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04/17/14Webster Bank Holds Successful Homebuyer Open House
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04/17/14Webster Reports 2014 First Quarter Earnings
Diluted Earnings per Share of $0.53 for the Quarter WATERBURY, Conn., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE: WBS), the holding company for Webster Bank, N.A., today announced net income available to common shareholders of $47.8 million, or $0.53 per diluted share, for the quarter ended March 31, 2014 compared to $39.2 million, or $0.44 per diluted share, for the quarter ended March 31, 2013. Highlights for the quarter or at March 31 include: Earnings per... 
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04/14/14Webster Bank Salutes Champion Huskies
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04/11/14Webster Private Bank Welcomes New Head of Lending Solutions
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04/09/14Webster Bank Holds Homebuyer Open House
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04/09/14Webster Banker SVP Recognized as ‘Woman Making An Impact’
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03/27/14Webster Banker Turns 40: United Way Receives the Gifts
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03/26/14Webster Bank Names New Chief Marketing Officer
WATERBURY, Conn., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Webster Bank, a leading regional bank serving businesses and consumers from metro New York City to Boston, Mass., today announced Dawn C. Morris as its new executive vice president and chief marketing officer.  Morris reports directly to Jim Smith, chairman and chief executive officer, and is based in Webster's corporate headquarters in Waterbury. "Dawn's strong background and expertise in community banking and marketing will prove valuable as ... 
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03/20/14Webster Bank SVP Recognized as a Top 25 Bank Advisor
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03/18/14Webster Bank Holds Elder Financial Abuse Prevention Seminars
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03/17/14Webster Bankers Play Leading Role in Westchester Community
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03/11/14Webster Financial Corporation Announces First Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call
WATERBURY, Conn., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE: WBS), the holding company for Webster Bank, N.A., announced today the following details for its 2014 first quarter earnings release and conference call: Earnings Release:       Thursday, April 17, 2014 at approximately 8:00 a.m. EDT Conference Call:        Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. EDT Dial-in number:     ... 
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03/06/14Webster Banker Recognized as a Top Investor Relations Professional
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02/28/14Webster is Now the Official Bank of Yale Athletics
NEW HAVEN, Conn., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Webster Bank and Yale University Athletics today announced a sponsorship agreement making Webster "The Official Bank of Yale Athletics."  The partnership – officially announced during the Yale-Union men's hockey game at Yale's Ingalls Rink - is a first of its kind for Yale, one of the most prestigious universities in the world.  By partnering with Webster, a leading regional bank serving businesses and consumers from metro New York to Boston, Mass.... 
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02/27/14Webster Bank and Yale University Announce Athletic Partnership
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02/25/14Webster Bank Sponsors Fiscal Sustainability Discussions
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02/18/14Webster Continues Optimization of Banking Centers
WATERBURY, Conn., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Webster Bank (NYSE: WBS), a leading regional bank serving businesses and consumers from metro New York to Boston, Mass., announced today the next steps in its ongoing optimization of banking centers.  This includes the renovation of the City Place II location in Downtown Hartford, Conn., and the May 16, 2014 closing of banking centers located at 2270 Silas Deane Highway in Rocky Hill, Conn., and 561 Hazard Avenue in Enfield, Conn.  "This new, s... 
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02/18/14Webster to Make Presentation at Investor Conference
WATERBURY, Conn., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE: WBS), the holding company for Webster Bank, N.A., announced today that James C. Smith, chairman and chief executive officer, and Glenn MacInnes, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will make a presentation from 8:00 a.m. to 8:40 a.m., on Wednesday, February 26, 2014, at the KBW Boston Bank Conference. Presentation slides and a link to the live webcast will be available in the Investor Relat... 
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02/14/14Webster Sets Date for Annual Shareholders Meeting
WATERBURY, Conn., Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE: WBS), the holding company for Webster Bank, N.A., announced today that its board of directors has scheduled the corporation's annual meeting of shareholders for 4:00 p.m. EDT, April 24, 2014 at the Webster Bank Resource Center, 436 Slater Road, New Britain, Conn. The record date for shareholders to vote at the meeting is February 24, 2014. About Webster Webster Financial Corporation is the holding compa... 
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02/10/14Webster Earns Greenwich Excellence Awards for Second Year
WATERBURY, Conn., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Webster Bank, a leading regional bank serving businesses and consumers from metro New York to Boston, Mass., has won two Greenwich Associates Excellence Awards in Middle Market Banking for distinctive overall satisfaction in service. Of more than 750 banks of all sizes evaluated, 34 stood out for distinctive quality – with Webster Bank earning honors in the National Overall Client Satisfaction and Northeast Regional Overall Client Satisfaction c... 
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02/07/14Go Red for Women ® at Webster Bank
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02/04/14Webster Financial Corporation Announces Pricing of Senior Notes Offering
WATERBURY, Conn., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Webster Financial Corporation ("Webster") (NYSE:  WBS), the holding company for Webster Bank, N.A., announced today that it priced its underwritten public offering of $150 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes maturing February 15, 2024.  The notes have an interest rate of 4.375% and were priced to yield 4.474%.  Webster expects to apply the net proceeds of the notes for general corporate purposes. Jefferies LLC, Deutsche Bank Securi... 
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02/04/14Webster Financial Corporation Announces Senior Notes Offering
WATERBURY, Conn., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Webster Financial Corporation ("Webster") (NYSE:  WBS), the holding company for Webster Bank, N.A., announced today that it intends to offer for sale in an underwritten public offering senior notes due 2024 pursuant to Webster's shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"). Webster expects to apply the net proceeds of the notes for general corporate purposes. Jefferies LLC, Deutsche Bank Securities an... 
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01/28/14Webster Financial Corporation Declares Common Dividend
WATERBURY, Conn., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE: WBS), the holding company for Webster Bank, N.A., announced today that its Board of Directors had declared a quarterly cash dividend of $.15 on its common stock. The dividend on the common shares will be payable on February 25, 2014, to shareholders of record on February 11, 2014. Webster also declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $21.25 per share on its Series A Convertible Preferred Stock, payab... 
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01/21/14Jaime Moses Promoted to Senior Vice President at Webster Bank
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01/17/14Webster Reports 2013 Fourth Quarter Earnings
Diluted Earnings per Share of $0.45 for the Quarter including a $0.05 Negative Impact from the Volcker Rule WATERBURY, Conn., Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE: WBS), the holding company for Webster Bank, N.A., today announced net income available to common shareholders of $41.1 million, or $0.45 per diluted share, for the quarter ended December 31, 2013 compared to $47.9 million, or $0.52 per diluted share, for the quarter ended December 31, 2012.  Highl... 
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01/15/14Webster VP Xay Khamsyvoravong Named to Providence Monthly ‘10 to Watch’
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01/15/14Two New Senior Vice Presidents Hired at Webster Bank
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01/13/14Kathryn Luria Promoted to Senior Vice President at Webster Bank
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01/13/14Webster’s New Milford Banking Center Offers State-of-Art Experience
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01/09/14HSA Bank Crosses $2 Billion Threshold
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01/07/14Richard McDonald Promoted to Senior Vice President at Webster Bank
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01/06/14Webster Private Bank Welcomes New Director of Relationship Management
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01/03/14Webster Advisors Win 5 Star Wealth Manager Award
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