CIBC declares dividends

TORONTO, Dec. 6, 2012 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM; NYSE: CM) announced today that 
its board of directors declared a dividend of 94 cents per share on common 
shares for the quarter ending January 31, 2013 payable on January 28, 2013 to 
shareholders of record at the close of business on December 28, 2012. 
Class A Preferred Shares 
The board of directors also declared the following dividends per share: 
For the quarter ending January 31, 2013 payable on January 28, 2013 to 
shareholders of record at the close of business on December 28, 2012: 
Series 26 - $0.359375 
Series 27 - $0.350000 
Series 29 - $0.337500 
Series 33 - $0.334375 
Series 35 - $0.406250 
Series 37 - $0.406250 
Under the CIBCShareholder Investment Plan (the "Plan"),CIBC offers the 
Dividend Reinvestment Optionfor Canadian residentsand the Stock Dividend 
Option forUS residents, to reinvest and receive dividends, respectively, on 
their CIBC common shares and preferred shares in the form of CIBC common 
shares. Canadian resident shareholders may also purchase additional common 
shares under the Share Purchase Option. 
CIBC determines whether common shares for the Plan are purchasedin the 
secondary market or issued from treasury. CIBC has decided to purchase shares 
in the secondary market starting with the dividend payable on January 28, 2013 
to common and preferred shareholders of record at the close of business on 
December 28, 2012. For the Share Purchase Option, this change will be 
effective February 1, 2013. 
Mary Lou Frazer, Senior Director, Communications and Public Affairs,  
416-980-4111 or Geoff Weiss, Vice-President, Investor Relations,  416-980-5093. 
SOURCE: CIBC 
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CO: CIBC - Investor Relations
ST: Ontario
NI: FIN DIV  
-0- Dec/06/2012 10:52 GMT
 
 
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