Popular, Inc. to Report Third-Quarter Results and Hold Conference Call on Oct. 19

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Popular, Inc. (NASDAQ:BPOP) announced today that it expects to report its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2012, before the market opens on Friday, October 19, 2012.

Popular will hold a conference call to discuss the financial results the same day at 10:30 a.m. Eastern time. The call will be broadcast live over the Internet and can be accessed through the investor relations section of the Corporation’s website: www.popular.com.

Listeners are recommended to go to the website at least 15 minutes prior to the call to download and install any necessary audio software. The call may also be accessed through a dial-in telephone number 866 713.8565 or 617 597.5324. The conference code is 49080948.

A replay of the webcast will be archived in Popular’s website during the respective period. A telephone replay will be available from 12:30 p.m. on Friday, October 19, 2012, to 11:59 p.m. Friday, October 26, 2012, at 888 286-8010 and 617 801-6888. The replay passcode is 67907864.

Founded in 1893, Popular, Inc. is the leading banking institution by both assets and deposits in Puerto Rico and ranks 36th by assets among U.S. banks. In the United States, Popular has established a community-banking franchise providing a broad range of financial services and products with branches in New York, New Jersey, Illinois, Florida and California.

Popular, Inc.
Investor Relations:
Chief Financial Officer
Senior Executive Vice President
Jorge A. Junquera, 787-754-1685
Media Relations:
Senior Vice President
Corporate Communications
Teruca Rullán, 787-281-5170 or 917-679-3596 (mobile)

Source: Popular, Inc.