WESTERLY, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 24, 2004--Washington Trust
Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:WASH), the publicly-owned holding company of The
Washington Trust Company, a bank headquartered in Westerly, R.I., will
announce first quarter earnings and host a conference call on
Thursday, April 15, 2004.
Earnings Release: 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, April 15, 2004
Conference Call: 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, April 15, 2004
This call is being webcast by CCBN and can be accessed through the
investor relations section of the Washington Trust website,
The webcast is also being distributed over CCBN's Investor
Distribution Network to both institutional and individual investors.
Individual investors can listen to the call through CCBN's individual
investor center at www.companyboardroom.com or by visiting any of the
investor sites in CCBN's Individual Investor Network. Institutional
investors can access the call via CCBN's password-protected event
management site, StreetEvents www.streetevents.com.
Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. is the parent company of The
Washington Trust Company, a Rhode Island chartered bank founded in
1800. The Bank offers a full range of financial services, including
trust and investment management, through its offices in Rhode Island
and southeastern Connecticut. Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc.'s common
stock trades on The Nasdaq Stock Market(R) under the symbol WASH.
Investment information about the Corporation is available at
CONTACT: Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc.
Elizabeth B. Eckel, 401-348-1309
SOURCE: Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc.