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Press release from CNW Group

Media Advisory - Media Availability on today's Scotiabank / ING DIRECT (Canada) Announcement

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Media Advisory - Media Availability on today's Scotiabank / ING DIRECT (Canada) Announcement17:15 EDT Wednesday, August 29, 2012TORONTO, Aug. 29, 2012 /CNW/ - Scotiabank Group Head for Canadian Banking Anatol von Hahn, ING DIRECT (Canada) CEO Peter Aceto and Scotiabank Executive Vice-President and CFO Sean McGuckin will be available to take media questions about today's announcement that Scotiabank has reached an agreement to acquire ING DIRECT (Canada).WHAT: Media availability, in person or by phone  WHEN:  5:15 EDT start,Wednesday, August 29th  WHO: Scotiabank Group Head for Canadian Banking Anatol von HahnING DIRECT (Canada) CEO Peter AcetoScotiabank Executive Vice-President and CFO Sean McGuckinAbout ScotiabankScotiabank is one of North America's premier financial institutions and Canada's most international bank. With more than 81,000 employees, Scotiabank and its affiliates serve some 19 million customers in more than 55 countries around the world. Scotiabank offers a broad range of products and services including personal, commercial, corporate and investment banking. With assets of $670 billion (as at July 31, 2012), Scotiabank trades on the Toronto (BNS) and New York Exchanges (BNS). For more information please visit www.scotiabank.com.SOURCE: ScotiabankFor further information: Members of the media, for further information regarding details of the press conference, please contact: Patty Stathokostas, 416-933-3625 Diana Hart, 416-866-7238 Sheena Findlay, 416-866-6806