First Connecticut boosts quarterly dividend to 9c per share
First Connecticut Bancorp announced that its Board of Directors has voted to increase its quarterly dividend to $0.09 per share, an increase of $0.01. In making this announcement, John J. Patrick, Jr., Chairman, President & CEO said, "We are pleased to increase our dividend again this quarter and reward our shareholders." Dividends will be payable on December 12, 2016 to all shareholders of record as of December 2, 2016. First Connecticut Bancorp, Inc. is the holding company for Farmington Bank, a full-service community bank with 24 branch locations throughout central Connecticut and western Massachusetts, offering commercial and residential lending as well as wealth management services. Established in 1851, Farmington Bank is a diversified consumer and commercial bank with an ongoing commitment to contribute to the betterment of the communities in our region. Farmington Bank has assets of $2.8 billion. For more information about Farmington Bank, visit farmingtonbankct.com.