LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 31, 2005--City NationalCorporation (NYSE:CYN) will present a live audio Webcast of ChiefExecutive Officer Russell Goldsmith's presentation to the BancAnalystsAssociation of Boston Conference on Friday, November 4, at 10:00 a.m.Eastern/7:00 a.m. Pacific. Joining Mr. Goldsmith will be the company'sChief Financial Officer Christopher J. Carey.

Investors can access this Webcast at the following address:

http://www.wsw.com/webcast/baab5/cyn/

The Webcast will be available for replay, starting within 24 hoursof the live presentation, through the home page of City National'sWebsite at cnb.com.

About City National

City National Corporation is a financial services company with$14.4 billion in total assets. Its wholly owned subsidiary, CityNational Bank, is California's Premier Private and Business Bank(R).The bank provides banking, investment, and trust services through 55offices, including 12 full-service regional centers, in SouthernCalifornia, the San Francisco Bay Area and New York City. CityNational and its affiliates manage or administer approximately $38.8billion in client trust and investment assets, including more than$18.4 billion under direct management.

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

CONTACT: City National Corporation
Cary Walker, 213-833-4715
Cary.Walker@cnb.com
SOURCE: City National Corporation