Capital Bank Financial Corp. Sets Earnings Release and Conference Call Date for Third-Quarter 2012 Results

CORAL GABLES, Fla., Oct. 17, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Capital Bank Financial Corp. (Nasdaq:CBF) today announced that it will release its third-quarter 2012 earnings on Tuesday, October 23, 2012, and management will host a conference call that day at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time.

The number to call for this interactive teleconference is (719) 325-2329, and the confirmation pass code is 5632047. Please dial in 10 minutes prior to the beginning of the call. A telephonic replay of the conference call will be available through November 5, 2012, by dialing (719) 457-0820 and entering pass code 5632047.

The live broadcast of the conference call will be available online at the Company's web site at www.capitalbank-us.com, by following the link to Investor Relations. An on-line replay of the call will be available at the same site for 90 days.

About Capital Bank Financial Corp.

Capital Bank Financial Corp. is a national bank holding company, formed in 2009 to create a premier regional banking franchise in the southeastern United States. CBF is the parent of Capital Bank N.A., a national banking association with approximately $7.5 billion in total assets and 165 full-service banking offices throughout Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. To learn more about Capital Bank, N.A., please visit www.capitalbank-us.com.

CONTACT: Ken Posner Chief of Investment Analytics Phone: (212) 906-0722 E-mail: kposner@nafhinc.comSource:Capital Bank Financial Corp.