managers:


Merrill Lynch & Co.

UBS Investment Bank

Junior Co-Managers:


Banc of America Securities LLC

Barclays Capital

Credit Suisse

Deutsche Bank

Lehman Brothers

RBC Capital Markets

Securities Offered:

  $300,000,000 Enhanced Trust Preferred Securities (Enhanced TRUPS®) (12 million Enhanced TRUPS)

Liquidation Amount:

  $25 per Enhanced TRUPS

Overallotment Option:

  1.8 million Enhanced TRUPS

Offer Price:

  $25 per Enhanced TRUPS

Issuer :

  Capital One Capital II (the “Trust”), a Delaware statutory trust, the sole asset of which will be junior subordinated debt securities issued by Capital One Financial Corporation (“Capital One”). Capital One will own all common securities of the Trust.

Pricing Date:

  May 24, 2006

Settlement Date:

  June 6, 2006

Maturity Date:

  June 15, 2066


  7.50% payable quarterly in arrears on March 15, June 15, September 15, and December 15 of each year, beginning September 15, 2006.

Deferral Provision:

  Capital One may defer payments on the Enhanced TRUPS for up to 20 consecutive quarterly periods if Capital One defers payments on the underlying junior subordinated debt securities. Payments cannot be deferred beyond the maturity date of the junior subordinated debt securities on June 15, 2066. Any deferred payments will accrue additional interest at a rate of 7.5%, compounded quarterly. With certain exceptions, payment deferral will not allow Capital One or its subsidiaries to: (1) declare or pay any dividends on, make any distributions on, make any distributions with respect to, or redeem, purchase, acquire or make any liquidation payments with respect to, any shares of Capital One’s capital stock or the capital stock of its subsidiaries, nor (2) make any payments of interest, principal or premium, if any, on or repay, repurchase or redeem any debt securities (including guarantees) issued by Capital One that rank equally with or junior in interest to the junior subordinated debt securities.

Optional Redemption:

  Capital One may redeem the Enhanced TRUPS, in whole or in part, on one or more occasions at any time on or after June 15, 2011, at 100% of their principal amount plus accrued and unpaid interest, subject to the prior approval of the Federal Reserve Board.

Issue Ratings:

  Baa2/BB+/BBB- (Positive watch / Positive watch / Positive watch) (Moody’s / S&P / Fitch)


  NYSE (expected)


  14041L204 / US14041L2043


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