Webster Financial 8-K 2011
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): April 28, 2011
Webster Financial Corporation.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (203) 578-2202
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
On April 28, 2011, Webster Financial Corporation (the Corporation or Webster) held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the Annual Meeting). The Corporations shareholders approved each of the five proposals detailed in the Corporations Definitive Proxy Statement on Schedule 14A (the Proxy Statement), which was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 18, 2011.
The proposals voted on by the shareholders at the Annual Meeting were as follows:
Based on the Board of Directors recommendation in the Proxy Statement and the voting results with respect to the frequency of the advisory vote on the compensation of the named executive officers of Webster, on April 28, 2011, the Board of Directors determined that the Corporation will hold a non-binding, advisory vote on the compensation of the named executive officers of Webster annually.
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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.
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