SOURCE: First Midwest Bancorp, Inc.

May 10, 2006 12:32 ET

First Midwest Bancorp to Conduct Annual Stockholders Meeting

ITASCA, IL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 10, 2006 --First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: FMBI) today announced that it will hold its Annual Stockholders Meeting on Wednesday, May 17, 2006, at 9:30 A.M. CDT at the Wyndham Northwest Chicago, Itasca, Illinois. After conducting the business described in the 2006 Proxy Statement, First Midwest's management will make a brief presentation on the Company's results of operations for the year ended December 31, 2005 and the three months ended March 31, 2006.

The presentation materials will be available for viewing in the Investor Relations section on the Company's website, www.firstmidwest.com, on May 17, 2005 after 2:00 P.M. CDT for 7 days.

First Midwest is the premier relationship-based banking franchise in the growing Chicagoland banking market. As one of the Chicago metropolitan area's largest independent bank holding companies, First Midwest provides the full range of both business and retail banking and trust and investment management services through 101 offices located in 61 communities, primarily in metropolitan Chicago. First Midwest was the only bank named by Chicago magazine as one of the 25 best places to work in Chicago.

Contact Information

  • First Midwest Bancorp
    One Pierce Place, Suite 1500
    P.O. Box 4169
    Itasca, Illinois 60143
    (630) 875-7450

    Contact:
    Michael L. Scudder
    EVP, Chief Financial Officer
    (630) 875-7283
    www.firstmidwest.com