Protective to Announce Fourth Quarter 2012 Earnings

  Protective to Announce Fourth Quarter 2012 Earnings

Business Wire

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- December 17, 2012

Protective Life Corporation (NYSE:PL) will announce fourth quarter 2012
results on Wednesday, February 6, 2013.

The company will hold a conference call for management to discuss fourth
quarter results on Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern. Those
interested in listening to the live webcast of the conference call may access
it through Protective’s website. Listeners should log on to www.protective.com
approximately fifteen minutes prior to the call to register, download, and
install the audio software required to listen to the webcast.

A recording of the call will be available from 12:00 p.m. Eastern February 7
until midnight February 21. The recording may be accessed by dialing
1-888-286-8010 (international callers 1-617-801-6888) and entering the
following passcode: 91637929. The replay will also be available via online
webcast at www.protective.com until midnight February 21.

Supplemental financial information will be available at release time on the
Company’s website at www.protective.com.

About Protective Life Corporation

Protective Life Corporation provides financial services through the
production, distribution and administration of insurance and investment
products throughout the United States. It has annual revenues of approximately
$3.6 billion and as of December31, 2011 had assets of approximately $52.9
billion.

Contact:

Protective Life Corporation
Eva Robertson, 205-268-3912
Vice President, Investor Relations