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Section 1: 8-K (FORM 8-K)

 

 

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

 

 

 FORM 8-K

 

CURRENT REPORT 

 

 

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

 

 

Date of Report: August 31, 2018

 

 

NORTHWEST INDIANA BANCORP

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

Indiana 000-26128 35-1927981
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation) (Commission File Number) (IRS Employer Identification No.)

 

 

9204 Columbia Avenue

Munster, Indiana 46321

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

 

 

(219) 836-4400

(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)

 

 

N/A

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

 

¨Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

¨Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

 

¨Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

 

¨Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§ 230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§ 240.12b-2 of this chapter).

 

Emerging growth company ¨

 

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ¨

 

 

 

   

 

 

Item 2.02.Results of Operations and Financial Condition

 

On August 31, 2018, NorthWest Indiana Bancorp (the “Bancorp”) issued a press release announcing that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.30 per share on the Bancorp’s common stock payable on October 9, 2018 to shareholders of record on September 28, 2018. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference.

  

Item 9.01.Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

(d)Exhibits.

 

99.1Dividend Press Release dated August 31, 2018.

 

   

 

 

SIGNATURE

  

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 

Date: August 31, 2018

 

  NORTHWEST INDIANA BANCORP
       
       
  By: /s/ Robert T. Lowry
    Name: Robert T. Lowry
    Title: Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer

 

   

 

 

INDEX TO EXHIBITS 

 

Exhibit  
Number Description
   
99.1 Dividend Press Release dated August 31, 2018.

  

   

 

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Section 2: EX-99.1 (EXHIBIT 99.1)

 

Exhibit 99.1.

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
August 31, 2018 CONTACT BENJAMIN BOCHNOWSKI
  (219) 853-7575

 

 

NORTHWEST INDIANA BANCORP

DECLARES THIRD QUARTER DIVIDEND

 

Munster, Indiana - - NorthWest Indiana Bancorp, the parent company for Peoples Bank, today announced that the Board of Directors of the Bancorp declared a dividend of $0.30 per share payable on October 9, 2018, with a record date of September 28, 2018.

 

About NorthWest Indiana Bancorp 

NorthWest Indiana Bancorp is a locally managed and independent financial holding company headquartered in Munster, Indiana, whose activities are primarily limited to holding the stock of Peoples Bank. Peoples Bank provides a wide range of personal, business, electronic and wealth management financial services from its 19 locations in Lake and Porter Counties in Northwest Indiana, and Cook County, Illinois. NorthWest Indiana Bancorp’s common stock is traded on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol NWIN. The website ibankpeoples.com provides information on Peoples Bank’s products and services, and NorthWest Indiana Bancorp’s investor relations.

 

Forward Looking Statements 

“Forward-looking statements” as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 may be included in this release. A variety of factors could cause the Bancorp’s actual results to differ from those expected at the time of this release. These include, but are not limited to, changes in economic conditions in the Bancorp’s market area, changes in policies by regulatory agencies, fluctuation in interest rates, demand for loans in the Bancorp’s market area, economic conditions in the financial services industry, the Bancorp’s ability to successfully integrate the operations of recently acquired institutions, competition and other risks set forth in the Bancorp’s reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2017. Readers are urged to carefully review and consider the various disclosures made by the Bancorp in its periodic reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date they are made, and the Bancorp undertakes no obligation to update them in light of new information or future events.

 

   

 

 

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