Converse, Ind., March 13, 2018 -- First Farmers Financial Corp. (OTCQX Banks; FFMR), the parent company of First Farmers Bank & Trust Co., announced that on March 9, 2018 the Board of Directors approved a record quarterly cash dividend for the first quarter of 2018 of $0.41 per share, payable on April 13, 2018 to shareholders of record as of March 30, 2018. This quarterly dividend represents a 24.2% increase over the quarterly dividend declared in March 2017.
First Farmers Financial Corp is a $1.70 billion financial holding company headquartered in Converse, Indiana. First Farmers Bank & Trust has 27 offices throughout Carroll, Cass, Clay, Grant, Hamilton, Howard, Huntington, Madison, Marshall, Miami, Starke, Sullivan, Tipton, Vigo and Wabash counties in Indiana and 7 offices in Coles, Edgar and Vermilion counties in Illinois. First Farmers Financial Corp is traded on the OTC Markets Group, Inc. “OTCQX US Premier Market” and is on both the OTCQX Composite Index and the OTCQX Bank Index under the ticker symbol: FFMR