Promistar Financial Corporation Lowers Prime Interest Rate

Apr 19, 2001, 01:00 ET from Promistar Financial Corporation

    JOHNSTOWN, Pa., April 19 /PRNewswire/ --
 Promistar Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: PRFC) announced today that its
 banking affiliate, Promistar Bank, has lowered its prime lending rate from
 8.00 percent to 7.50 percent, effective April 20, 2001.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20000926/PROMISTARLOGO )
     Promistar Bank is an affiliate of Promistar Financial Corporation, a bank
 holding company with headquarters at 551 Main Street, Johnstown, with assets
 totaling $2.1 billion.  The Corporation's banking affiliate is Promistar Bank,
 which serves 12 counties throughout southwestern Pennsylvania.  Promistar
 Financial Corporation's other affiliates include Promistar Trust Company, a
 state chartered trust company; Promistar Investment Advisors, Inc., a
 registered investment advisor; Promistar Community Development Corporation,
 which provides housing for low-to-moderate income citizens; Bedford
 Associates, Inc., a real estate company; Bedford Associates of Delaware, Inc.,
 an investment company; and Flex Financial Consumer Discount Company.
 
 

SOURCE Promistar Financial Corporation
    JOHNSTOWN, Pa., April 19 /PRNewswire/ --
 Promistar Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: PRFC) announced today that its
 banking affiliate, Promistar Bank, has lowered its prime lending rate from
 8.00 percent to 7.50 percent, effective April 20, 2001.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20000926/PROMISTARLOGO )
     Promistar Bank is an affiliate of Promistar Financial Corporation, a bank
 holding company with headquarters at 551 Main Street, Johnstown, with assets
 totaling $2.1 billion.  The Corporation's banking affiliate is Promistar Bank,
 which serves 12 counties throughout southwestern Pennsylvania.  Promistar
 Financial Corporation's other affiliates include Promistar Trust Company, a
 state chartered trust company; Promistar Investment Advisors, Inc., a
 registered investment advisor; Promistar Community Development Corporation,
 which provides housing for low-to-moderate income citizens; Bedford
 Associates, Inc., a real estate company; Bedford Associates of Delaware, Inc.,
 an investment company; and Flex Financial Consumer Discount Company.
 
 SOURCE  Promistar Financial Corporation

RELATED LINKS

http://www.citipage.com/btfc