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EAST WEST BANCORP INC FILES (8-K) Disclosing Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders

May 9, 2014



Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

(e) On May 6, 2014, East West Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") held its 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the "Annual Meeting").

The following are the voting results of each matter submitted to the Company's stockholders at the Annual Meeting. The proposals below are described in detail in the Proxy Statement. At the Annual Meeting, the ten nominees for director were elected to the Company's Board of Directors and the Company's stockholders approved the proposal to ratify the appointment of KPMG, LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for 2014. The advisory vote regarding the Company's executive compensation as set forth in the Proxy Statement was approved.

1. Election of the following ten nominees to the Company's Board of Directors: Votes Cast Votes Broker Non- For Withheld Abstained Votes Iris S. Chan 117,210,301 626,678 N/A 14,065,648 Rudolph I. Estrada 116,874,449 962,530 N/A 14,065,648 Julia S. Gouw 117,357,207 479,772 N/A 14,065,648 Paul H. Irving 116,114,025 1,722,954 N/A 14,065,648 Tak-Chuen Clarence Kwan 117,021,585 815,394 N/A 14,065,648 John Lee 116,404,828 1,432,151 N/A 14,065,648 Herman Y. Li 115,972,168 1,864,811 N/A 14,065,648 Jack C. Liu 117,342,754 494,225 N/A 14,065,648 Dominic Ng 115,391,240 2,445,739 N/A 14,065,648 Keith W. Renken 117,056,036 780,943 N/A 14,065,648 2. Ratification of the appointment of KPMG, LLP, as the



Company's independent registered public accounting firm for its fiscal year ending December 31, 2014.

Votes Cast For Votes Against Votes Abstained Broker Non-

Votes 131,731,921 69,543 101,163 0 3. In a non-binding advisory vote regarding compensation as



disclosed in the 2014 Proxy Statement, the votes are as follows:

Votes Cast For Votes Against Votes Abstained Broker Non-Votes 115,029,342 1,573,245 1,234,392 14,065,648 2



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