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Canadian Bank Will Let Its Hair Down For Super Bowl XLVI

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From: RBC US Capital Markets COO
Sent: 2012, February, 03 2:43 PM
Subject: Superbowl Sunday

As I'm sure you are aware, this Sunday is the Superbowl, one of the cornerstones of the sporting calendar. Despite being a Canadian bank, this is one event that many of us in the U.S. take pretty seriously.

As such, we invite you to wear the jersey of the winning team -- the New York Giants or the New England Patriots -- to the office on Monday, instead of usual work attire.

Please use your best judgment if clients are expected to be in the office or on the trading floor on Monday.

May the best team win!


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