BRIDGEPORT, Conn., April 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- People's United Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ: PBCT) announced today it will host a conference call on Thursday, April 19, 2012, at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss its first quarter 2012 earnings announcement. People's United Financial will release its first quarter financial results on Thursday, April 19, 2012 at approximately 7:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The call will be broadcast live through the company's Internet site, peoples.com. It is accessible by selecting "Investor Relations" in the "About People's United" section on the home page, and then selecting "Conference Calls" in the "News and Events" section. The call will be archived on the site and available for retrieval for approximately 90 days. People's United Bank is a subsidiary of People's United Financial, Inc., a diversified financial services company with $28 billion in assets. People's United Bank, founded in 1842, is the largest independent bank headquartered in New England and provides commercial and retail banking, as well as wealth management services through a network of 360 retail locations in Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, New York, New Hampshire and Maine. Through its subsidiaries, People's United Financial provides equipment financing, brokerage and insurance services. SOURCE People's United Financial, Inc.