LOS ANGELES, Oct 30, 2008 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX News Network) - City National Corporation (NYSE:CYN) announced today that Chief Financial Officer Christopher J. Carey is scheduled to deliver a presentation at the BancAnalysts Association of Boston Conference on Thursday, November 6, 2008 at 2:50 p.m. Eastern time (11:50 a.m. Pacific time).

A live audio Webcast of the presentation will be available at the following address:

http://www.wsw.com/webcast/baab8/cyn/  

The Webcast will be available for replay, starting within 24 hours of the live presentation through City National's Website at www.cnb.com .

About City National

City National Corporation's wholly owned subsidiary, City National Bank, is backed by $16.3 billion in total assets, and provides banking, investment and trust services through 62 offices, including 15 full-service regional centers, in Southern California, the San Francisco Bay Area, Nevada and New York City. The company and its eight majority-owned investment affiliates manage or administer $52.4 billion in client investment assets, including more than $33 billion under direct management.

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SOURCE: City National Corporation

City National Corporation
Investors:
Christopher J. Carey
(310) 888-6777
Chris.Carey@cnb.com
Media:
Cary Walker
(213) 673-7615
Cary.Walker@cnb.com