MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB)
announced today that Jerry A. Grundhofer, president and chief executive
officer, is scheduled to present at the Merrill Lynch Banking and Financial
Services Investor Conference. The presentation will be held on Wednesday,
September 4, 2002, at 5:25 p.m. (EDT) at The Pierre Hotel, New York City, N.Y.
The presentation will include information about U.S. Bancorp's financial
performance and corporate strategies.
A live audio-webcast of the presentation will be available through U.S.
Bancorp's website at usbank.com. To access the webcast and slides used in the
presentation, go to U.S. Bancorp's website and click on
Information and then
Presentations/Webcast, under the Investor Information
section. Individuals without Internet access may request a copy of the slide
presentation on Wednesday by calling 612-303-0781. A replay of the webcast
will be available at the same location on the website for 14 days.
Minneapolis-based U.S. Bancorp, with assets in excess of $173 billion, is
the 8th largest financial services holding company in the United States. The
company operates 2,131 banking offices and 4,818 branded ATMs, and provides a
comprehensive line of banking, brokerage, insurance, investment, mortgage,
trust and payment services products to consumers, businesses and institutions.
U.S. Bancorp is the home of the Five Star Service Guarantee which assures
customers of certain key banking benefits and services or customers will be
paid for their inconvenience. U.S. Bancorp is the parent company of U.S.
Bank. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web at usbank.com.
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SOURCE U.S. Bancorp
/CONTACT: Judith T. Murphy, Investor Relations, +1-612-303-0783, H.D.
McCullough, Investor Relations, +1-612-303-0786, or Steve Dale, Media
Relations, +1-612-303-0784, all of U.S. Bancorp/
/Company News On-Call: http://www.prnewswire.com/comp/312402.html/
/Web site: http://www.usbank.com /
CO: U.S. Bancorp; Merrill Lynch
ST: Minnesota, New York
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