T. Rowe Price Moves Washington, DC Investor Center to New Location

WASHINGTON, DC, (August 27, 2012) – T. Rowe Price today opened a newly relocated walk-in Investor Center on the ground floor of 1000 Connecticut Avenue NW. The entrance for the new Investor Center, which is around the corner from its previous spot on 17th Street, is on K Street NW, within walking distance of the Farragut North Metro Station.

The Washington, DC Investor Center is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Its telephone number is (202) 466-5000 or, toll free, (888) 801-0316. The Investor Center is managed by Lauren Tripolitis, who also managed the previous center, and is staffed with financial professionals who can provide various services, including:

"T. Rowe Price has long been a part of the investment community in Washington, DC and our new, more spacious Investor Center will help us better serve area investors," said Todd Cleary, director of retail distribution.

"Whether investors are seeking guidance on retirement planning, rolling over an old 401(k), choosing a college savings plan, or simply looking for help selecting a mutual fund, we welcome them to our new Investor Center and look forward to helping them achieve their financial objectives," Ms. Tripolitis said.

The Washington, DC Investor Center is among 15 T. Rowe Price Investor Centers nationwide. The others are in Walnut Creek and Century City, California; Colorado Springs, Colorado; Boca Raton and Tampa, Florida; Oak Brook and Northbrook, Illinois; Baltimore and Owings Mills, Maryland; Wellesley, Massachusetts; Paramus and Short Hills, New Jersey; Garden City, New York; and Tysons Corner, Virginia. The Washington, DC center is part of an environmentally friendly building expected to receive LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification by the U.S. Green Building Council.

Founded in 1937, Baltimore-based T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ-GS: TROW) is a global investment management organization with $541.7 billion in assets under management as of June 30, 2012. The organization provides a broad array of mutual funds, sub-advisory services, and separate account management for individual and institutional investors, retirement plans, and financial intermediaries. The company also offers sophisticated investment planning and guidance tools. T. Rowe Price's disciplined, risk-aware investment approach focuses on diversification, style consistency, and fundamental research. More information is available at www.troweprice.com.

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