I'm using moderncv to write my CV but right now, the name is in the top-left of the page, and the information (Age, address, email etc...) in the top-right.

Is that possible to align name and information in the top-middle of the page ? I'd like something like this:

  • Full name
  • Adress
  • Phone number
  • email


If you could explain me how to do it (I don't know how to use '\renewcommand').

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    – masu
    Nov 12, 2013 at 1:48
  • The predefined banking style in moderncv does this. Just put \moderncvstyle{banking} in your preamble. Of course, there's then the question of whether or not you like the way that the banking style typesets the main content of your cv...
    – Adam Liter
    Nov 12, 2013 at 2:01
  • Hi, thanks you, this is what I was looking for !
    – mi.y
    Nov 13, 2013 at 12:31

1 Answer 1


At the time of writing, moderncv currently has 5 default themes (casual, classic, banking, oldstyle, and fancy).

Of these 5 default themes, banking is the only one that puts the title/header information in the top center of the page, like you want:

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To use this theme, you just need to declare \moderncvstyle{banking} in your preamble.

The following MWE produces the document in the screen shot above:




\title{Resumé title}
\address{street and number}{postcode city}{country}
\email{[email protected]}





While it is possible to customize moderncv, if you're not satisfied with banking, it might ultimately be easier to build your own template.

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