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446 Winning Bidders in Zions Direct Securities Auctions

February 7, 2014

Contact: Russell Fisher Vice President (801) 844-7826 Alison Andersen Communications Officer (801) 844-7710 446 Winning Bidders in Zions Direct Securities Auctions Auction review for the week of February 3, 2014 to February 7, 2014SALT LAKE CITY - Zions Direct, the online broker-dealer that allows its customers to purchase bonds, FDIC-insured CDs and other securities in its daily web-based auctions, announces its weekly auction results. Since 2006, Zions Direct has auctioned over $3.5 billion in more than 13,000 fixed-income auctions. WEEKLY AUCTION REVIEW Primary Issue FDIC-insured Certificates of Deposit (auction data from auctions.zionsdirect.com) +-------------------------+--------+--------+-----+------------+-------+ | Issuer | Type | Term |Yield|Auction Size|Winning| | | | | | |Bidders| +-------------------------+--------+--------+-----+------------+-------+ |Zions First National Bank|Charity |1 Year |0.30%| $250K | 2 | +-------------------------+--------+--------+-----+------------+-------+ | Vectra Bank Colorado |Standard|1 Month |0.35%| $500K | 5 | +-------------------------+--------+--------+-----+------------+-------+ |Zions First National Bank|Standard|2 Month |0.38%| $500K | 3 | +-------------------------+--------+--------+-----+------------+-------+ | Vectra Bank Colorado |Standard|3 Month |0.33%| $500K | 3 | +-------------------------+--------+--------+-----+------------+-------+ |Zions First National Bank|Standard|6 Months|0.45%| $100K | 4 | +-------------------------+--------+--------+-----+------------+-------+ |Zions First National Bank|Standard|1 Year |0.59%| $125K | 3 | +-------------------------+--------+--------+-----+------------+-------+ Secondary Auction Results (auction data from auctions.zionsdirect.com) +------------------+----------+--------------------+---------------+----------+ | Securities | Auctions | Term Range | Yield Range | Winning | | Auctioned | | | | Bidders* | +------------------+----------+--------------------+---------------+----------+ | FDIC-Insured CDs | 34 | 1 Month - 1 Year | 0.15% - 1.20% | 109 | +------------------+----------+--------------------+---------------+----------+ | Corporate Bonds | 40 | 1 Month - 16 Month | 0.41% - 1.59% | 143 | +------------------+----------+--------------------+---------------+----------+ | Municipal Bonds | 40 | 1 Month - 17 Month | 0.66% - 1.51% | 118 | +------------------+----------+--------------------+---------------+----------+ | US Agencies | 20 | 1 Month - 13 Month | 0.23% - 0.96% | 56 | +------------------+----------+--------------------+---------------+----------+ *These totals reflect the aggregate number of winning bidders from each auction. The number does not necessarily reflect unique bidders, as it is possible for an individual to participate in multiple auctions. Winning bidders may have placed multiple bids in one or more auctions. THE INFORMATION IN THE WEEKLY AUCTION REVIEW IS NOT INTENDED TO SERVE AS THE BASIS FOR INVESTMENT DECISIONS. PAST PERFORMANCE IS NOT AN INDICATION OF FUTURE RESULTS. For more information about Zions Direct and to sign up to receive the free weekly e-newsletter, visit zionsdirect.com. This and past auction reviews can be found at think.zionsdirect.com. Auction Review Information Disclaimer Auction information from auctions.zionsdirect.com as of February 7, 2014. Auction data excludes securities in undersubscribed auctions. Any specific weekly results may be heavily influenced by large, atypical volatility, trade volume, or other unusual investing events. Investment products and services offered through Zions Direct, member of FINRA/SIPC. FDIC-insured CDs are insured up to $250,000 per individual account holder per bank. Investment Products: Not FDIC Insured No Bank Guarantee May Lose Value Zions Direct is a wholly owned non-bank subsidiary of Zions Bank. -end- This announcement is distributed by GlobeNewswire on behalf of GlobeNewswire clients. The owner of this announcement warrants that: (i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and (ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein. Source: Zions Direct via GlobeNewswire [HUG#1760262]


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