Greene County Bancorp, Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend
CATSKILL, N.Y. -- January 23, 2014
Greene County Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:GCBC) today announced that its Board of
Directors has approved the continuation of the Company’s regular quarterly
cash dividend of $0.175 per share, reflecting an annual cash dividend rate of
$0.70 per share.
The cash dividend for the quarter ended December 31, 2013 will be paid to
shareholders of record as of February 15, 2014 and is expected to be paid on
or about February 28, 2014.
The Company is the majority-owned subsidiary of Greene County Bancorp, MHC
(the “MHC”), a federal mutual holding company, which owns 54.8% of the
Company’s outstanding common shares. The MHC is waiving its receipt of this
dividend. As the Company has previously disclosed, the MHC received the
approval of the its members (depositors of The Bank of Greene County) and the
non-objection of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, to waive the MHC’s
receipt of quarterly cash dividends of $0.175 per share declared by the
Company through February 19, 2014.
Greene County Bancorp, Inc. is the direct and indirect holding company,
respectively, for The Bank of Greene County, a federally chartered savings
bank, and Greene County Commercial Bank, a New York-chartered commercial bank,
both headquartered in Catskill, New York. The Banks serve the market area
currently concentrated around the areas within the Hudson Valley Region of New
Greene County Bancorp, Inc.
Donald E. Gibson, 518-943-2600
President and Chief Executive Officer
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