National Bank Direct Brokerage Expands its Service Offer to Self-Directed Investors

National Bank Direct Brokerage Expands its Service Offer to Self-Directed 
Investors 
MONTREAL, Nov. 15, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - National Bank Direct Brokerage is 
announcing the launch of two offers for active, high net-worth investors. 
The two new offers, Advantage Direct Brokerage and Private Direct Brokerage, 
found under our Distinctive Services tab, propose high-end services that meet 
the specific needs of certain independent investors. 
"National Bank Direct Brokerage received the highest client satisfaction rate 
among direct brokers, according to a survey published this fall by J.D. Power. 
Our mission is to provide Canadian investors with a comprehensive, flexible 
and competitive direct brokerage solution. We believe that Advantage Direct 
Brokerage and Private Direct Brokerage are perfectly in line with this 
objective," stated National Bank Direct Brokerage President Nancy Paquet. 
In particular, Advantage Direct Brokerage provides investors with: 


    --  Support and guidance from our most experienced representatives
    --  Priority telephone access
    --  10% off the commission when they trade options via our
        electronic systems
    --  10% off the commission when they trade equities, options or
        ETFs by telephone, with a representative(1)
    --  A free personalized annual report on their accounts, upon
        request

To benefit from the Advantage Direct Brokerage services, investors and their 
immediate family (spouse and children) must have at least $500,000 in assets 
held at NBDB, or carry out a minimum of 300 equities, options or ETF trades 
each year with NBDB.

Investors who meet one of these criteria still have the possibility of trading 
for as little as $6.95(1 )when they carry out their trades electronically.

For its part, the Private Direct Brokerage service provides investors with:
    --  A dedicated Account Manager
    --  Private telephone access
    --  Follow-ups for renewing investments about to mature
    --  20% off the commission when they trade equities, options or
        ETFs by telephone, with a representative(1)
    --  Free personalized reports on their accounts

To benefit from the services offered under Private Direct Brokerage, investors 
and their immediate family (spouse and children) must hold assets totalling at 
least $1,000,000 with National Bank Direct Brokerage. NBDB is happy to extend 
this offer to other members of their family, including parents and 
grandchildren.

By choosing Private Direct Brokerage, investors can enjoy all the advantages 
of the new sliding scale commission structure, which will allow them to trade 
for as little as $9.95 when they carry out their transactions electronically.

To find out more about the Advantage Direct Brokerage and Private Direct 
Brokerage offers, go to http://nbdb.ca/en/our-offer/distinctive-services or 
contact NBDB at:

1-866-221-9358
514-866-3769 directbrokerage@nbc.ca

(1) See our Commission and General Fee Schedule at http://nbdb.ca/en/pricing/

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 $187 billion in assets as at July 31, 2013, National Bank of Canada 
(www.nbc.ca) together with its subsidiaries, forms one of Canada's leading 
integrated financial groups, and has been named among the 20 strongest banks 
in the world by Bloomberg Markets magazine. 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 commitment.nationalbank.ca.



SOURCE  National Bank of Canada 
(The telephone number provided below is for the exclusive use of  journalists 
and other media representatives): 
Jean-François Cadieux Chief Advisor - Public Affairs National Bank Tel.: 
514-394-6500 
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