CB&T is Again Voted San Diego's Best Bank

San Diego, CA, August 26, 2013 – California Bank & Trust (CB&T) has been voted "Best Bank" by the readers of the San Diego Union-Tribune as part of its annual Reader’s Poll. CB&T took top honors among all banks in San Diego for the third year in a row.

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 California Bank & Trust is voted
"Best Bank"in San Diego
for the third consecutive year.

“Being named Best Bank for the third consecutive year by our customers in the San Diego community is truly an honor,” said Tory Nixon, San Diego Division President. “Our associates are committed to delivering top-notch service which I believe is what sets us apart from the competition. Building strong relationships in the community is the cornerstone of our success. We are proud to be a part of San Diego.”

The Union-Tribune “Best Of” Reader’s Poll is an annual survey in which readers vote for their favorite businesses and services in 150 categories, ranging from entertainment to finance. California Bank & Trust achieved the most votes in the Best Bank category, repeating the award it first received in 2011 and then again in 2012.

About California Bank & Trust

California Bank & Trust, a subsidiary of Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ: ZION), is one of the largest banks headquartered in California with over $10 billion in assets and 98 branches statewide. CB&T provides a full array of financial solutions for businesses and individuals, including commercial and small business lending, cash managementinternational banking and wealth management. The professional bankers at CB&T are backed by major resources, yet maintain local-decision making authority and regional market and industry expertise. They are committed to providing clients with valuable business and economic insights and to connecting them with the beneficial business relationships they need to succeed. CB&T is consistently rated by the FDIC as “outstanding” for its Community Reinvestment Act activities. To learn more, visit www.calbanktrust.com. Connect with California Bank & Trust on FacebookTwitter and LinkedIn.

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