National Bank to Announce Fourth Quarter Results on December 8, 2011

Montreal, 16 November 2011 - 

National Bank will be releasing its fourth quarter results on Thursday, December 8, 2011.

The results are scheduled for release at approximately 7:45 a.m. ET. The conference call with financial analysts and institutional investors will take place in the afternoon and will be accessible either live or off-line, by phone or webcast.

Fourth quarter results conference call

-  Conference call will take place on Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 1:30 p.m. ET.
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Access via telephone in a listen-only mode: 1-866-226-1792 or 416-340-2216.
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Live Internet broadcast of the conference call will also be accessible at www.nbc.ca/investorrelations.
-  Quarterly press release, supplementary financial information, and presentation slides to be referenced during the call will be posted on www.nbc.ca/investorrelations prior to the beginning of the conference call.

Rebroadcast of conference call

-  The conference call recording will be available until December 17, 2011 by dialling 1-800-408-3053 or 905-694-9451 and entering access code 2470616#.

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 $153 billion in assets and, together with its subsidiaries, employs 19,217 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’s financial education portal, visit www.clearfacts.ca.

Information (The telephone numbers provided below are for the exclusive use of journalists, other media representatives and shareholders.):

Claude Breton
Senior Manager, Public Affairs
National Bank
Tel.: 514-394-8644

Hélène Baril
Director, Investor Relations
National Bank
Tel.: 514-394-0296