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Chief Financial Officer, Carolyn Graham, named one of Canada's Most Powerful Women

2017-11-23 marketwired
CWB Financial Group (CWB) (TSX:CWB) is thrilled to congratulate Carolyn Graham, executive vice president and chief financial officer, on her recognition as a Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winner. The Top 100 Awards brings together remarkable women and men, creating opportunities to learn from each other, enrich careers and make a difference for female colleagues. It opens doors for women to achieve higher levels of excellence by proving that, with perseverance and dedication, opportunities increase for all female leaders to have an impact at the highest organizational levels.

CWB Financial Group to acquire equipment finance and leasing assets of ECN Commercial and Vendor Finance Canada

2017-10-31 marketwired
EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Oct. 30, 2017) - Canadian Western Bank (CWB) (TSX:CWB) today announced it has entered into a definitive asset purchase agreement to acquire for cash the Canadian Commercial and Vendor Finance assets of ECN Capital Corp. (ECN). The equipment finance and leasing assets to be acquired are fully aligned with CWB's balanced growth strategy, and the acquisition will support continued progress toward strategic objectives for industry and geographic diversification.

CWB receives TSX approval for normal course issuer bid

2017-10-02 marketwired
EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Oct. 2, 2017) - Canadian Western Bank (TSX:CWB) ("CWB") announced today that a normal course issuer bid ("NCIB") authorized by its Board of Directors to purchase for cancellation during the next 12 months up to 1,767,000 common shares, representing approximately 2% of the issued and outstanding common shares, has been approved by the Toronto Stock Exchange ("TSX").

Report Coverage on Financials Stocks, Bank of Montreal, National Bank of Canada, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, and Canadian Western Bank

2017-09-28 accesswire
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / September 28, 2017 / Pro-Trader Daily has lined up these stocks for our daily research reports coverage. Before the markets open, Pro-TD makes a brief technical snapshot of select stocks with the Banking industry and that trades on the Toronto Exchanges. This Morning, our team has regrouped these stocks for study: Bank of Montreal, National Bank of Canada, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, and Canadian Western Bank. (15-0)

Computershare to Acquire Exempt Market Securities Business of Canadian Western Trust

2017-08-16 marketwired
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - August 16, 2017) - Computershare Trust Company of Canada ("Computershare"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Computershare Limited (ASX: CPU), announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire the exempt market securities account administration and trustee business of Canadian Western Trust Company ("CWT"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Canadian Western Bank (TSX: CWB) and a member of CWB Financial Group, and on closing will assume the role of successor trustee or custodian for CWT's portfolio of exempt market securities client accounts. (0-1)

Canadian Western Trust Company to exit Exempt Market Securities business line

2017-08-16 marketwired
EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Aug. 16, 2017) - Canadian Western Trust Company (CWT), a wholly owned subsidiary of Canadian Western Bank (TSX:CWB) and a member of CWB Financial Group, today announced it will no longer offer self-directed account services to holders of exempt market securities. CWT has entered into a definitive agreement (the "Agreement") to appoint Computershare Trust Company of Canada (Computershare) as successor trustee or custodian for clients who currently hold exempt market securities within a CWT self-directed account.

Daily Coverage on Financials Stocks, Bank of Montreal, National Bank of Canada, Canadian Imperial Bank Of Commerce, and Canadian Western Bank

2017-07-19 accesswire
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / July 19, 2017 / Pro-Trader Daily has lined up these stocks for our daily research reports coverage. Before the markets open, Pro-TD makes a brief technical snapshot of select stocks with the Banking industry and that trades on the Toronto Exchanges. This Morning, our team has regrouped these stocks for study: Bank of Montreal, National Bank of Canada, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, and Canadian Western Bank.

Report Coverage on Financials Stocks: Bank of Montreal, National Bank of Canada, Canadian Imperial Bank Of Commerce, and Canadian Western Bank

2017-06-15 accesswire
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / June 15, 2017 / Pro-Trader Daily has lined up these stocks for our daily research reports coverage. Before the markets open, Pro-TD makes a brief technical snapshot of select stocks with the Banking industry and that trades on the Toronto Exchanges. This Morning, our team have regrouped these stocks for study: Bank of Montreal, National Bank of Canada, Canadian Imperial Bank Of Commerce, and Canadian Western Bank.

CWB reports strong second quarter financial performance

2017-06-02 marketwired
EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - June 1, 2017) - "Strong second quarter results from CWB Financial Group demonstrate continued success in executing our balanced growth strategy. Highlights this quarter include very strong annual earnings growth, positive loan growth and strong growth of stable, relationship-based branch-raised deposits. We continue to support our solid operating performance with a very strong capital position, and credit quality remains stable with loan impairments and provisions for credit losses consistent with expectations," said Chris Fowler, President and CEO.

CWB Declares Dividends

2017-06-02 marketwired
EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - June 1, 2017) - Canadian Western Bank (CWB) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.23 per common share (TSX:CWB), payable on June 30, 2017 to shareholders of record on June 16, 2017. This quarterly dividend is consistent with the prior quarter and the dividend declared one year ago. The Board of Directors also declared a cash dividend of $0.

Research Reports Initiated on Financials Stocks: Bank of Montreal, National Bank of Canada, Canadian Imperial Bank Of Commerce, and Canadian Western Bank

2017-05-10 accesswire
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / May 10, 2017 / Active Wall St. announces the list of stocks for today's research reports. Pre-market the Active Wall St. team provides the technical coverage impacting selected stocks trading on the Toronto Exchange and belonging under the Banking industry. Companies recently under review include Bank of Montreal, National Bank of Canada, Canadian Imperial Bank Of Commerce, and Canadian Western Bank.

Research Reports Initiated on Financials Stocks Bank of Montreal, Street Capital Group, Canadian Western Bank, and Canadian Imperial Bank Of Commerce

2017-03-31 accesswire
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / March 31, 2017 / Active Wall St. announces the list of stocks for today's research reports. Pre-market the Active Wall St. team provides the technical coverage impacting selected stocks trading on the Toronto Exchange and belonging under the Banking industry. Companies recently under review include Bank of Montreal, Street Capital Group, Canadian Western Bank, and Canadian Imperial Bank Of Commerce.

CWB announces election of directors

2017-03-03 marketwired
EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - March 3, 2017) - Canadian Western Bank (TSX:CWB) today announced that all nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated January 3, 2017 were elected as directors of CWB. Detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held yesterday in Edmonton at CWB's Annual General Meeting are set out below.

CWB Reports Strong First Quarter Financial Performance Including Record Total Revenues

2017-03-02 marketwired
"CWB is off to a great start this year. Strong first quarter financial performance included 12% annual growth of pre-tax, pre-provision income and record total revenues. We also delivered positive operating leverage and strong credit quality reflected in stable loan impairments and a provision for credit losses consistent with our expectations," said Chris Fowler, President and CEO. "I am pleased to report that our first quarter net interest margin was stable compared to the same quarter last year, and significantly higher than last quarter.

CWB declares dividends

2017-03-02 marketwired
EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - March 2, 2017) - Canadian Western Bank (CWB) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.23 per common share (TSX:CWB), payable on March 31, 2017 to shareholders of record on March 17, 2017. This quarterly dividend is consistent with the prior quarter and the dividend declared one year ago. The Board of Directors also declared a cash dividend of $0.