U.S. Bancorp Lowers Prime Lending Rate

Apr 19, 2001, 01:00 ET from U.S. Bancorp

    MINNEAPOLIS, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:   USB) today
 announced it will lower its prime lending rate to 7.5 percent from
 8.0 percent, effective after the close of business today, April 19, 2001, at
 all U.S. Bank and Firstar locations.
     Minneapolis-based U.S. Bancorp, with assets in excess of $160 billion, is
 the 8th largest financial services holding company in the United States.  The
 company operates 2,242 banking offices and 5,208 ATMs, and provides a
 comprehensive line of banking, brokerage, insurance, investment, mortgage,
 trust and payment services products to consumers, businesses and institutions.
 U.S. Bancorp is the parent company of Firstar Banks and U.S. Bank.  Visit U.S.
 Bancorp on the web at http://www.usbank.com and Firstar Bank at
 http://www.firstar.com
 
 

SOURCE U.S. Bancorp
    MINNEAPOLIS, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:   USB) today
 announced it will lower its prime lending rate to 7.5 percent from
 8.0 percent, effective after the close of business today, April 19, 2001, at
 all U.S. Bank and Firstar locations.
     Minneapolis-based U.S. Bancorp, with assets in excess of $160 billion, is
 the 8th largest financial services holding company in the United States.  The
 company operates 2,242 banking offices and 5,208 ATMs, and provides a
 comprehensive line of banking, brokerage, insurance, investment, mortgage,
 trust and payment services products to consumers, businesses and institutions.
 U.S. Bancorp is the parent company of Firstar Banks and U.S. Bank.  Visit U.S.
 Bancorp on the web at http://www.usbank.com and Firstar Bank at
 http://www.firstar.com
 
 SOURCE  U.S. Bancorp

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