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Press release from CNW Group

TD Canada Trust opens new branch in Markham

Saturday, November 24, 2012

TD Canada Trust opens new branch in Markham14:30 EST Saturday, November 24, 2012More comfort and convenience in the booming York RegionTORONTO, Nov. 24, 2012 /CNW/ - TD Canada Trust today officially opened its newest open concept branch in Markham. Located at 9225 9th Line, this new 5500-square-foot branch is full service and open 6 days a week to serve the needs of the growing community."I'm very excited to be part of this new Markham development," said Michelle Eecloo, Branch Manager. "This convenient location is easy to get to and will help to serve the needs of the community."Features of the new branch include:An open concept design that helps TD serve customers better by moving financial specialists out from behind desks directly to the customers.A customer lounge with a coffee station and magazine rack lets customers wait in comfort if they arrive early for an appointment or are waiting for their friends or family to complete their banking.A community boardroom designed for use by businesses and not-for-profit groups.  This room is available free-of-charge and includes business services such as video conferencing capabilities and a printer.A community wall shares a pictorial story about the area.  The current display features projects funded by the local chapter of the TD Friends of the Environment Foundation and includes space for community groups to post flyers about upcoming eventsDigital displays mounted throughout the branch provide customers with current information about TD products and services.Staff who are fluent in Cantonese, Hindi, Punjabi, Tamil, Korean and ItalianIn addition to the grand-opening festivities and ribbon-cutting ceremony, TD Friends of the Environment Foundation made a $5,000 donation to Friends of the Rouge Watershed which will fund a volunteer initiative to purchase, plant and care for native trees and shrubs within Bob Hunter Memorial Park area.As part of TD Canada Trust's extended hours, the branch is open 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Wednesday; 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Thursday and Friday and 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday. The new branch is wheelchair accessible and features a full-service Green Machine ATM.About TD Canada Trust TD Canada Trust offers personal and business banking to more than 11.5 million customers. We provide a wide range of products and services from chequing and savings accounts, to credit cards, mortgages and business banking, to credit protection and travel medical insurance, as well as advice on managing everyday finances. TD Canada Trust makes banking comfortable with award-winning service and convenience through 24/7 mobile, internet, telephone and ATM banking, as well as in over 1,100 branches, with convenient hours to serve customers better. For more information, please visit: www.tdcanadatrust.com. TD Canada Trust is the Canadian retail bank of TD Bank Group, the sixth largest bank in North America.SOURCE: TD Canada TrustFor further information: To contact the branch: Michelle Eecloo Branch Manager TD Canada Trust (905)201-7977 x 250 Media inquiries: Steve Presant Paradigm Public Relations (416) 203-2223 spresant@paradigmpr.ca