|EX-99.1 - EX-99.1 - FIFTH THIRD BANCORP||d450576dex991.htm|
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): December 7, 2012
FIFTH THIRD BANCORP
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
|Fifth Third Center|
|38 Fountain Square Plaza, Cincinnati, Ohio||45263|
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(Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
Fifth Third Bancorp issued a press release on December 7, 2012 announcing certain potential corporate actions and information relating to the offering of shares of Class A common stock Vantiv, Inc. on its behalf.
A copy of this press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|Exhibit||99.1 Press Release dated December 7, 2012|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
FIFTH THIRD BANCORP
|December 7, 2012|
|Daniel T. Poston|
|Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|