Time of First Union Earnings Release and Conference Call Changed: First Quarter Earnings Results Will Be Released at 7 A.M. Today; Pre-Recorded Call Available at 7 A.M. and Live Call at 1 p.m. Today

Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET from First Union Corp.

    CHARLOTTE, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- First Union's (NYSE:   FTU) first
 quarter 2001 earnings results will be released at 7 a.m. EDT today.  The
 earnings release and additional presentation and supplemental materials will
 be available at that time on the Internet at www.ftuinvestor.com.
     First Union CFO Bob Kelly will discuss earnings in a pre-recorded call,
 which will be available today at 7 a.m. In addition, he will be available for
 a live question-and-answer session on earnings results in a teleconference
 call at 1 p.m. today.
 
     Pre-recorded Call    Available at 7 a.m. today
     Dial-In Number:      1-800-294-9508 or
                          1-402-220-3770 outside U.S.
                          Access code 33345
                          Available through 5 p.m. EDT Monday, April 23
 
     Live Call            At 1 p.m. today
     Dial-In Number:      1-888-989-7593
                          1-712-257-2881 outside U.S.
                          Access code 33345
 
     Tape Playback:       Live Q&A Replay Number: 402-220-3806
                          Available 5 p.m. EDT April 16, through 5 p.m. EDT
                          Monday, April 23
 
 

SOURCE First Union Corp.
    CHARLOTTE, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- First Union's (NYSE:   FTU) first
 quarter 2001 earnings results will be released at 7 a.m. EDT today.  The
 earnings release and additional presentation and supplemental materials will
 be available at that time on the Internet at www.ftuinvestor.com.
     First Union CFO Bob Kelly will discuss earnings in a pre-recorded call,
 which will be available today at 7 a.m. In addition, he will be available for
 a live question-and-answer session on earnings results in a teleconference
 call at 1 p.m. today.
 
     Pre-recorded Call    Available at 7 a.m. today
     Dial-In Number:      1-800-294-9508 or
                          1-402-220-3770 outside U.S.
                          Access code 33345
                          Available through 5 p.m. EDT Monday, April 23
 
     Live Call            At 1 p.m. today
     Dial-In Number:      1-888-989-7593
                          1-712-257-2881 outside U.S.
                          Access code 33345
 
     Tape Playback:       Live Q&A Replay Number: 402-220-3806
                          Available 5 p.m. EDT April 16, through 5 p.m. EDT
                          Monday, April 23
 
 SOURCE  First Union Corp.