South State Corporation to Host Investor Day in New York City December 12th

Staff Report From South Carolina CEO

Thursday, December 6th, 2018

South State Corporation will host an Investor Day on Wednesday, December 12 in New York, New York from 11 a.m. until approximately 4 p.m. Executive management will be discussing South State’s corporate strategies and financial performance. This event is for institutional investors and analysts by invitation only due to space limitations.

For those unable to attend, a live webcast will be available through the Investor Relations section of southstatebank.com. Alternatively, participants may access the event by dialing 1-409-217-8783 or toll free 1-866-688-2179. The conference ID number is #3473637.

Material from Investor Day may contain forward-looking statements, including guidance, involving significant risk and uncertainties. A number of important factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking information. Those factors include general economic and financial market conditions, including expectations of and actual timing and amount of interest to these conditions, ability to execute business plans, geopolitical developments, recent and future legislative and regulatory developments, natural disasters, and items mentioned in the Investor Day material, as well as critical accounting estimates and other factors described in SSB’s recent filings with the SEC. SSB disclaims any obligation to update any such forward-looking statements to reflect future events or developments.

South State Corporation (NASDAQ: SSB) will host an Investor Day on Wednesday, December 12 in New York, New York from 11 a.m. until approximately 4 p.m. Executive management will be discussing South State’s corporate strategies and financial performance. This event is for institutional investors and analysts by invitation only due to space limitations.

For those unable to attend, a live webcast will be available through the Investor Relations section of southstatebank.com. Alternatively, participants may access the event by dialing 1-409-217-8783 or toll free 1-866-688-2179. The conference ID number is #3473637.

Material from Investor Day may contain forward-looking statements, including guidance, involving significant risk and uncertainties. A number of important factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking information. Those factors include general economic and financial market conditions, including expectations of and actual timing and amount of interest to these conditions, ability to execute business plans, geopolitical developments, recent and future legislative and regulatory developments, natural disasters, and items mentioned in the Investor Day material, as well as critical accounting estimates and other factors described in SSB’s recent filings with the SEC. SSB disclaims any obligation to update any such forward-looking statements to reflect future events or developments.