2013 - 2014

2013 - 2014

December 03, 2014

Expansion Executive

San Francisco Business Times

Michael Walker joined City National Bank earlier this year to oversee the bank's Bay Area operations, which employs more than 200 people.


October 09, 2014

Big stock market swings to be the norm for a while

Los Angeles Times

The wild gyrations seen in recent days will probably continue as investors weigh worries over the sluggish global economy with the prospects of the Federal Reserve's easy-money policies coming to an end, analysts and economists say.


August 03, 2014

How I Made It: Billy O'Grady, City National Bank tech start-up advisor

Los Angeles Times

Billy O'Grady, 31, heads the Southern California technology and venture capital banking group at City National Bank. Based in Santa Monica, O'Grady advises technology start-ups and their employees on banking and wealth management decisions.


July 22, 2014

The 10 L.A. startups that raised the most money this spring

Technology Now

Led by Swagbucks’ $60 million round of fund-raising, 35 Los Angeles County startups raised more than $330 million from April through June in what was a booming second quarter for startup investment nationwide.


September 14, 2013

Hollywood's Banker

Barron's Penta

City National Bank in Los Angeles has become, over decades, the go-to financial advisor and asset manager for show-business heavyweights.


March 11, 2013

Russell Goldsmith: Taking Image Into Account

Los Angeles Business Bureau

Show business vet tapped into Hollywood style and storytelling in guiding growth at City National Bank.