DALLAS, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Comerica Incorporated (NYSE: CMA) provided notice to shareholders today of an update to the location for the Company's 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders.
"In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and concern for the safety and well-being of our shareholders, we have decided to make this year's annual meeting of shareholders a virtual meeting," said Curt Farmer, Chairman and CEO, Comerica Incorporated. "We look forward to you joining us electronically."
Shareholders will not be able to attend the Annual Meeting in person. Comerica expects this modification in meeting format to be effective for this year only and to revert back to an in-person annual meeting in future years after public health conditions have improved.
Attending the Virtual Meeting as a Shareholder of Record
Record holders of Comerica common stock as of the close of business on the record date, February 28, 2020 (i.e., investors who hold shares in their own name as reflected in the records of Comerica's transfer agent, Computershare), can attend the meeting by accessing www.meetingcenter.io/293452921 and entering the 15-digit control number on the Proxy Card or Notice of Availability of Proxy Materials previously provided and the meeting password, CMA2020.
Registering to Attend the Annual Meeting as a Beneficial Owner
Beneficial owners of Comerica common stock as of the close of business on the record date, February 28, 2020 (i.e., investors who hold shares in "street name" through an intermediary, such as a bank or broker), must register in advance to virtually attend the Annual Meeting. To register, beneficial owners must obtain a legal proxy from the holder of record and submit proof of the legal proxy reflecting the number of shares of Comerica common stock held as of the Record Date, along with the beneficial owner's name and email address, to Computershare. Beneficial owners should forward the email from their broker, or attach an image of the legal proxy to email@example.com. Requests for registration must be labeled as "Legal Proxy" and be received no later than 5:00 p.m., Eastern Time, on April 23, 2020. Beneficial owners will then receive a confirmation of registration, with a control number, by email from Computershare. Beneficial owners can attend the meeting by accessing www.meetingcenter.io/293452921 and entering the owner's control number and the meeting password, CMA2020. Shareholders are urged to vote and submit proxies in advance of the meeting by one of the methods described in the proxy materials for the Annual Meeting regardless of whether they intend to attend the meeting.
The proxy card included with the proxy materials previously distributed will not be updated to reflect the change in location and may continue to be used to vote shares in connection with the Annual Meeting.
For more information regarding Comerica's virtual annual meeting, please visit www.envisionreports.com/CMA.
Comerica Incorporated (NYSE: CMA) is a financial services company headquartered in Dallas, Texas, and strategically aligned by three business segments: The Business Bank, The Retail Bank and Wealth Management. Comerica focuses on relationships, and helping people and businesses be successful. In addition to Texas, Comerica Bank locations can be found in Arizona, California, Florida and Michigan, with select businesses operating in several other states, as well as in Canada and Mexico. Comerica reported total assets of $73 billion at Dec. 31, 2019.
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