SOURCE: Midwest Banc Holdings, Inc.

October 19, 2005 13:09 ET

Midwest Banc Holdings Announces Third Quarter 2005 Earnings Call

MELROSE PARK, IL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 19, 2005 -- Midwest Banc Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: MBHI) announced that it will release third quarter 2005 earnings on Thursday, October 27, 2005 and conduct a conference call to discuss these results that morning at 10:00 A.M. EDT/9:00 A.M. CDT.

The webcast and call will be hosted by James J. Giancola, President and Chief Executive Officer. A brief discussion of quarterly results and trends will be followed by questions from professional investors invited to participate in the interactive portion of the discussion. The live webcast can be accessed at www.midwestbanc.com and will be available for replay on that website through January 25, 2006.

Professional investors wishing to participate in the interactive portion of the call can obtain dial-in instructions by contacting Daniel R. Kadolph at 708-450-6759.

Midwest Banc Holdings, Inc. provides a wide range of retail and commercial lending services, personal and corporate trust services, residential mortgage origination, and securities and insurance brokerage activities throughout the greater Chicago metropolitan area. The Company's principal operating subsidiaries are: Midwest Bank and Trust Company, Midwest Financial and Investment Services, Inc., and Midwest Bank Insurance Services, L.L.C.

This press release contains certain "Forward-Looking Statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and should be reviewed in conjunction with the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K and other publicly available information regarding the Company, copies of which are available from the Company upon request. Such publicly available information sets forth certain risks and uncertainties related to the Company's business which should be considered in evaluating "Forward-Looking Statements."

Contact Information

  • For further information, please contact:
    Daniel R. Kadolph
    Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
    708-450-6759