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May 06, 2015, 04:00 ET

Majority of Canadians expecting a tax refund plan to pay down debt: CIBC Poll

Contrary to popular belief, getting a tax refund isn't really a windfall, says CIBC's Jamie Golombek TORONTO, May 6, 2015 /CNW/ - A recent CIBC...

May 05, 2015, 14:00 ET

CIBC named one of Canada's Top Employers for Young People

Employee programs include mentorship, development, and career building opportunities for Canada's younger workforce TORONTO, May 5, 2015 /CNW/ -...

Mar 31, 2015, 09:00 ET

Income splitting strategies can lower your family's taxes: CIBC's Jamie Golombek

Family Tax Cut credit adds to income splitting options Canadians can use to save tax TORONTO, March 31, 2015 /CNW/ - While the new Family Tax...

Mar 10, 2015, 19:40 ET
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AloStar Bank of Commerce Announces Retirement of Chairman and CEO Michael J. Gillfillan and the Appointment of Andrew S. McGhee as CEO

 AloStar Bank of Commerce Chairman and CEO Michael J. Gillfillan has announced his retirement effective April 15, 2015. The board of directors...

Mar 05, 2015, 09:00 ET

CIBC marks International Women's Day with $500,000 commitment to Canadian Women's Foundation to help move women out of poverty

Funding will help 2,500 women across Canada launch small businesses or learn skilled trades through community organizations TORONTO, March 5,...

Feb 24, 2015, 11:30 ET

CIBC announces newest additions to CIBC Team Next roster

Nikole Todd, Kenny Lally and Andrew Yorke to receive funding and mentorship from CIBC in unique sport sponsorship program TORONTO, Feb. 24, 2015...

Feb 23, 2015, 13:00 ET

CIBC Asset Management Announces Portfolio Sub-advisor Changes

TORONTO, Feb. 23, 2015 /CNW/ - CIBC Asset Management Inc. (CAM) today announced portfolio sub-advisor changes to further strengthen core...

Feb 19, 2015, 04:00 ET

Many Canadians are making big financial decisions based on emotion rather than logic: CIBC's Jamie Golombek

New CIBC poll finds most Canadians just aren't doing the math when it comes to balancing debt levels and saving for retirement TORONTO, Feb....

Feb 13, 2015, 10:00 ET

Nearly 80 per cent of Canadians say they need annual returns of 4 per cent or higher to reach retirement goals

Playing it too safe may result in missing return targets Canadians say they need to retire TORONTO, Feb. 13, 2015 /CNW/ -  CIBC (TSX: CM)...

Feb 12, 2015, 08:00 ET

CIBC gives Canadians a winter break on ETF trading commissions

CIBC poll finds more self-directed investors are including exchange-traded funds in their investment portfolio TORONTO, Feb. 12, 2015 /CNW/ -...

Jan 30, 2015, 10:00 ET

Team CIBC raises over $21 million during Season of Giving

Employee-driven campaigns support causes and communities across Canada TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2015 /CNW/ - CIBC employees and retirees contributed...

Jan 27, 2015, 17:27 ET

CIBC lowers prime lending rate

TORONTO, Jan. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) today announced that it is lowering its Canadian prime lending rate by 15 basis points...

Dec 08, 2014, 13:30 ET

CIBC Asset Management completes fund merger

TORONTO, Dec. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - CIBC Asset Management Inc. (CAM), the manager of the Renaissance Investments family of mutual funds, today...

Dec 04, 2014, 10:00 ET

CIBC named one of the Ten Best Companies to Work For in Canada

Recognized for its continued commitment to best-in-class career advancement and employment opportunities TORONTO, Dec. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - (TSX:...

Dec 02, 2014, 10:00 ET

CIBC's Wealth Management Group named "Best Wealth Management Provider - Canada - 2014" by World Finance Banking Awards

Recognized for its client centric approach, strong research teams and innovative investment solutions TORONTO, Dec. 2, 2014 /CNW/ -...

Nov 26, 2014, 09:15 ET

Two CIBC Executives Named Among Canada's Most Powerful Women

TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - CIBC (CM: TSX) (CM: NYSE) is pleased to announce that Laura Dottori-Attanasio, Senior Executive Vice-President and...

Nov 06, 2014, 10:00 ET

Time to maximize your 2014 tax savings is now: CIBC's Jamie Golombek

Here are six ways to reduce your taxes but you need to act before December 31 TORONTO, Nov. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) -...

Nov 04, 2014, 10:00 ET

CIBC named one of Canada's Top 100 Employers for 2015

Award marks the bank's third consecutive year as an industry leader in workplace excellence TORONTO, Nov. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE:...

Oct 28, 2014, 09:00 ET

Owning a U.S. vacation home may have unexpected tax costs for Canadians: CIBC's Jamie Golombek

New CIBC report offers tax tips for U.S. vacation properties TORONTO, Oct. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) - As Canadians look to take...

Oct 23, 2014, 09:00 ET

Retaining investment income a good strategy for small businesses: CIBC's Jamie Golombek

Knowing when to keep funds in your corporation can mean greater wealth accumulation TORONTO, Oct. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) If...