CALGARY, June 21, 2013 /CNW/ - To ensure employee safety and security, RBC
Royal Bank announced today that the following 14 branches will remain closed
on Saturday, June 22: Canmore, High River, Deer Valley, Turner Valley,
Riverbend, Medicine Hat Main, Rideau, 8(th) and 7(th), Bow Valley Square,
Calgary Main, Brittania, Hillhurst, Keynote and SunLife. The RBC Direct
Investing Calgary Investor Centre is closed until further notice.
"We are deeply saddened by the devastation in Calgary and much of the
province. Our thoughts are with the residents, friends and families who were
impacted by this tragedy," said Bruce MacKenzie, regional president, Alberta
and Territories, RBC. "The well being of our employees and clients is our top
RBC has made a $125,000 donation to the Red Cross to help assist families
affected in Calgary. The bank is also collecting donations at all RBC
locations across Canada and channelling the funds to the Canadian Red Cross to
support its efforts to assist the flood victims.
Clients may access their accounts using online and telephone banking or ATMs.
For clients with RBC Direct Investing, they may access account information and
place trades by calling 1-800-769-2560 or by signing in online at
Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE) and its subsidiaries operate under
the master brand name RBC. We are Canada's largest bank as measured by assets
and market capitalization, and are among the largest banks in the world, based
on market capitalization. We are one of North America's leading diversified
financial services companies, and provide personal and commercial banking,
wealth management services, insurance, and investor services and wholesale
banking on a global basis. We employ approximately 80,000 full- and part-time
employees who serve more than 15 million personal, business, public sector and
institutional clients through offices in Canada, the U.S. and 44 other
countries. For more information, please visit rbc.com.
RBC supports a broad range of community initiatives through donations,
sponsorships and employee volunteer activities. In 2012, we contributed more
than $95 million to causes worldwide, including donations and community
investments of more than $64 million and $31 million in sponsorships.
Jo-Ann Fraser RBC Public Affairs O: 403-292-3372 C: 403-860-0360
SOURCE: RBC Calgary
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