Whitney Holding 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): May 16, 2011
WHITNEY HOLDING CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
228 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
(Addresses of Principal Executive Offices, including Zip Code)
(Registrants Telephone Number, including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
Change in Transfer Agent
On May 16, 2011, Whitney Holding Corporation, a Louisiana corporation (the Company) notified its shareholders that, effective as of the close of business on May 20, 2011, Hancock Bank, a Mississippi banking corporation, will serve as registrar, transfer agent and paying agent for the Company, replacing American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, LLC.
A copy of the letter to shareholders is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
(d) Exhibits. The following exhibits are filed herewith:
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: May 16, 2011
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