Commerce Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBSH) announced today that Charles G. Kim, chief financial officer, and Jeffery D. Aberdeen, controller, of Commerce Bancshares, Inc., will present to small groups of analysts and investors in Chicago on Tuesday, August 28, 2012. The company will be hosted by Raymond James. The presentation will be an update of Commerce Bancshares’ financial performance and general business plan. The presentation will be available via www.commercebank.com/about/investor-relations on Monday, August 27. About Commerce Bancshares, Inc. Commerce Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBSH), is a $20.7 billion regional bank holding company. For more than 145 years, its subsidiary, Commerce Bank has been meeting the financial services needs of individuals and businesses. Commerce Bank provides a diversified line of financial services, including business and personal banking, wealth management, financial planning, and investments through its affiliated companies. Commerce Bank operates in more than 360 retail locations in the Central United States and has a nationwide presence in the commercial payments industry. Commerce Bancshares also has operating subsidiaries involved in mortgage banking, leasing, credit-related insurance, private equity and real estate activities. For additional information, visit www.commercebank.com.