This excerpt taken from the WBS DEFA14A filed Oct 26, 2009.
Participants in the Solicitation
Webster and its directors, executive officers and certain other members of management and employees may be soliciting proxies from shareholders in favor of certain matters relating to Warburg Pincus' investment. Information regarding the persons who may, under the rules of the SEC, be considered participants in the solicitation of the shareholders in connection with such matters is filed with the SEC. Information about the directors and executive officers of Webster is set forth in Webster's definitive proxy statement filed with the SEC on March 20, 2009. Additional information regarding the participants in the proxy solicitation and a description of their direct and indirect interests, by security holdings or otherwise, is contained in the preliminary proxy statement filed with the SEC on September 21, 2009. You may obtain a free copy of the definitive proxy statement (when available) and other related documents filed by Webster with the SEC at the SEC's website at http://www.sec.gov. The definitive proxy statement (when available) and the other documents may also be obtained for free by accessing Webster's website at http://www.websterbank.com under the heading "Investor Relations" and then under the heading "Financial Reports" and then under the heading "SEC Filings."