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National Bank of Canada quarterly profit rises 7%

Dec 4 (Reuters) - National Bank of Canada reported a nearly 7% rise in quarterly profit on Wednesday, helped by growth across segments.

Net income rose to C$604 million ($454.10 million), or C$1.67 per share, in the fourth quarter ended Oct 31, from C$566 million, or C$1.52 per share, a year earlier. ($1 = 1.3301 Canadian dollars) (Reporting by C Nivedita in Bengaluru; Editing by Vinay Dwivedi)