SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 26, 2021
GERMAN AMERICAN BANCORP, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
|711 Main Street|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (812) 482-1314
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange |
on which registered
|Common Stock, no par value||GABC||Nasdaq Global Select Market|
Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On April 26, 2021, German American Bancorp, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2021, and making other disclosures. The press release (including the accompanying unaudited consolidated financial statements as of and for the quarter ended March 31, 2021, and other financial data) is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
The information in this Item 2.02, including the information incorporated herein from Exhibit 99.1, is furnished pursuant to Item 2.02 of Form 8-K and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 8.01. Other Events.
Cash Dividend. As announced in the press release furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this report, the Company’s Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.21 per share which will be payable on May 20, 2021, to shareholders of record as of May 10, 2021.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|Press release, dated April 26, 2021, issued by German American Bancorp, Inc.|
|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).|
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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: April 26, 2021
|By: ||GERMAN AMERICAN BANCORP, INC.|
/s/ Mark A. Schroeder
|Mark A. Schroeder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer|