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THE POWER OF PREFERRED.

Experience the very best of City National's advice and guidance as you work with a dedicated Relationship Manager and team of advisors — all while enjoying exclusive banking, lending and investing benefits. 

Call us at (800) 773-7100

Stronger relationships. Superior benefits.

Everyday banking that's anything but ordinary.

Access special rates on money market accounts, waive product fees and receive exclusive offers only for Preferred clients.

Borrow on better terms.

Preferred Banking clients receive exclusive access to discounted rates and fees on mortgages, home equity lines of credit, and personal loans and lines of credit.1

The preferred way to invest.

Receive 25 complimentary equity trades2, a 10% discount on advisory program accounts3 and access to a no-fee individual retirement account (IRA) — plus advice and guidance from a team of investment professionals.

Complimentary wealth planning.

Complimentary access to financial planning services with an industry-leading program like MoneyGuidePro for a truly personalized plan.


How It Works

Open a Preferred Platinum Checking account with $1,000 or more to establish your Preferred Banking relationship. Then, maintain $250,000 in qualifying personal and investment account balances with City National®.4

Understand Your Financial Big Picture

Your Relationship Manager will help you manage your personal and business banking from a holistic, growth-oriented perspective.

 

Create Solutions to Realize Your Vision

From personal and business loans to wealth management and retirement planning, we’ll provide solutions and advice to meet your goals. 

Access Exclusive Discounts & Benefits

Enjoy discounted mortgage and home equity rates, waived fees on banking and investing solutions, and more.

 



Peace of Mind

"City National gives me the opportunity to take on cases that I believe in, and to do the right thing. As a Preferred Banking client, all of my financial needs are met."

 

Ben Schonbrun

Civil Rights Attorney

 

Who We Serve


Business Owners

Whether you're running a small firm or a national enterprise we can help you navigate the ins and outs of business ownership, along with your personal finances.

Entrepreneurs

Built by a small group of entrepreneurs in 1954, we appreciate your drive for success. Bank with a bank that can keep up with your personal and professional needs.

Professionals

C-level. Executive. Director. We help top professionals across all industries reach their full financial potential. 



Your Preferred Team

Work with a single point of contact.

Your Relationship Manager ties it all together, serving as your trusted, single point of contact for your wealth, lending, investing and banking needs.

Grow and preserve your wealth.

We’re invested in your success. A certified City National Securities Advisor is available to help you grow and preserve your wealth and make informed financial moves.

Create a lasting legacy.

Let’s talk about the future. A dedicated Trust Advisor is available to help guide you through those difficult financial decisions that mean so much.

Leverage our business expertise.

Here, business is personal. If you own or operate a business, we'll provide seamless support from our business banking experts, making sure your personal and business financial needs are in sync.

Work with a single point of contact.

Your Relationship Manager ties it all together, serving as your trusted, single point of contact for your wealth, lending, investing and banking needs.

Grow and preserve your wealth.

We’re invested in your success. A certified City National Securities Advisor is available to help you grow and preserve your wealth and make informed financial moves.

Create a lasting legacy.

Let’s talk about the future. A dedicated Trust Advisor is available to help guide you through those difficult financial decisions that mean so much.

Leverage our business expertise.

Here, business is personal. If you own or operate a business, we'll provide seamless support from our business banking experts, making sure your personal and business financial needs are in sync.



Access the power of Preferred.


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1. Loans and lines are subject to credit and property review and approval. Additional terms and conditions apply. Not all applicants will qualify. Home equity lines of credit are not available in Texas.

2. Clients who have a Preferred Platinum Checking Account and have a Brokerage Account with CNS qualify for commission-free online equity trades for the first 25 online trades of $5 or more per share in each 12-month period beginning when the new commission status is assigned except as follows: (a) online equity trades in excess of 5,000 shares, which are part of the first 25 trades in a 12-month period are charged .01 per share on the entire order; and, (b) online trades less than $5 per share are subject to CNS' standard commission rates as set forth in the CNS Commission & Transaction Fee Schedule. Online trades in excess of 25 commission free trades in a 12-month period and broker assisted trades are subject to standard CNS commissions. Available only for online equity trades, including stock and exchange traded funds (ETF) trades. Standard brokerage fees apply for all other transactions, including option trading, mutual fund transactions, account transfer and processing, account maintenance, account termination, and IRA custodial accounts transactions. Offer available to one CNS Brokerage Account associated with each Preferred Platinum Checking Account. CNS reserves the right to change or suspend this program at any time.

3. New Preferred Banking clients with new balances of over $1,000,000 invested in a CNS Advisory Program with City National Securities (CNS), qualify for a 10% discount.

4. To enjoy all the benefits of being a Preferred Banking client, a minimum of $250,000 in qualifying deposit, wealth management and loan accounts must be maintained. If the Qualifying Balance is not met in any month after the Qualifying Period, a Monthly Program Fee will be assessed to the Preferred Platinum Checking Account each month until termination of enrollment in Preferred Banking. See the applicable Fee Schedule or City National Preferred Banking Disclosure for details. For a list of qualifying accounts, other program rules and specific balance requirements, please refer to the City National Preferred Banking Disclosure, which is available on request. All accounts are subject to the terms and conditions of City National’s Account Agreement and Disclosures and applicable Fee Schedule.

Securities offered through City National Securities, Inc. (member FINRA/SIPC).

The securities advisory program is offered through City National Rochdale, an affiliated SEC registered investment advisor.