WESTERLY, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
The Board of Directors of Washington
Trust Bancorp, Inc., (NASDAQ OMX®: WASH), today declared a quarterly
dividend of 29 cents per share for the quarter ending June 30, 2014. The
dividend will be paid July 11, 2014 to shareholders of record on July
Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. is the parent of The Washington Trust
Company, a state-chartered bank headquartered in Westerly, Rhode Island.
Founded in 1800, Washington
Trust is the oldest community bank in the nation and is the largest
independent bank headquartered in Rhode Island. Washington Trust offers
a full range of financial services, including commercial
business banking, personal
banking, and wealth
management and trust services through its offices located in Rhode
Island, southeastern Connecticut and eastern Massachusetts. The
Corporation’s common stock trades on The NASDAQ OMX® under the symbol
WASH. Investor information is available on the Corporation’s web site: www.washtrust.com.
Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc.
Elizabeth B. Eckel, 401-348-1309
Vice President, Marketing & Investor Relations
Source: Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc.