National Bank Financial Group's sixth annual ski benefit raises $16,000

Quebec City, 10 March 2011 - 

National Bank Financial Group is pleased to announce it has donated $16,000 to the Quebec City and Chaudière-Appalaches chapters of the Regroupement des organismes Espace du Québec as part of its 6th annual ski benefit held at Le Massif de la Petite-Rivière-St-François, in Quebec's Charlevoix region on February 22, when close to 140 business personalities and employees of the Quebec City and Chaudière-Appalaches region hit the slopes for a worthy cause.

The proceeds of the event will be divided equally between two chapters of the Regroupement des organismes Espace du Québec, an organization dedicated to preventing child negligence and all forms of abuse perpetrated against children, be it physical, verbal, psychological or sexual.

Photo of the event

About National Bank of Canada
National Bank of Canada is an integrated group that 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.  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 over $152 billion in assets and, together with its subsidiaries, employs 18,407 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. To access National Bank Financial Group’s financial education portal, visit
www.clearfacts.ca.

Information (The telephone number provided below is for the exclusive use of journalists and other media representatives.):

Joan Beauchamp
Senior Advisor, Public Relations
National Bank Financial Group
Tel.: 514-394-6500