Webster Financial 8-K 2005
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) June 1, 2005
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (203) 465-4364
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Item 5.04. Temporary Suspension of Trading Under Registrants Employee Benefit Plans.
On June 6, 2005, Webster Financial Corporation (the Company) sent a notice to its directors and officers pursuant to Rule 104 of Regulation BTR with respect to a covered blackout period under the Webster Bank Employee Investment Plan. The blackout period is expected to commence at 4:00 p.m. on July 5, 2005 and is scheduled to conclude on July 13, 2005.
A copy of the notice is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 8.01 Other Events.
On June 1, 2005, the Company issued a press release announcing that it will be holding an investor conference on June 9, 2005 beginning at 8:30 a.m. A live audio webcast and presentation slides will be available at the Investor Relations section of Webster's website: http://www.wbst.com. A replay of the webcast will be available after the live event. A copy of the press release is attached at Exhibit 99.2 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(a) Not Applicable.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.