FNB United Corp. Schedules 2012 Fourth Quarter Investor Conference Call

ASHEBORO, N.C., Feb. 5, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FNB United Corp. (Nasdaq:FNBN) announced today that it will host a pre-recorded investor call on March 20, 2013 at 11 a.m. Brian Simpson, Chief Executive Officer, and Dave Nielsen, Chief Financial Officer, will discuss the company's 2012 financial and operating results.

Interested parties should dial in five to ten minutes prior to the scheduled start time to 1-888-317-6016. International callers should dial in to 1-412-317-6016. Canadian callers may dial in to 1-855-669-9657. To join the call, participants will be required to provide conference ID number 10023291. The webcast may be accessed at http://services.choruscall.com/links/fnbn130320.html. The webcast replay will be available until March 20, 2014. The teleconference replay will be available one hour after the end of the conference through June 21, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. To access the teleconference replay, dial toll free in the U.S. to 1-877-344-7529 or international callers may dial 1-412-317-0088 and Conference ID Number will be 10023291.

About FNB United Corp.

FNB United Corp. is the North Carolina-based bank holding company for two historic community banks, CommunityOne Bank, N.A. (MyYesBank.com) and Bank of Granite (BankOfGranite.com). Founded in 1907, CommunityOne operates 45 branches in 38 communities throughout central, southern and western North Carolina. Founded in 1906, Bank of Granite operates 16 branches in western North Carolina. Through its banking subsidiaries, FNB United offers a full range of consumer, mortgage and business banking services, including loan, deposit, cash management, wealth management and online banking services.

CONTACT: Pam Cranford (336) 626-8300 Pam.Cranford@MyYesBank.comSource:FNB United Corp.