LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 22, 2004--City NationalCorporation (NYSE: CYN) will release its second-quarter financialresults after the close of market on Wednesday, July 14, 2004. Thenews release containing these results will be distributedelectronically via Business Wire.

City National also will host a conference call at 2 p.m. PacificTime. Analysts and investors may participate in the question/answersession. The call will be Webcast live.

Conference Call, Webcast and Replay Information:

Date: Wednesday, July 14, 2004

Time: 2 p.m. Pacific Time (5 p.m. Eastern Time)

Duration: 1 hour

Telephone Access: Participants should join the live conference
call 5 to 10 minutes before its scheduled start. The dial-in
number is 888-482-0024, and the pass code is 36903977.

Telephone Replay: The call will be recorded and made available for
replay through July 21, 2004. The dial-in number for the replay is
888-286-8010. The pass code for the replay is 71731924.

Webcast Access: A listen-only live Webcast of the call will be
available at www.cnb.com. Starting about two hours after the call,
a recorded version will be available for replay until July 14, 2005.

About City National

City National Corporation is a financial services company with$13.2 billion in total assets. Its wholly owned subsidiary, CityNational Bank, is the second largest independent bank headquartered inCalifornia. As California's Premier Private and Business Bank(R), CityNational provides banking, investment and trust services through 53offices, including 12 full-service regional centers, in SouthernCalifornia, the San Francisco Bay Area and New York City.

CONTACT: City National Corporation
Cary Walker, 213-833-4715
SOURCE: City National Corporation