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National Bank Direct Brokerage launches exclusive Dow Jones en bref French-language newsletter

Montreal, 7 November 2012 -

On October 29, National Bank Direct Brokerage proudly added the exclusive Dow Jones en bref French-language newsletter to the broad array of financial information it makes available to clients. Thanks to the information in this newsletter, investors can stay on top of market trends and the latest economic news. The newsletter, which is sent to National Bank Direct Brokerage accountholders by e-mail, contains a wealth of information on a wide range of topics, including:

  • what to watch for on the day's markets
  • an overview of markets before they open, including equities, bonds, forex and commodities
  • top stories
  • a calendar of earnings and economic indicators to be released.

“This new financial publication is sure to be a valuable tool for our clients and a welcome addition to our online toolkit, which already includes independent Morningstar research and highly regarded analyses from National Bank Financial. Our goal is to give our clients all the information they need to effectively manage their investments online,” explained Nancy Paquet, President of National Bank Direct Brokerage.

The Dow Jonesnewsletter is sent out to subscribers each morning before North American stock markets open, in English and now – in another National Bank Direct Brokerage exclusive – in French!

About National Bank Direct Brokerage
National Bank Direct Brokerage is a wholly owned subsidiary of National Bank of Canada. National Bank Direct Brokerage offers no advice and makes no investment recommendations. The client alone is responsible for the financial consequences of his or her investment decisions. National Bank Direct Brokerage is a member of the Canadian Investor Protection Fund.

About National Bank of Canada
With $180 billion in assets as at July 31, 2012, National Bank of Canada (, together with its subsidiaries, forms one of Canada’s leading integrated financial groups, and was named among the five strongest banks in the world by Bloomberg Markets. The Bank has more than 20,000 employees and is widely recognized as a top employer. Its securities are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: NA). Follow the Bank’s activities via social media and learn more about its extensive community involvement at and

Information (The telephone number provided below is for the exclusive use of journalists and other media representatives.):

Joan Beauchamp
Senior Advisor – Public Affairs
National Bank
Tel.: 514-394-6500