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We're working closely with our business clients to find flexible solutions and ease financial uncertainty. We’ve already reached out to defer or adjust loan payments for thousands of clients. If you need support, connect with your branch to explore your options.

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This isn't business as usual

Things are changing quickly for all of us. We have to act fast and with decisiveness. These tough times will test us and prove our leadership abilities. New opportunities will arise from this disruption. I’m incredibly proud of the resilience shown by our people and our systems. We’re ready to continue to proactively provide the essential banking service our clients need to run their businesses, and hope the resources below help you learn, provide support and maybe even inspire you. Despite these unprecedented times, our obsession with the success of our business owner clients will never waver. CWB has your back through thick and thin.

Chris Fowler, President & CEO, CWB

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Sign of the times: inside a signage business’s shift to life-saving face shields

An eye for ingenuity leads to an overnight pivot


Brad Hertz believed in his team’s ability to design and fill the need for a vital piece of frontline equipment – he was right.

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Rebounding: a small business’s experience with crises and the Canadian Emergency Business Account

Quick cash flow injection springs new opportunities


A speedy process to secure crucial funds eased Luke Shaheen’s concerns over operating costs, freeing him to focus on heightened customer expectations.

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How to be a great leader when crisis strikes

Uncertainty is inevitable. It’s how you react that counts


Marvin Washington, Associate Dean of Executive Education and Professor at the Alberta School of Business outlines some essential tenets of crisis leadership.

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