LOS ANGELES, Nov 7, 2007 (PrimeNewswire via COMTEX News Network) - City National Corporation (NYSE:CYN) will present a live audio Webcast of Chief Executive Officer Russell Goldsmith's presentation to the Merrill Lynch Banking & Financial Services Investor Conference on Tuesday, November 13, 2007 at 10:30 a.m. Eastern time (7:30 a.m. Pacific time).

Investors can access this Webcast at the following address:

http://www.veracast.com/webcasts/ml/banking07/64105336.cfm

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

About City National

City National Corporation's wholly owned subsidiary, City National Bank, is backed by $15.5 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 nine majority-owned investment affiliates manage or administer more than $59 billion in client investment assets, including $37.1 billion under direct management.

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SOURCE: City National Corporation

City National Corporation
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