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  • Umpqua Holdings Announces Quarterly Dividend
    Company Release - 03/12/2009 08:00

    PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ), parent company of Umpqua Bank and Strand, Atkinson, Williams & York Inc., today announced that its Board of Directors approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.05 per common share. The dividend is payable on April 15, 2009, to shareholders of record as of March 31, 2009.

    About Umpqua Holdings Corporation

    Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) is the parent company of Umpqua Bank, which has 150 locations between Napa, Calif., and Bellevue, Wash., along the Oregon and Northern California Coast, and in both Central California and Central Oregon. Umpqua Bank has been recognized for its innovative customer experience and banking strategy by national publications including the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, BusinessWeek, Fast Company and CNBC. The company, recognized for the third year in a row, ranked 34th on Fortune Magazine's 2009 list of the country's "100 Best Companies To Work For." Umpqua Holdings also owns retail brokerage subsidiary Strand, Atkinson, Williams & York Inc., which has locations in Umpqua Bank stores and in dedicated offices throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington. Umpqua Bank'sPrivate Client Services Division provides tailored financial services and products to individual customers. Umpqua Holdings Corporation is headquartered in Portland, Ore.Umpqua Bank is an Equal Housing Lender. For more information, visit http://www.umpquabank.com/.

        Source: Umpqua Holdings Corporation

    Contact: Umpqua Holdings Corporation Ray Davis, President & CEO, 503-727-4101 raydavis@umpquabank.com Ron Farnsworth, EVP/Chief Financial Officer, 503-727-4108 ronfarnsworth@umpquabank.com