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National Bank adjusts its mortgage rates

Montreal, 27 March 2012 -

National Bank has adjusted its rates for residential mortgages. The new rates are effective as of Thursday, March 29, 2012.

The changes are as follows:

TERM

CURRENT RATE (%)

NEW RATE (%)

CHANGE

FIXED-RATE CLOSED TERM

 

 

 

5 years closed

5.240

5.440

0.200

VARIABLE-RATE CLOSED TERM

 

 

 

5 years Variable rate

3.100

3.200

0.100

5 years Capped rate

3.250

3.350

0.100

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. As at January 31, 2012, National Bank has over CDN$175 billion in assets in accordance with IFRS and, together with its subsidiaries, employs 19,785 people. The Bank’s securities are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: NA). For more information, visit the Bank’s website at www.nbc.ca. To access National Bank of Canada’s financial literacy 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 Affairs
National Bank
Tel.: 514-394-6500