LOS ANGELES, Sep 25, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) - City National Corporation (NYSE:CYN) will announce itsthird-quarter financial results after the markets close on Wednesday,October 18, 2006. A news release containing these results will bedistributed electronically via Business Wire.

City National also will host a conference call at 2 p.m. PacificTime. Analysts and investors may participate in the question/answersession. The call will be webcast live.

Conference Call, Webcast and Replay Information:

DATE: Wednesday, October 18, 2006TIME: 2 p.m. Pacific Time (5 p.m. Eastern Time)DURATION: 1 hourTELEPHONE ACCESS: Participants should join the live conference call 5to 10 minutes before its scheduled start. The dial-in number is (800)638-4817, and the pass code is 56231258.TELEPHONE REPLAY: The call will be recorded and made available forreplay through October 25, 2006. The dial-in number for the replay is(888) 286-8010. The pass code for the replay is 34650023.WEBCAST ACCESS: A listen-only live webcast of the call will beavailable at www.cnb.com. Starting about two hours after the call, arecorded version will be available for replay until October 18, 2007.

About City National

City National Corporation is a financial services company with$14.5 billion in total assets. Its wholly owned subsidiary, CityNational Bank, provides banking, investment and trust services through55 offices, including 12 full-service regional centers, in SouthernCalifornia, the San Francisco Bay Area and New York City.

SOURCE: City National Corporation

City National Corporation
Cary Walker, 213-673-7615