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National Bank Presents Its 2016 Social Responsibility Report

Montreal, 15 March 2017 -
National Bank - 2016 Social Responsibility Report

National Bank is proud to release its 2016 Social Responsibility Report. This report outlines the key projects carried out by the Bank in 2016 for the benefit of its clients, employees, the community, and the environment.

Highlights:

Helping our clients power their ideas
- New branch concepts centred on advisory services and technology
- Active participation in developing the entrepreneurial ecosystem

Supporting the community
- $25 million given back to the community

Maintaining our standing as one of Canada's top employers
- $33 million invested in developing employee skills
- Culture of collaboration based on teamwork, mobility, and independence

Driving economic growth
- $1 billion spent on goods and services

Promoting diversity
- Support given to women, cultural communities, the LGBT community, and to people living with limitations

Helping protect the environment
- Award-winning energy efficiency program

Link:
nbc.ca/socialresponsibility

About National Bank of Canada
With $234 billion in assets as at January 31, 2017, National Bank of Canada, together with its subsidiaries, forms one of Canada’s leading integrated financial groups. The Bank has more than 21,000 employees and is widely recognized as a top employer. The Bank's securities are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: NA). Follow the Bank’s activities at nbc.ca or via social media such as FacebookLinkedIn and Twitter.

For more information:
Catherine Deshaies
Advisor – Public Affairs
National Bank
Tel.: 514-412-1320