TUESDAY, OCT. 2:  In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange, the Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited (the “Bank”; Ticker: NTB.BH) announced that during the month of September 2012 the Bank bought for Treasury 1,494,678 common shares at an average cost of 1.232 per share.

Contact: Mr. Shane English CFA, FRM

VP Head of Retail Investments

Butterfield Asset Management Limited. Tel: 441 299 3972 Fax: 441 292 9947