First Republic Bank to Present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2011 Smid Cap Conference

First Republic Bank, April 28, 2011

First Republic Bank (NYSE: FRC), a leading provider of private banking, private business banking and wealth management services, today announced it will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2011 Smid Cap Conference at 8:00 a.m. EDT/5:00 a.m. PDT on May 10, 2011 at The Boston Harbor Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts.

Katherine August-deWilde, President and Chief Operating Officer, and Willis Newton, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the conference. The presentation will be webcast live on the Internet in the Investor Relations section of the Bank’s website at In addition to the live webcast, a replay will be available within three hours of the presentation on First Republic’s website through May 27, 2011.

About First Republic Bank

First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC) and its subsidiaries provide private banking, private business banking and private wealth management. Founded in 1985, First Republic specializes in exceptional, relationship-based service offered through preferred banking or wealth management offices primarily in San Francisco, Palo Alto, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Newport Beach, San Diego, Portland, Boston, Greenwich and New York City. First Republic offers a complete line of banking products for individuals and businesses, including deposit services, as well as residential, commercial and personal loans. First Republic is included in the S&P Total Market Index and Wilshire 5000 Total Market IndexSM. More information is available on the Bank’s website at


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