Washington Trust Announces Date of Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Release, Conference Call and Webcast

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WESTERLY, R.I., July 9, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:WASH), the publicly-owned holding company of The Washington Trust Company, will release second quarter 2014 earnings and the Corporation's executives will host a conference call as follows:

Earnings Release: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, Before Market Opens
Conference Call: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time
Participant Dial In: 1-877-259-5243 (Toll-Free)
International Dial In: 1-412-380-2002
Canada Dial In: 1-855-669-9657 (Toll-Free)
Webcast: Washington Trust Bancorp's website, www.washtrustbancorp.com
Teleconference Replay: Available 1 hour after the end of the conference through August 6, 2014 at 9:00 am ET.
Replay Number US: 1-877-344-7529 (Toll-Free)
Replay International: 1-412-317-0088
Replay Canada: 1-855-669-9657 (Toll-Free)
Conference Number: 10048168

Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc, is the parent of The Washington Trust Company, a state-chartered bank headquartered in Westerly, Rhode Island. Founded in 1800, Washington Trust is the oldest community bank in the nation and is the largest independent bank headquartered in Rhode Island. Washington Trust offers a full range of financial services, including commercial banking, small business banking, personal banking, and wealth management and trust services through its offices located in Rhode Island, Connecticut and Massachusetts. The Corporation's common stock trades on The NASDAQ OMX® Stock Market under the symbol WASH. Investor information is available on the Corporation's web site: www.washtrustbancorp.com.

CONTACT: Elizabeth B. Eckel Senior Vice President, Marketing & Investor Relations Telephone: (401) 348-1309 E-mail: ebeckel@washtrust.com

Source:The Washington Trust Company