[Toronto] Royal Bank of Canada heard pitches last week from Toronto-based agencies for its $22 million English-language account. Interpublic Group of Cos.' MacLaren McCann
keeps the media buying business but did not re-pitch creative. The bank will choose by the end of October from Omnicom Group's BBDO
Canada, Omnicom's TBWA
, WPP's J. Walter Thompson, Enterprise Creative Selling, and Goodgoll Curtis. The French-language account stays at Allard-Johnson, Montreal.