Nov 28 - The board of directors of ServisFirst Bancshares Inc., Birmingham, Ala., has announced a special dividend of 50 cents per common share, payable on Dec. 31, 2012, to shareholders of record as of Dec. 24, 2012.
Tom Broughton, president and CEO, commented, "We are pleased to pay a special dividend to our loyal shareholders who have played such a significant role in our success."
ServisFirst Bank, a subsidiary of ServisFirst Bancshares, has experienced strong growth and recognition over the past year, including American Banker's rankings of 24th Most Efficient Bank Holding Company and 28th Most Standout Bank, expansion of its corporate offices in Birmingham, opening of a new region in Mobile, Ala., and a new banking center in Pensacola, Fla., as well as its correspondent banking division being recognized for its growth and success by American Banker.
ServisFirst Bancshares Inc. is a bank holding company based in Birmingham, Ala. Through its subsidiary, ServisFirst Bank, ServisFirst Bancshares provides business and personal financial services from locations in Birmingham, Huntsville, Montgomery and Dothan, Ala., and Pensacola, Fla.