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National Bank Financial Group Joins the Ranks of Question Retraite

Québec and Montréal, 17 June 2010 -

Ms. Jocelyne Houle-LeSarge, president of Question Retraite, is pleased to announce that the National Bank Financial Group has joined Question Retraite’s consortium of 20 active members.

National Bank Financial Group, which is already heavily involved in the field of financial planning for retirement awareness, is an excellent ally for Question Retraite on its mission to assist 25 to 45 year olds plan now for tomorrow.

"National Bank Financial Group and Question Retraite share an interest in promoting financial security for retirement," states Mr. Patrice Delisle, Senior Manager, Retirement Strategy, Wealth Management. "Assisting our clients in financial planning for retirement and by doing so, helping them to achieve the projects and dreams that are important to them are our advisors’ objectives."

About Question Retraite
Question Retraite is a public-private consortium founded by the Régie des rentes du Québec in 2003. Its mission is to raise the awareness of Quebeckers, especially those aged 25 to 45, of the importance of starting to save for retirement at an early age.

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 $150 billion in assets and, together with its subsidiaries, employs 18,248 people. The Bank’s securities are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (NA:TSX). For more information, visit the Bank’s website at

For further information about the addition of our newest member, or about Question Retraite or National Bank Financial Group, please contact:

Catherine Ratté
Question Retraite
Tel.: 418 657-8738, extension 3511

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