National Bank presents its recommendations concerning the mutual funds industry

Montreal, 18 September 2006 - 

Press Invitation

With just a few days to go before the Public Finance Committee begins holding public hearings on the mutual funds sector, National Bank is inviting journalists to a press briefing where it will presents its main recommendations to provide better investor protection.  

Present at the briefing will be Michel Tremblay, Senior Vice-president – Personal Banking and Wealth Management, and Charles Guay, Senior Vice-President – Mutual Funds.

Date book

What:

Presentation of National Bank’s brief and main recommendations concerning the mutual funds industry

When:

Tuesday, September 19, 2006

Time:

10:00 a.m.

Where:

National Bank Tower, 600 De La Gauchetière Street West, 4th Floor

About the National Bank of Canada
National Bank of Canada is an integrated group which provides comprehensive financial services to consumers, small and medium-sized enterprises and large corporations in its core market, while offering specialized services to its clients elsewhere in the world. The National Bank offers a full array of banking services, including retail, corporate and investment banking. It is an active player on international capital markets and, through its subsidiaries, is involved in securities brokerage, insurance and wealth management as well as mutual fund and retirement plan management. National Bank has close to $109 billion in assets and, together with its subsidiaries, employs 17,183 people. The Bank’s securities are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (NA:TSX). For more information, visit the Bank’s website at www.nbc.ca
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Information (The telephone number provided below is for the exclusive use of journalists and other media representatives.):

Denis Dubé
Senior Director – Public Relations
National Bank of Canada
Tel.: (514) 394-8644