Canadian Bankers Association

Canadian Bankers Association

May 22, 2012 12:00 ET

How Global and Local Forces May Impact Banking in Alberta: CBA President to Address Calgary Chamber

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - May 22, 2012) - The Canadian Bankers Association (CBA) president Terry Campbell will speak about Canada's banking industry and how global forces and local policies today may impact banking in Alberta tomorrow, when he delivers a keynote breakfast speech to the Calgary Chamber on Friday, May 25.

Canada has the soundest banking system in the world and yet, since the global financial crisis, banks in Canada have been subject to intensifying international regulation plus federal and provincial government policies that have an impact on banks. In his remarks, Mr. Campbell will provide an in-depth look at how banks serve communities and customers across Alberta today while working to ensure that the growing list of domestic and international regulations doesn't limit how they meet the needs of customers in the future.

Date: Friday, May 25, 2012
Time: Registration: 7:15 am
Breakfast: 7:30 am
Speech: 8:15am
Media Availability: 9:00 am
Location: The Calgary Chamber
ENMAX Ballroom
100 6th Ave. S.W.
Calgary, Alberta

Media Registration

Members of the media are invited to attend and are asked to pre-register at the e-mail address below. Mr. Campbell will be available to speak with the media after his speech.

The speech will also be available on the CBA website at

The Canadian Bankers Association works on behalf of 53 domestic banks, foreign bank subsidiaries and foreign bank branches operating in Canada and their 274,000 employees. The CBA advocates for effective public policies that contribute to a sound, successful banking system that benefits Canadians and Canada's economy. The Association also promotes financial literacy to help Canadians make informed financial decisions and works with banks and law enforcement to help protect customers against financial crime and promote fraud awareness.

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