About Us

In the US, CIBC provides tailored commercial, wealth management, personal, and small business financial solutions as well as cross-border banking services to clients with North American operations.  We are a 150-year-old Toronto-based, global financial institution with our US headquarters in Chicago. We invest in our businesses, our clients, our people and our communities to deliver consistent and sustainable earnings to our shareholders.

We strive to build trusting and enduring relationships by putting our clients at the center of all we do. We use our values to guide our decisions, actions and interactions with our clients, our team members, our communities and our shareholders.

Leadership

Our Executive Management team sets the strategic direction and provides leadership for the CIBC US Region.

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Careers

If you like a fast-paced, results-driven culture, a commitment to working as a team and an organization that embraces the value of its people in reaching its goals then explore careers at CIBC.

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Geographic Scope

We have 46 strategically located offices serving the greater Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Cleveland, Denver, Des Moines, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Houston, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Miami, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, New York and St. Louis metropolitan areas. Additionally, our specialty banking businesses serve clients from coast to coast.

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DFast Disclosures

Click below to view Dodd-Frank Act Company-Run Streess Test (DFAST) Disclosures for The PrivateBancorp, Inc. 

2016 - DFAST Disclosure 

2015 - DFAST Disclosure 

Timeline

From our early beginnings as one of the first financial institutions in Canada, CIBC has grown to become recognized as one of the strongest banks in North America by Bloomberg Markets*. Below is a brief history of CIBC and our expansion into the United States.

2017
  • CIBC acquires Chicago-based private wealth management firm Geneva Advisors
2017
  • The PrivateBank becomes indirectly, wholly owned subsidiary of CIBC
2014
  • CIBC completes purchase of Atlantic Trust Wealth Management
1999
  • The PrivateBank completes $17 million initial public offering and began trading on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange under the ticker "PVTB"
1991
  • The PrivateBank opens first office in Chicago and begins doing business as The PrivateBank
1973
  • Company Headquarters, Commerce Court, is opened in Toronto
1961
  • The Commerce and the Imperial Bank of Canada merge to form the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC)
1875
  • Imperial Bank of Canada, CIBC's other founding bank, opens for business
1867
  • Canadian Bank of Commerce is founded and the first branch is opened in Toronto

Corporate Headquarters

120 South LaSalle Street
Chicago, Illinois 60603

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