NATIONAL BANK OF CANADA
TSX : NA

NATIONAL BANK OF CANADA

December 20, 2007 15:55 ET

National Bank Adjusts its Mortgage Rates

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Dec. 20, 2007) - National Bank (TSX:NA) has adjusted its rates for residential mortgages. The new rates are effective as of December 21, 2007.



CURRENT RATE NEW RATE CHANGE
TERM (%) (%)
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FIXED-RATE OPEN TERM
6 months open 8.650 8.900 0.250
1 year open 9.300 9.500 0.200

FIXED-RATE CLOSED
TERM
3 months closed 6.990 7.100 0.110
6 months closed 6.850 7.100 0.250
1 year closed 7.150 7.350 0.200
2 years closed 7.350 7.550 0.200
3 years closed 7.350 7.550 0.200
4 years closed 7.350 7.550 0.200
5 years closed 7.350 7.550 0.200
7 years closed 7.650 7.850 0.200
10 years closed 8.000 8.200 0.200

VARIABLE-RATE CLOSED
TERM
5 years Variable rate
(discount included) 5.750 5.750 0.000
5 years Saver 6.640 6.750 0.110
5 years Capped rate 6.000 6.000 0.000


About National Bank of Canada

National Bank of Canada is an integrated group which provides comprehensive financial services to consumers, small and medium-sized enterprises and large corporations in its core market, while offering specialized services to its clients elsewhere in the world. The National Bank offers a full array of banking services, including retail, corporate and investment banking. It is an active player on international capital markets and, through its subsidiaries, is involved in securities brokerage, insurance and wealth management as well as mutual fund and retirement plan management. National Bank has more than $113 billion in assets and, together with its subsidiaries, employs 16,863 people. The Bank's securities are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:NA). For more information, visit the Bank's website at www.nbc.ca.

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  • National Bank of Canada
    Denis Dube
    Director - Public Relations
    514-394-8644