CIBC opens new Milton branch
Seven-day, full-service banking arrives in Milton MILTON, ON, June 23 /CNW/ - Today, CIBC (CM: TSX;NYSE) opens the doors to a new 8,400 square-foot full-service branch in Milton at the corner of Steeles and Thompson Roads. The new branch is open seven days a week - a first for Milton. "We are very excited to be part of the growth of the Milton community. Our new branch offers CIBC clients in Milton access to our full range of banking services and advisory solutions in a large modern facility," said Larry Tomei, Senior Vice-President, CIBC Retail Markets, Central Ontario. "Offering seven day a week banking is one more way we are investing in providing greater access, flexibility and choice for our clients." The Milton branch offers clients extended operating hours, as well as service in English, French, Arabic, Hindi, Portuguese, Mandarin, Cantonese, Polish and Russian.The hours of operation are: Monday - Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Thursday - Friday: 9:30 a.m. - 7 p.m. Saturday: 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sunday: noon - 4 p.m.The branch is fully accessible and features three Automated Banking Machines (ABMs), as well as a drive-thru ABM. One of these ABMs meets access-for-all requirements with headphone jacks for audio access, grab bars for persons with mobility impairments and improved lighting to assist seniors and partially-sighted clients. This is CIBC's second location to open in Milton. CIBC currently has a branch at 147 Main Street East. A third branch is scheduled to open in Milton in the spring of 2009. These new branch openings represent a major investment in the city and are part of CIBC's strategic plan to build, relocate and expand over 70 branches across Canada by 2011. CIBC clients have access to one of the largest physical distribution networks of branches and ABMs in Canada. Its branch network of 1,049 full service branches, ensures a strong presence where clients live, work and shop. CIBC clients also benefit from access to more than 3,700 automated bank machines, as well as 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 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. For more information about CIBC visit www.cibc.com.
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