LOS ANGELES  -- City National Corporation (NYSE:CYN) announced today that Chief Financial Officer Christopher J. Carey is scheduled to deliver a presentation at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Banking & Financial Services Conference in New York on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 9:40 a.m. Eastern time (6:40 a.m. Pacific time).

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

http://www.veracast.com/webcasts/baml/banking2014/id17103334241.cfm

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

About City National

City National Corporation has $32 billion in assets. The company's wholly owned subsidiary, City National Bank, provides banking, investment and trust services through 77 offices, including 16 full-service regional centers, in Southern California, the San Francisco Bay Area, Nevada, New York City, Nashville and Atlanta. City National and its investment affiliates manage or administer $61.2 billion in client investment assets, including $49.1 billion under direct management.

For more information about City National, visit the company's Website at cnb.com.

CONTACT: Investors:
         Christopher J. Carey, City National Corporation
         (310) 888-6777
         Chris.Carey@cnb.com
         
         Media:
         Linda Mueller, City National Corporation
         (213) 673-7619
         Linda.Mueller@cnb.com