SOURCE: First Midwest Bancorp, Inc.

First Midwest Bancorp, Inc.

November 20, 2014 18:39 ET

First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. Declares Fourth Quarter Cash Dividend of $0.08 per Share

ITASCA, IL--(Marketwired - Nov 20, 2014) - First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. ("First Midwest") (NASDAQ: FMBI), the holding company for First Midwest Bank, announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend on the Company's common stock of $0.08 per share. This quarterly cash dividend will be payable on January 13, 2015 to common stockholders of record on December 19, 2014 and will represent the 128th consecutive dividend paid by First Midwest since its inception in 1983.

About First Midwest

First Midwest, with assets of approximately $9.1 billion, is the premier relationship-based financial institution in the dynamic Chicagoland banking market. As one of Illinois' largest independent bank holding companies, First Midwest, through its subsidiary bank and other affiliates, provides a full range of business and retail banking and wealth management services through approximately 100 banking offices located in metropolitan Chicago, northwest Indiana, central and western Illinois, and eastern Iowa. First Midwest has been recognized by J.D. Power as having the "Highest Customer Satisfaction with Retail Banking in the Midwest Region*" according to the 2014 Retail Banking Satisfaction Study(SM). The Company website is www.firstmidwest.com.

* First Midwest Bank received the highest numerical score among retail banks in the Midwest region in the proprietary J.D. Power 2014 Retail Banking Satisfaction StudySM.. Study based on 80,445 total responses measuring 21 providers in the Midwest region (IA, IL, KS, MO, MN, WI) and measures opinions of consumers with their primary banking provider. Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of consumers surveyed January 2014. Individual experiences may vary. Visit JDPower.com.

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    James M. Roolf
    SVP, Corporate Relations Officer
    (630) 875-7533
    Jim.Roolf@firstmidwest.com


    First Midwest Bancorp, Inc.
    One Pierce Place, Suite 1500
    Itasca, Illinois 60143-9768