New York Community Bancorp, Inc. to Issue First Quarter 2013 Earnings Release on Wednesday, April 24, 2013; Conference Call Set

  New York Community Bancorp, Inc. to Issue First Quarter 2013 Earnings
  Release on Wednesday, April 24, 2013; Conference Call Set for 9:30 A.M. (ET)

Business Wire

WESTBURY, N.Y. -- March 27, 2013

New York Community Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE: NYCB) (the “Company”) today announced
that it expects to issue its earnings release for the three months ended March
31, 2013 at approximately 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) on Wednesday, April 24,
2013. The release will be posted to the Company’s website, ir.myNYCB.com, upon
issuance.

The Company will conduct a post-earnings conference call at 9:30 a.m. (ET) on
the same date, during which President and Chief Executive Officer Joseph R.
Ficalora will discuss highlights of the Company’s first quarter 2013
performance and its business strategies. The conference call will be
simultaneously webcast at ir.myNYCB.com and archived through 5:00 p.m. on May
22, 2013.

Information about the conference call follows:

Access Code for Dial-in and      1Q13NYCB
Replay:
Dial-in:
Domestic:                             (866) 952-1906
International:                        (785) 424-1825
Replay:                               April 24 (12:30 p.m.) – April 28
                                      (midnight)
Domestic:                             (800) 283-4642
International:                        (402) 220-0857

About New York Community Bancorp, Inc.

With assets of $44.1 billion at December 31, 2012, New York Community Bancorp,
Inc. is the 20th largest bank holding company in the nation and a leading
producer of multi‐family loans in New York City, with an emphasis on apartment
buildings that feature below‐market rents. The Company has two bank
subsidiaries: New York Community Bank, a thrift, with 240 branches serving
customers throughout Metro New York, New Jersey, Florida, Ohio, and Arizona;
and New York Commercial Bank, with 35 branches serving customers in Manhattan,
Queens, Brooklyn, Long Island, and Westchester County in New York.

Reflecting its growth through a series of acquisitions, the Community Bank
currently operates through seven local divisions, each with a history of
strength and service in its community: Queens County Savings Bank in Queens;
Roslyn Savings Bank on Long Island; Richmond County Savings Bank on Staten
Island; Roosevelt Savings Bank in Brooklyn; Garden State Community Bank in New
Jersey; Ohio Savings Bank in Ohio; and AmTrust Bank in Florida and Arizona.
Similarly, the Commercial Bank operates 18 of its branches under the
divisional name Atlantic Bank.

Additional information about the Company and its bank subsidiaries is
available at www.myNYCB.com and www.NewYorkCommercialBank.com.

Contact:

New York Community Bancorp, Inc.
Investors:
Ilene A. Angarola, 516-683-4420
or
Media:
Kelly Maude Leung, 516-683-4032