WESTERLY, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
The Board of Directors of Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc., (NASDAQ
Global Market; symbol: WASH), today declared a quarterly dividend of
20 cents per share for the quarter ending September 30, 2007. The
dividend is payable October 11, 2007 to shareholders of record on
October 1, 2007.
Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. is the publicly-owned holding
company of The Washington Trust Company, a Rhode Island-chartered bank
founded in 1800. Washington Trust offers personal banking, business
banking and wealth management and trust services, through its offices
in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and southeastern Connecticut.
Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc.'s common stock trades on The Nasdaq
Global Market(R) under the symbol WASH. Investor information is
available on the Corporation's web site: www.washtrust.com.
Source: Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc.