Home Capital to Release First Quarter Results on May 11, Annual Meeting of Shareholders to be Held in June

TORONTO, May 2, 2017 /CNW/ - Home Capital Group Inc. ("the Company" TSX: HCG) today announced that its unaudited interim consolidated financial statements and related Management's Discussion and Analysis (MD&A) for the three-month period ended March 31, 2017 will be issued after the close of market on May 11, 2017. This timing change allows the MD&A to be updated for events that have occurred since the close of the first quarter. On April 21, the Company pre-announced preliminary, unaudited first quarter earnings per share.

The Company will host an investor audio conference call webcast the following day at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, May 12, 2017.

Home Capital Group also announced that it is rescheduling its Annual Meeting of Shareholders to June 2017, on a date to be determined. A new record date will be established shortly and new meeting materials will be distributed to shareholders.

First Quarter 2017 Financial Results Conference Call Details
The conference call will take place on Friday, May 12, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. and is expected to last approximately 60 minutes. Participants are asked to join the call approximately 10 minutes in advance at 647-427-7450 or toll free at 888-231-8191 throughout North America. The call will also be accessible in listen-only mode on Home Capital's website at www.homecapital.com in the Investor Relations section of the website.

Conference Call Archive
A telephone replay of the call will be available between 11 a.m. ET Friday, May 12, 2017 and 12:00 a.m. ET Friday, May 19, 2017 at 416-849-0833 or 1-855-859-2056 (enter passcode 91746831). The archived audio webcast will be available for 90 days on CNW Group's website at www.newswire.ca and on Home Capital's website at www.homecapital.com.

Caution Regarding Forward-looking Statements 
This press release contains forward-looking information within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities legislation. Please refer to the Home Capital's 2016 Annual Report, available on Home Capital's website at www.homecapital.com, and on the Canadian Securities Administrators' website at www.sedar.com, for Home Capital's Caution Regarding Forward-looking Statements.

About Home Capital Group Inc.
Home Capital Group Inc. is a public company, traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (HCG), operating through its principal subsidiary, Home Trust Company. Home Trust is a federally regulated trust company offering residential and non-residential mortgage lending, securitization of insured residential mortgage products, consumer lending and credit card services. In addition, Home Trust offers deposits via brokers and financial planners, and through its direct to consumer deposit brand, Oaken Financial. Home Trust also conducts business through its wholly owned subsidiary, Home Bank. Licensed to conduct business across Canada, Home Trust has offices in Ontario, Alberta, British Columbia, Nova Scotia, Quebec and Manitoba.

SOURCE Home Capital Group Inc.

For further information: Media: Boyd Erman, Longview Communications Inc., (416) 649-8007, berman@longviewcomms.ca or Peter Block, Longview Communications Inc., (416) 649-8008, pblock@longviewcomms.ca; Investors: Laura Lepore, Assistant Vice President, Investor Relations (416) 933-5652 laura.lepore@hometrust.ca

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