C.A. Bancorp Inc.
TSX : BKP

C.A. Bancorp Inc.

February 27, 2009 15:13 ET

C.A. Bancorp Inc. Announces Appointment of New Director

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 27, 2009) - C.A. Bancorp Inc. (TSX:BKP) ("C.A. Bancorp") is pleased to announce the appointment of Timothy Unwin to its board of directors, effective immediately.

Mr. Unwin is a partner Emeritus at Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP in Toronto. He has worked as a corporate and securities lawyer. Previously, Mr. Unwin was the U.S. Managing Partner at Blakes, working out of its New York office and was also the Office Managing Partner at the Blakes office in London, England.

Mr. Unwin is a graduate of the director's education program at the Institute of Corporate Directors at the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto and is an institute certified director (ICD.D). Mr. Unwin is a member and immediate past Chairman of the board of directors of the Toronto Community Foundation and is a former trustee of Charter Real Estate Investment Trust.

John Driscoll, C.A. Bancorp's Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board said "Tim is an outstanding addition to our board and we look forward to working with him to build shareholder value. His knowledge and experience will complement the skills of our other board members".

Trading information

C.A. Bancorp's common shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol BKP.

C.A. Bancorp Inc.

C.A. Bancorp is a publicly traded Canadian merchant bank and alternative asset manager that provides investors with access to a range of private equity and other alternative asset class investment opportunities. C.A. Bancorp is focused on investments in small- and middle-capitalization public and private companies, with emphasis on the industrials, real estate, infrastructure and financial services sectors.

This news release contains forward-looking statements. These statements relate to anticipated future events, results, circumstances, performance or expectations that are not historical facts but instead represent C.A. Bancorp's beliefs regarding future events. Often, but not always, forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of forward-looking words such as "will," "expect," "intend," "plan," "estimate," "anticipate," "believe" or "continue," similar words or the negative thereof, or variations of such words and phrases that certain actions, events or anticipated outcomes "may," "would" or "might" be taken, occur or be achieved. There can be no assurance that the plans, intentions or expectations upon which these forward-looking statements are based will occur. The future business, operations and performance of C.A. Bancorp discussed herein could differ materially from those expressed or implied by such statements. Such forward-looking statements are qualified in their entirety by the inherent risks and uncertainties surrounding future expectations. Forward-looking statements are based on a number of assumptions which may prove to be incorrect. Additional important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from expectations include, among other things, general economic and market factors, and tax-related matters. C.A. Bancorp cautions that risk factors discussed in applicable continuous disclosure filings required by law that C.A. Bancorp has made and filed on SEDAR should also be considered carefully and that undue reliance not be placed on forward-looking statements as events and results could differ materially from those expressed or implied by forward-looking statements made by C.A. Bancorp. The cautionary statements qualify all forward-looking statements attributable to C.A. Bancorp and persons acting on its behalf. Unless otherwise stated, all forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this press release. C.A. Bancorp does not undertake, and specifically disclaims, any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, unless required by applicable law.



C.A. Bancorp Inc.
The Exchange Tower
130 King Street West
Suite 2810, P.O. Box 104
Toronto, Ontario M5X 1A4
Telephone: (416) 214-5985
Fax: (416) 861-8166


Contact Information

  • C.A. Bancorp Inc.
    John F. Driscoll
    Chief Executive Officer
    1-866-388-5985
    (416) 861-8166 (FAX)
    or
    C.A. Bancorp Inc.
    Paolo De Luca
    Chief Executive Officer
    1-866-388-5985
    (416) 861-8166 (FAX)
    Email: info@cabancorp.com
    Website: www.cabancorp.com