ADVISORY, Aug. 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Hancock Holding Company (Nasdaq:HBHC) a multi-faceted financial services leader with regional business headquarters and locations throughout a growing Gulf South corridor, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in recognition of the 10th year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. The company operates as Hancock Bank in Mississippi, Alabama and Florida, and Whitney Bank in Louisiana and Texas.
In honor of the occasion, John M. Hairston, Chief Executive Officer will ring the Opening Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
Hancock Holding Company Media Contact:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About Hancock Holding Company (Nasdaq:HBHC):
Hancock Holding Company is a financial services company with regional business headquarters and locations throughout a growing Gulf South corridor. The company's banking subsidiary provides a comprehensive network of full-service financial choices through Hancock Bank locations in Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida and Whitney Bank offices in Louisiana and Texas, including traditional and online banking; commercial and small business banking; energy banking; private banking; trust and investment services; certain insurance services; mortgage services; and consumer financing. More information and online banking are available at www.hancockbank.com and www.whitneybank.com.
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Source:The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.