Canadian Western Bank CWB Financial Group (CWB) is a diversified financial services organization serving businesses and individuals across Canada. Operating from its headquarters in Edmonton, Alberta, CWB's key business lines include full-service business and personal banking offered through CWB Bank branches and online banking services provided by Motive Financial. Highly responsive specialized financing is delivered under the banners of CWB Equipment Financing, CWB National Leasing, CWB Maxium Financial, CWB Franchise Finance and CWB Optimum Mortgage. Trust Services are offered through Canadian Western Trust. Comprehensive wealth management offerings are provided through CWB Wealth Management, which includes the businesses of McLean & Partners Wealth Management and Canadian Western Financial. As a public company on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX), CWB trades under the symbols "CWB" (common shares), "CWB.PR.B" (Series 5 Preferred Shares) and "CWB.PR.C" (Series 7 Preferred Shares). Learn more at www.cwb.com.

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Mar 11, 2019, 17:00 ET CWB announces conversion privilege of non-cumulative 5-year rate reset First Preferred Shares Series 5

EDMONTON, March 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank ("CWB") (TSX: CWB) today announced that it does not intend to exercise its right to redeem all or any of its currently outstanding 5,000,000...


Mar 07, 2019, 07:00 ET CWB declares dividends

EDMONTON, March 7, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank (CWB) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.27 per common share (TSX:CWB), payable on March...


Mar 07, 2019, 07:00 ET CWB reports first quarter financial performance

Strong loan growth with continuing geographic diversification Pre-tax, pre-provision income up 10% compared to last year, with positive operating leverage Common share dividend increase "CWB's strong ...


Jan 31, 2019, 09:00 ET CWB announces Board appointment

EDMONTON, Jan. 31, 2019 /CNW/ - Robert Phillips, Chairman of the Board for Canadian Western Bank (TSX: CWB) is pleased to announce the appointment of E. Gay Mitchell to the CWB's Board of Directors...


Jan 29, 2019, 08:29 ET CWB announces closing of preferred share offering

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES./ EDMONTON, Jan. 29, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank ("CWB") (TSX: CWB) today announced that it has...


Dec 06, 2018, 07:00 ET Canadian Western Bank (CWB) declares dividends

EDMONTON, Dec. 6, 2018 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank (CWB) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.26 per common share (TSX:CWB), payable on January...


Dec 06, 2018, 07:00 ET CWB reports very strong financial performance for fiscal 2018 and a positive 2019 outlook

Strong execution of CWB's Balanced Growth strategy in 2018 with ongoing diversification Fourth quarter adjusted cash earnings per common share of $0.78, up 5% from 2017 Fiscal 2018 adjusted cash...


Nov 20, 2018, 11:05 ET Canadian Western Bank partners with YWCA to empower girls across Canada

EDMONTON, Nov. 20, 2018 /CNW/ - More girls across Canada can access critical programs, thanks to a generous gift from Canadian Western Bank. Nine YWCAs across the country will share a gift of...


Mar 09, 2017, 10:00 ET Banks and Insurance Companies Announce Canadian Business Growth Fund of up to $1B

TORONTO, March 9, 2017 /CNW/ - Canada's leading banks and insurance companies today announced their intent to create a fund to invest up to $1 billion in Canadian businesses over the next decade to...


Jul 03, 2013, 09:15 ET CWB Group announces endowment fund at YMCA of Northern Alberta in honour of recently retired CEO, Larry Pollock

EDMONTON, July 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank Group (CWB Group) and the YMCA of Northern Alberta (formerly YMCA of Edmonton) are pleased to announce the establishment of the Larry Pollock...


Jun 24, 2013, 17:45 ET CWB Group donates $50,000 to southern Alberta relief efforts

EDMONTON, June 24, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank Group (CWB Group) is donating $50,000 to the Canadian Red Cross to support communities affected by the recent floods in southern Alberta. In...


Jun 06, 2013, 09:30 ET CWB Group donates $100,000 to children's hospitals in celebration of its 100th consecutive profitable quarter

EDMONTON, June 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank Group (CWB Group) (TSX:CWB) is pleased to donate $100,000 to children's hospitals across its key markets in celebration of its 100th consecutive...


Jun 06, 2013, 08:30 ET CWB celebrates 100 consecutive profitable quarters

Common share dividend declared of $0.18 per share, up 13% over the dividend declared a year earlier Quarterly dividend declared on CWB preferred shares Second Quarter 2013 Highlights1 (compared to...


May 21, 2013, 16:42 ET CWB finalizes its investment in McLean & Partners Wealth Management Ltd.

EDMONTON, May 21, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank (CWB or the Bank) today announced it has closed its previously announced investment of 55% ownership in McLean & Partners Wealth Management Ltd....


Apr 23, 2013, 18:00 ET CWB to invest in wealth management firm, McLean & Partners

EDMONTON, April 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank (CWB or "the Bank") today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 55% ownership of McLean & Partners Wealth Management Ltd....


Mar 07, 2013, 20:25 ET CWB appoints Chris Fowler as President and Chief Executive Officer

EDMONTON, March 7, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank (TSX: CWB) (CWB or the Bank) today announced the official appointment of Chris Fowler as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). While the...


Mar 07, 2013, 20:24 ET CWB announces election of directors

EDMONTON, March 7, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank (TSX: CWB) (CWB or the Bank) announced that all nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated January 4, 2013 were elected as directors...


Mar 07, 2013, 09:45 ET Canadian Western Bank - Annual and Special Meeting 2013 Webcast - March 7, 2013

EDMONTON, March 7, 2013 /CNW/ - Notification of Annual and Special Meeting 2013 event webcast: Canadian Western Bank (TSX: CWB) Annual and Special Meeting Webcast 2013 March 7, 2013, 3:00 PM MT /...


Mar 07, 2013, 08:30 ET CWB reports strong financial performance as total assets surpass $17 billion

Solid loan growth of 2% in the quarter and 12% over the past year Quarterly dividend declared of $0.17 per CWB common share Quarterly dividend declared on CWB preferred shares First Quarter 2013...


Mar 06, 2013, 21:39 ET CWB announces update on shareholder meetings

EDMONTON, March 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank (CWB or "the Bank") today announced its decision not to proceed with the proposed amendment to "By-law Three", as described in its management...


Feb 27, 2013, 14:33 ET CWB announces normal course issuer bid for preferred shares

EDMONTON, Feb. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank (the "Bank") today announced the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions Canada (OSFI) have...


Dec 17, 2012, 14:33 ET Canadian Western Bank closes $250 million issue of "Series E" subordinated debentures

"NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE U.S." EDMONTON, Dec. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank (TSX: CWB) ("CWB" or the "Bank") today closed its previously...


Dec 12, 2012, 08:00 ET Canadian Western Bank donates more than $1 million to children's charities through The Greater Interest GIC®

EDMONTON, Dec. 12, 2012 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank (CWB) is pleased to report $1,040,668 in total donations made to children's charities across Western Canada since 2008 as a result of The Greater ...


Dec 11, 2012, 20:34 ET Canadian Western Bank to issue subordinated debentures

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE U.S./ EDMONTON, Dec. 11, 2012 /CNW/ - Canadian Western Bank (TSX: CWB) ("CWB" or the "Bank") today announced its intent to...


Dec 04, 2012, 08:30 ET CWB reports solid fourth quarter performance and record results for fiscal 2012

Loan growth of 2% in the quarter and 14% for the year Quarterly dividend declared of $0.17 per CWB common share, an increase of 6% Fourth Quarter 2012 Highlights(1) (compared to the same period in...