Webster Sets Date for Annual Shareholders Meeting

              Webster Sets Date for Annual Shareholders Meeting

PR Newswire

WATERBURY, Conn., Feb. 14, 2013

WATERBURY, Conn., Feb. 14, 2013 /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 25, 2013 at the Courtyard by Marriott,
63 Grand Street, Waterbury, Conn.

The record date for shareholders to vote at the meeting is February 25, 2013.

About Webster
Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE: WBS) is the holding company for Webster
Bank, N.A. With $20 billion in assets, Webster provides business and consumer
banking, mortgages, financial planning, trust and investment services through
168 banking offices; 294 ATMs; telephone banking; mobile banking; and the
Internet. Webster Bank owns the asset based lending firm Webster Business
Credit Corporation; the equipment finance firm Webster Capital Finance
Corporation; and provides health savings account trustee and administrative
services through HSA Bank, a division of Webster Bank. Member FDIC and equal
housing lender. For more information about Webster, including past press
releases and the latest annual report, visit the Webster website at
www.websterbank.com or follow us on LinkedIn
http://linkedin.com/company/webster-bank and Twitter
https://twitter.com/WebsterBank.

Media Contact:           Investor Contact:
Sarah Barr, 203-578-2287 Terry Mangan, 203-578-2318
sbarr@websterbank.com   tmangan@websterbank.com

SOURCE Webster Financial Corporation

Website: http://www.websterbank.com