Pinnacle Financial Partners Added to NASDAQ Financial-100 Index

  Pinnacle Financial Partners Added to NASDAQ Financial-100 Index

Business Wire

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- June 24, 2013

Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc. (Nasdaq/NGS: PNFP) has been added to the
NASDAQ Financial-100 Index (Nasdaq: IXFIN) effective with today’s trading.

The index includes securities of 100 of the largest domestic and international
financial institutions listed on The NASDAQ Stock Market based on market
capitalization.

“We are extremely gratified to be included in this selective index of
financial stocks,” said M. Terry Turner, Pinnacle’s president and chief
executive officer. “Pinnacle’s addition to the NASDAQ Financial-100 Index is
further validation that our associates’ dedication to client service
contributes to long-term shareholder return.”

The index composition is evaluated on an annual basis and includes companies
that are included within NASDAQ’s Bank, Insurance and Other Finance indexes.
More information about the NASDAQ Financial-100 Index is available at
http://www.nasdaq.com/dynamic/nasdaq_financial100.stm.

Pinnacle Financial Partners provides a full range of banking, investment,
mortgage and insurance products and services designed for small- to mid-sized
businesses and their owners and individuals interested in a comprehensive
relationship with their financial institution. Comprehensive wealth management
services, such as financial planning and trust, help clients increase, protect
and distribute their assets.

The firm began operations in a single downtown Nashville location in Oct. 2000
and has since grown to over $5.1 billion in assets at March 31, 2013. At March
31, 2013, Pinnacle is the second-largest bank holding company headquartered in
Tennessee, with 29 offices in eight Middle Tennessee counties and four offices
in Knoxville. Great Place to Work^® recently named Pinnacle one of the best
workplaces in the United States on its 2012 Best Small & Medium Workplaces
list published in FORTUNE magazine. Pinnacle ranked No. 4 out of 25 of
medium-sized list.

Additional information concerning Pinnacle can be accessed at www.pnfp.com.

Contact:

Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc.
Media Contact:
Nikki Klemmer, 615-743-6132
or
Financial Contact:
Harold Carpenter, 615-744-3742
www.pnfp.com