Webster Financial Corporation Announces Revised Record Date for Series E Preferred Stock Dividend

   Webster Financial Corporation Announces Revised Record Date for Series E
                           Preferred Stock Dividend

PR Newswire

WATERBURY, Conn., April 26, 2013

WATERBURY, Conn., April 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Webster Financial Corporation
(NYSE: WBS), the holding company for Webster Bank, N. A., announced that its
Board of Directors had revised the record date for the recently announced
quarterly dividend on its Series E Preferred Stock to June 3, 2013 (from June
1, 2013) as a result of recent New York Stock Exchange rule changes
restricting electronic filings on non-business days.

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:
Bob Guenther, 203-578-2391 Terry Mangan, 203-578-2318
rguenther@websterbank.com  tmangan@websterbank.com

SOURCE Webster Financial Corporation

Website: http://www.websterbank.com