National Bank is pleased to announce the winners of the Women in
Financial Markets Internship Program for 2019. At a reception given in
their honour, Denis Girouard and Laurent Ferreira, Executive
Vice-Presidents and Co-Heads – Financial Markets, with members of
their team, presented each of them with a $5,000 prize. The six
winners also received offers to start their careers in National Bank's
Financial Markets sector.
This year’s winners are enrolled in a graduate or undergraduate program at a Canadian university:
National Bank's program derives its strength from the career opportunities it offers winners in its organization as well as a mentorship program.
For many years, National Bank has been rolling out a wide range of
measures to increase the representation of women throughout the
"National Bank promotes the professional growth and development of women in its organization in many ways. We're proud to offer this unique program in the Canadian banking industry and to recognize the talent of our winners by taking concrete actions which, we hope, will have a positive impact on their careers. I'd like to welcome them to the world of financial markets!" stated Denis Girouard, Executive Vice President and Co-Head – Financial Markets at National Bank.
"For the past 10 years, we've been giving talented young women
the opportunity to start their careers off on the right foot. Our goal
is to nurture their passion and support them in this pivotal moment in
their professional lives. In fact, many past years’ winners are still
with us today!" added Laurent Ferreira, Executive Vice President
and Co-Head – Financial Markets at National Bank.
About National Bank of Canada
With $269 billion in assets as at April 30, 2019, National Bank of Canada, together with its subsidiaries, forms one of Canada's leading integrated financial groups. It has more than 24,000 employees in knowledge-intensive positions and has been recognized numerous times as a top employer and for its commitment to diversity. Its securities are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: NA). Follow the Bank’s activities at nbc.ca or via social media such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter