City National Corporation to Present at the Goldman Sachs U.S. Financial Services Conference

City National Corporation to Present at the Goldman Sachs U.S. Financial
Services Conference

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 27, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- City National Corporation
(NYSE:CYN) announced today that Chief Executive Officer Russell Goldsmith and
Chief Financial Officer Christopher J. Carey are scheduled to deliver a
presentation at the Goldman Sachs U.S. Financial Services Conference in New
York on Tuesday, December 4, 2012, at 11 a.m. Eastern time (8 a.m. Pacific
time).

A live audio Webcast of the presentation will be available at the following
address:

http://cc.talkpoint.com/gold006/120412a_gm/?entity=23_L8UROOK

The Webcast will be available for replay, starting within 24 hours of the live
presentation through City National's Website at cnb.com.

About City National

City National Bank is the wholly owned subsidiary of City National
Corporation. It is backed by $26.3 billion in total assets, and provides
banking, investment and trust services through 78 offices, including 16
full-service regional centers, in Southern California, the San Francisco Bay
Area, Nevada, New York City, Nashville and Atlanta. The company and its
investment affiliates manage or administer $56.7 billion in client investment
assets, including $38.0 billion under direct management.

For more information about City National, visit the company's Website at
cnb.com.

The City National Corporation logo is available at
http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=3142

CONTACT: Investors:
         Christopher J. Carey, City National Corporation
         (310) 888-6777
         Chris.Carey@cnb.com
        
         Media:
         Linda Mueller, City National Corporation
         (213) 673-7619
         Linda.Mueller@cnb.com

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