Pacific & Western Bank of Canada to Open Toronto Stock Exchange as Part of Celebration of Recently Completed IPO
FIRST CANADIAN BANK TO GO PUBLIC IN 30 YEARS
LONDON, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pacific & Western Bank of Canada’s President & CEO, David Taylor, along with the Bank’s Board of Directors and senior Bank personnel, will participate in a listing ceremony and will open Toronto Stock Exchange on Wednesday, October 23, 2013. Pacific & Western Bank of Canada recently completed an initial public offering, raising gross proceeds of $12.5 million, and became the first Canadian bank to go public in 30 years.
David Taylor will be available for interviews following the conclusion of the market open ceremony to talk about the Bank, why it went public, and its future plans.
What: Interview opportunity with David Taylor, President & CEO, Pacific & Western Bank of Canada
When: Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 9:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Where: Toronto Stock Exchange, TMX Broadcast Centre, The Studio at street level, The Exchange Tower, 130 King Street West, Toronto, Ontario
About Pacific & Western Bank of Canada
Pacific & Western Bank of Canada (TSX:PWB), a Canadian Schedule I bank, is a branchless financial institution that raises deposits through a diversified deposit broker network across Canada. The Bank invests these deposits in loans, leases, commercial mortgages, residential development mortgages, and debt of corporations. Headquartered in London, Ontario, the Bank was granted its Schedule I license under the Bank Act (Canada) on August 1, 2002, prior to which the Bank had operated as a provincially licensed trust company since 1979.