National Bank Direct Brokerage offers you an educational and lucrative
MONTREAL, Jan. 24, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - For the first time this year, National
Bank Direct Brokerage will be taking part as an exclusive sponsor in the
Biggest Winner Contest, presented by Horizons Exchange Traded Funds. In this
free contest, participants can win numerous cash prizes by growing a $100,000
fantasy portfolio of exchange-traded funds between February 1 and 28, 2013. To
sign up or for full details, log on to the Biggest Winner Contest website no
later than February 1, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. (Eastern).
"National Bank Direct Brokerage encourages the public to take part in this
market simulation exercise as a risk-free way to get acquainted with ETFs.
National Bank Direct Brokerage also offers its clients seminars and webinars
on this increasingly popular investment product. It is therefore only natural
for us to support this innovative contest that raises awareness about ETFs,
while also rewarding sound investing," explained Nancy Paquet, President of
National Bank Direct Brokerage.
The top three performing participants at the close of the contest will receive
cash prizes of $10,000, $5,000 and $1,000 respectively. A $1,000 prize will
also be awarded for the best weekly performances.
National Bank Direct Brokerage makes no representation or guarantee, whether
explicit or implicit, as to the suitability of investing in exchange-traded
funds, nor does it endorse the Horizons Group or its products.
About National Bank Direct Brokerage
National Bank Direct Brokerage is a wholly owned subsidiary of National Bank
of Canada. National Bank Direct Brokerage offers no advice and makes no
investment recommendations. The client alone is responsible for the financial
consequences of his or her investment decisions. National Bank Direct
Brokerage is a member of the Canadian Investor Protection Fund.
About National Bank of Canada
With $178 billion in assets as at October 31, 2012, National Bank of Canada
(www.nbc.ca), together with its subsidiaries, forms one of Canada's leading
integrated financial groups, and was named among the five strongest banks in
the world by Bloomberg Markets. The Bank has close to 20,000 employees and is
widely recognized as a top employer. Its securities are listed on the Toronto
Stock Exchange (TSX: NA). Follow the Bank's activities via social media and
learn more about its extensive community involvement at clearfacts.ca and
(The telephone number provided below is for the exclusive use of journalists
and other media representatives.):
Marie-Pierre Jodoin Senior Advisor - Public Affairs National Bank Tel.:
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