Lake City Bank Parent Announces 15% Increase in Quarterly Dividend
Lakeland Financial Corporation (Nasdaq Global Select/LKFN), parent company of Lake City Bank, announced that the Board of Directors approved a quarterly cash dividend for the first quarter of 2023 of $0.46 per share, payable February 6, 2023, to shareholders of record as of January 25, 2023. The quarterly dividend represents a 15% increase over the quarterly dividend rate of $0.40 per share paid in 2022.
“We are pleased to announce another healthy increase to our dividend rate. Our consistent long-term operating performance and a strong capital foundation provide the capacity to comfortably increase dividends to shareholders,” commented David M. Findlay, President and Chief Executive Officer.
Lake City Bank, a $6.3 billion bank headquartered in Warsaw, Indiana, is the sixth largest bank headquartered in the state, and the largest bank 100% invested in Indiana. Lake City Bank operates 52 branch offices in northern and central Indiana, delivering technology-driven solutions in a client-centric way to individuals and businesses. The bank is the single bank subsidiary of Lakeland Financial Corporation (Nasdaq Global Select/LKFN). For more information visit investors.lakecitybank.com
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Lisa M. O’Neill
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer