Second sentence of release should read: The presentation is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Time (5:30 p.m. Eastern Time). (sted: The presentation is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. Central Time (5:30 p.m. Eastern Time). The corrected release reads: POPULAR, INC. TO PRESENT AT THE B. RILEY & CO. SERVICES INVESTOR CONFERENCE Popular, Inc. (NASDAQ: BPOP) today announced that it will present Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at the 13 th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference in Santa Monica, California. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Time (5:30 p.m. Eastern Time). A live audio webcast will be available in the investor relations section of the company's website, www.popular.com. Listeners are recommended to go to the website at least 15 minutes prior to the broadcast to download and install any necessary audio software. A replay of the webcast will be archived in Popular's website for 30 days. Founded in 1893, Popular, Inc. is the leading banking institution by both assets and deposits in Puerto Rico and ranks 37th 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.