Laurentian Bank Taking Flight Again with the International Balloon Festival of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu

Laurentian Bank Taking Flight Again with the International Balloon Festival of 
MONTREAL, Aug. 8, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Serving as principal presenter for the 
past eight years, Laurentian Bank is pleased to be associating once again with 
the International Balloon Festival of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu. Being held 
August 9-17, the event always provides a most memorable experience for the 
hundreds of thousands of festivalgoers typically in attendance. 
Under the banner of the Festival, the Bank has launched an exclusive offer 
whereby all new clients will be eligible to receive cash back of $150 and more 
on its investment products, VISA cards and banking packages. Additional 
information about these offers is available online at 
Throughout the duration of this colourful event, Laurentian Bank will be 
offering a host of activities for young families in the Little + area. In 
addition, those participating in the photo contest will be eligible to win a 
flight in the Bank's very own hot air balloon, while festivalgoers will find 
answers to any questions they may have about products and services at the 
on-site information booth and from Bank representatives on the ground. 
As in the past, Laurentian Bank clients will be able to benefit from special 
treatment on-site. More specifically, upon presentation of their Laurentian 
Bank debit or VISA card, they will have access to the Laurentian Bank Lounge 
to get out of the sun, freshen up, and to enjoy something to eat. 
Finally, the Laurentian Bank hot air balloon will be more visible than ever in 
the sky. In fact, it will be taking over 40 flights during the course of the 
Festival, in addition to the 20 flights that will be launching during the rest 
of the year. 
About Laurentian Bank 
Laurentian Bank of Canada is a banking institution whose activities extend 
across Canada. Recognized for its excellent service, proximity and simplicity, 
the Bank serves one and a half million clients throughout the country. Founded 
in 1846, the Bank is among the 2014 edition of the Montréal's Top Employers 
competition, which showcases the city's top 25 companies offering enviable 
places to work. It currently employs some 3,800 people whose talent and 
dedication has made it a major player in numerous market segments. 
Laurentian Bank distinguishes itself through the excellence of its execution 
and its agility. Catering to the needs of retail clients via its extensive 
branch network and constantly evolving virtual offerings, the Bank has also 
earned a solid reputation among SMEs, larger businesses and real estate 
developers thanks to its growing presence across Canada and its specialized 
teams in Ontario, Québec, Alberta and British Columbia. For its part, the 
organization's B2B Bank subsidiary is a Canadian leader in providing banking 
and investment products and services to financial advisors and brokers, while 
Laurentian Bank Securities is an integrated broker that is also widely known 
for its expert and effective services nationwide. The institution has more 
than $33 billion in balance sheet assets and more than $39 billion in assets 
under administration.

SOURCE  Laurentian Bank of Canada 
Valérie Archambault Public Relations and Sponsorships Advisor 514284-4500, 
ext. 3150  
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