BBCN Bancorp to Present at KBW 2013 Boston Bank Conference

  BBCN Bancorp to Present at KBW 2013 Boston Bank Conference

Business Wire

LOS ANGELES -- February 21, 2013

BBCN Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBCN) today announced that the Company will be
presenting at the KBW 2013 Boston Bank Conference on Thursday, February 28,
2013 at 8:30 a.m. ET (5:30 a.m. PT) in Boston. Acting President and Chief
Operating Officer Bonita I. Lee and Deputy Chief Financial Officer Douglas
Goddard will be presenting on BBCN’s behalf and meeting with institutional
investors at the conference.

A simultaneous webcast will be available in the Investor Relations section of
the company’s Web site at BBCNbank.com. For those unable to listen to the live
webcast, the presentation will be archived on the site following the
conference presentation.

About BBCN Bancorp, Inc.

BBCN Bancorp, Inc. is the parent company of BBCN Bank, the largest
Korean-American bank in the nation with $5.6 billion in assets as of December
31, 2012. The acquisition of Seattle-based Pacific International Bancorp, Inc.
on February 15, 2013 increased the company’s total assets to $5.8 billion.
Headquartered in Los Angeles and serving a diverse mix of customers mirroring
its communities, BBCN operates 44 branches in California, New York, New
Jersey, Washington and Illinois, along with five loan production offices in
Seattle, Denver, Dallas, Atlanta and Northern California. BBCN specializes in
core business banking products for small- and medium-sized companies, with an
emphasis in commercial real estate and business lending, SBA lending and
international trade financing. BBCN Bank is a California-chartered bank and
its deposits are insured by the FDIC to the extent provided by law. BBCN is an
Equal Opportunity Lender.

Contact:

Investors and Financial Media:
BBCN Bancorp, Inc.
Angie Yang
SVP, Investor Relations
213-251-2219
angie.yang@BBCNbank.com