LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 27, 2000--The Board of Directors of City National Corporation (NYSE: CYN) today announced a quarterly common stock cash dividend of $0.175 per share for the second quarter of 2000, payable on August 21, 2000 to stockholders of record on August 9, 2000.

City National Corporation is a publicly owned corporation with $8.7 billion in assets whose stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "CYN." The corporation's wholly owned subsidiary, City National Bank, is the premier business and private bank headquartered in California, with 49 banking offices in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Francisco, San Mateo and Ventura counties.

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