First Niagara Financial Group, Inc. to Attend Sterne Agee Financial Institutions Investor Conference

BUFFALO, N.Y., Feb. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Niagara Financial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:FNFG) today announced that Chief Financial Officer Gregory W. Norwood will be attending the Sterne Agee Financial Institutions Investor Conference on Thursday, February 12, 2015 in Boca Raton, FL. Mr. Norwood will be hosting one-on-one investor meetings throughout the day.

About First Niagara

First Niagara, through its wholly owned subsidiary, First Niagara Bank, N.A., is a multi-state community-oriented bank with approximately 410 branches, $39 billion in assets, $28 billion in deposits, and approximately 5,600 employees providing financial services to individuals, families and businesses across New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and Massachusetts. For additional information on First Niagara, visit us at www.firstniagara.com, follow us on Twitter @FirstNiagara, or like us on Facebook at FirstNiagaraBank.

CONTACT: First Niagara Contacts Investors: Ram Shankar Senior Vice President, Investor Relations (716) 270-8623 ram.shankar@fnfg.com News Media: David Lanzillo Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications (716) 819-5780 david.lanzillo@fnfg.com

Source:First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.