RBC to announce first quarter results and host annual meeting
of common shareholders on February 29
TORONTO, February 13, 2008 — Royal Bank of Canada
(RY on TSX and NYSE) today announced that it will host its
Annual Meeting of Common Shareholders and release its first
quarter results for 2008 on February 29. Information related
to RBC's financial results will be available at www.rbc.com/investorrelations.
RBC's Annual Meeting is scheduled to begin at
9:00 a.m. (EST) and interested parties can listen at www.rbc.com/investorrelations/ir_events_presentations.html.
Information related to the Annual Meeting can be found in
RBC's Management Proxy Circular at www.rbc.com/governance/proxy.html.
RBC's first quarter conference call is scheduled for
1:30 p.m. (EST). The call will begin with a presentation by
RBC executives, followed by a question and answer session
with analysts. Investors are invited to submit questions by
email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Interested parties can access the call live on a listen-only
basis at www.rbc.com/investorrelations/ir_events_presentations.html
or by telephone (416-641-6147 or 1-866-305-1209). Please call
between 1:20 p.m. and 1:25 p.m. (EST).
Speaker's notes and a webcast of the Annual Meeting and quarterly
call will be available on RBC's website by 5:00 p.m. on February
29 until May 30, 2008, at www.rbc.com/investorrelations/ir_quarterly.html.
A recording of the quarterly call may also be accessed by
(416-695-5800 or 1-800-408-3053, passcode 3241686#).
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