SOURCE: Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania

February 28, 2007 12:47 ET

Univest Corporation Declares First Quarter Dividend

SOUDERTON, PA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 28, 2007 -- Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania's (NASDAQ: UVSP) board of directors declared today a $.20 per share quarterly cash dividend to be paid on April 2, 2007 to shareholders of record as of March 14, 2007. This is an increase of $.01 or 5.3% over the same period last year.

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Headquartered in Souderton, Pa., Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania serves the financial needs of residents, businesses, and nonprofit organizations in Bucks, Chester, and Montgomery counties through three principal subsidiaries. Univest National Bank and Trust Co. offers customers 34 financial service centers, 12 retirement financial services centers, and 41 ATM locations throughout the region, and is the parent company of Vanguard Leasing, Inc., a small ticket commercial leasing business. Univest Insurance, Inc., a full-service insurance agency headquartered in Lansdale, Pa., has two divisions in Chester County -- Donald K. Martin & Company and B.G. Balmer & Co., Inc. Univest Investments, Inc. offers a wide range of investment and trust products and services.

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