Independent Bank Corp. Fourth Quarter Earnings Press Release and Conference Call Announcement

  Independent Bank Corp. Fourth Quarter Earnings Press Release and Conference
  Call Announcement

Business Wire

ROCKLAND, Mass. -- January 11, 2013

Independent Bank Corp. (NASDAQ: INDB), parent of Rockland Trust Company, will
release its fourth quarter earnings press release upon the close of business
on Thursday, January 24, 2013. It will host its quarterly conference call to
discuss fourth quarter results on Friday, January 25, 2013, at 10:00 AM
Eastern Time. Telephonic access will be available by dial-in at 888-317-6016
reference: INDB. A replay of the call will be available by calling
877-344-7529, Replay Conference Number: 10023472, which will be available
through February 11, 2013 at 9:00 AM Eastern Time.

Internet access to the call is available on the Company’s web site at
http://www.RocklandTrust.com by choosing investor relations, Fourth Quarter
Earnings Conference Call. The webcast replay will be available until January
25, 2014.

Independent Bank Corp., which has Rockland Trust Company as a wholly owned
bank subsidiary, currently has approximately $5.7 billion in assets. Rockland
Trust provides a wide range of consumer, business, investment, and insurance
products and services. Rockland Trust Company is a full-service community bank
serving Eastern Massachusetts and Cape Cod. To find out more about the
products and services available at Rockland Trust Company, please visit our
website at www.RocklandTrust.com.

Contact:

Independent Bank Corp.
Chris Oddleifson, 781-982-6660
President and
Chief Executive Officer
or
Denis K. Sheahan, 781-982-6341
Chief Financial Officer