CWB opens second full-service banking location in Winnipeg

EDMONTON, Nov. 8, 2012 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank (CWB or the Bank) is 
pleased to announce the opening of its second full-service commercial and 
retail banking centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The new branch, named CWB 
Kenaston, is located at 125 Nature Park Way and offers CWB's complete range of 
banking services for both business and personal clients. 
"Manitoba has a thriving, diverse economy and we are committed to supporting 
the province's ongoing economic growth by helping our clients meet their 
business and personal financial goals," says Chris Fowler, President and COO 
of CWB, who is in Winnipeg today to celebrate the opening. "We're excited 
about the opportunity to serve new clients, while also increasing convenience 
for our existing customers. With the combination of this branch, our original 
location on Portage Avenue and our affiliate company, National Leasing, we 
have a great base of business here. We currently employ more than 300 people 
in the province and we would like to further enhance our presence in this key 
western Canadian market." 
"CWB has been successful in maintaining its grassroots, community focus while 
the organization has grown. We're pleased to be a part of the Kenaston 
Boulevard development, and look forward to supporting the surrounding 
community," added Chris Voogt, AVP and Branch Manager at CWB Kenaston. "Our 
banking services are based on trusted, professional relationships and CWB's 
unique understanding of western-based businesses. Whether it's for their 
business or personal needs, we work closely with our clients to deliver 
relevant financial solutions." 
About Canadian Western Bank Group 
Canadian Western Bank offers highly personalized service through 41 branch 
locations and is the largest publicly traded Canadian bank headquartered in 
Western Canada. The Bank specializes in mid-market commercial lending and 
offers a full complement of personal banking services. The Bank, along with 
its operating affiliates, National Leasing Group Inc., Canadian Western Trust 
Company, Valiant Trust Company, Canadian Direct Insurance Incorporated, Adroit 
Investment Management Ltd. and Canadian Western Financial Ltd., collectively 
offer a diversified range of financial services across Canada and are together 
known as Canadian Western Bank Group. The common shares of Canadian Western 
Bank are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the trading symbol "CWB". 
The Bank's Series 3 Preferred Shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under 
the trading symbols "CWB.PR.A". Refer to for additional 
Glen Eastwood SVP & Regional Manager - Prairies Region Canadian Western Bank 
Phone: (403) 750-3590  Kirby Hill Director, 
Strategy and Communications Canadian Western Bank Phone: (780) 441-3770 
SOURCE: Canadian Western Bank 
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