Webster Financial DEFA14A 2009
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): October 23, 2009
Webster Financial Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (203) 465-4364
(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 October 23, 2009, Webster Financial Corporation announced that it has called a special meeting of shareholders on December 10, 2009 to approve certain matters in connection with the transactions consummated pursuant to the Investment Agreement, dated July 27, 2009, with Warburg Pincus Private Equity X, L.P. The press release attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 is incorporated by reference herein.
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.