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) February 24, 2005
Webster Financial Corporation.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (203) 578-2476
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
Base Salaries. On February 24, 2005, the Board of Directors of Webster Financial Corporation (the Company) approved the Compensation Committees recommended base salaries for the executive officers listed below (the Named Executive Officers) in the amounts indicated, effective January 1, 2005.
Annual Incentive Awards. On February 24, 2005, the Board of Directors of the Company approved the Compensation Committees recommended annual incentive awards for 2004, payable in cash, to the Named Executive Officers as follows:
The Company will provide additional information regarding the compensation of the Named Executive Officers in its Proxy Statement for the 2005 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, which will be issued in Mid-March.
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.