Washington Trust Announces Date of Second Quarter 2015 Earnings Release, Conference Call and Webcast

WESTERLY, R.I., July 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH), the publicly owned holding company of The Washington Trust Company, will release second quarter 2015 earnings and host a conference call with the Corporation's executives as follows:

Earnings Release: Monday, July 20, 2015, After Market Closes
Conference Call: Tuesday, July 21, 2015, 8:30 a.m. EDT
Participant Dial In: 1-877-407-0784 (Toll-Free)
International Dial In: 1-201-689-8560
Webcast: Washington Trust Bancorp's website, www.washtrustbancorp.com
Teleconference Replay: Available after the call, from July 21, 2015, 11:30 a.m. EDT through August 4, 2015, 11:59 p.m. EDT
Replay Number US: 1-877-870-5176 (Toll-Free)
Replay International: 1-858-384-5517
Replay Pin Number: 13612145


Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. is the parent of The Washington Trust Company, with $3.6 billion in assets as of March 31, 2015. Founded in 1800, Washington Trust is the oldest community bank in the nation, the largest state-chartered bank headquartered in Rhode Island and one of the Northeast's premier financial services companies. Washington Trust offers a full range of financial services, including commercial banking, mortgage 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® under the symbol WASH. Investor information is available on the Corporation's web site at www.washtrustbancorp.com.

CONTACT: MEDIA CONTACT: Elizabeth B. Eckel SVP, Marketing & Investor Relations 401.348.1309 ebeckel@washtrust.com

Source:Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc.