CIBC announces two new branches in Alberta
Bringing banking closer to where people live, work and shop EDMONTON, April 3 /CNW/ - CIBC today announced it will open two new full-service branches in Alberta to provide its clients with greater flexibility, access and choice. These new branches are being opened in the rapidly growing communities of Edmonton and Grande Prairie. Since October 2007, CIBC has announced five new branches to open in Alberta over the next two years. "We are making an important investment in our branch network to provide greater access for our clients in rapidly growing communities," said Wendy Slavin, Senior Vice President of Western Canada, CIBC Retail Markets. "These branches will feature extended hours and CIBC's full range of advice, sales and service offers to help clients conveniently meet their banking needs." The new Alberta branches will be located at:- 97th and 162nd in Edmonton; and - Hwy 43 and 116th in Grande Prairie.As part of its strategic plan, CIBC will build, relocate and expand over 70 new branches across Canada by 2011. CIBC already has one of the largest branch networks in Canada. Its current network of 1,049 full service branches, combined with these new locations, ensures a strong presence where clients live, work and shop. Clients benefit from CIBC's convenient hours, including evening and Saturday banking in many of its branches. CIBC clients also benefit from access to more than 3,700 automated bank machines, and 24/7 service over the phone and on Canada's leading online banking site, www.cibc.com. CIBC is a leading North American financial institution with nearly 11 million personal banking and business clients. CIBC offers a full range of products and services through its comprehensive electronic banking network, branches and offices across Canada, in the United States and around the world. You can find other news releases and information about CIBC in our Press Centre on our corporate website at www.cibc.com.
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