First Financial Bancorp Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

Jan 26, 2016, 16:32 ET from First Financial Bancorp

CINCINNATI, Jan. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of First Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ: FFBC) declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.16 per common share.  The dividend is payable on April 1, 2016 to shareholders of record as of March 2, 2016.

About First Financial Bancorp First Financial Bancorp is a Cincinnati, Ohio based bank holding company.  As of December 31, 2015, the Company had $8.1 billion in assets, $5.4 billion in loans, $6.2 billion in deposits and $809.4 million in shareholders' equity.  The Company's subsidiary, First Financial Bank, N.A., founded in 1863, provides banking and financial services products through its four lines of business: commercial, consumer, wealth management and mortgage.  The commercial, consumer and mortgage units provide traditional banking services to business and retail clients.  First Financial Wealth Management provides wealth planning, portfolio management, trust and estate, brokerage and retirement plan services and had approximately $2.3 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2015.  The Company's strategic operating markets are located in Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky where it operates 106 banking centers.  Additional information about the Company, including its products, services and banking locations is available at

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