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Toggle Summary Third Quarter 1998 Earnings
Third Quarter 1998 Earnings M&T Bank Corporation (“M&T”)(NYSE: MTB) today reported diluted cash earnings per share, excluding non-recurring merger-related expenses, of $8.17 for the quarter ended September 30, 1998, up 19% from $6.85 in the third quarter of 1997.
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Toggle Summary M&T Bank Corporation Announces Share Repurchase
M&T Bank Corporation Announces Share Repurchase BUFFALO, NEW YORK -- M&T Bank Corporation ("M&T") (NYSE:MTB) announced that it has been authorized by its Board of Directors to purchase and hold as treasury stock up to 200,674 additional shares of its common stock.
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Toggle Summary Third Quarter 1998 Dividend to MTB Common Shareholders
Third Quarter 1998 Dividend to MTB Common Shareholders BUFFALO, NEW YORK -- M&T Bank Corporation ("M&T") (NYSE:MTB) announced that its Board of Directors yesterday declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.00 per share on M&T’s common stock. The dividend will be payable September 30, 1998 to
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Toggle Summary First Empire to Buyback Stock
First Empire to Buyback Stock BUFFALO, NEW YORK -- First Empire State Corporation ("First Empire") (AMEX:FES) announced that it has been authorized by its Board of Directors to purchase and hold as treasury stock up to 155,133 additional shares of its common stock.
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Toggle Summary First Empire State Corporation Changes Name To M&T Bank Corporation
First Empire State Corporation Changes Name To M&T Bank Corporation BUFFALO, NEW YORK -- First Empire State Corporation (“First Empire”) (AMEX:FES) announced that at its May 19, 1998 annual meeting, stockholders authorized the bank holding company’s change of name to “M&T Bank Corporation.” The
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Toggle Summary First Empire State Corporation and ONBANCorp, Inc. Complete Merger
First Empire State Corporation and ONBANCorp, Inc. Complete Merger SYRACUSE AND BUFFALO, NEW YORK (April 1, 1998) -- First Empire State Corporation ("First Empire") (AMEX:FES), Buffalo, New York today completed the acquisition of ONBANCorp, Inc. ("ONBANCorp") (NASDAQ:ONBK), Syracuse, New York and
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Toggle Summary Frequently Asked Questions ("FAQ") About First Empire and ONBANCorp Merger
Frequently Asked Questions ("FAQ") About First Empire and ONBANCorp Merger Why has the merger taken place? Both banks recognize that there is an opportunity to create an even better bank for our customers by combining our operations through a merger. This will enable us to provide you with an even
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Toggle Summary ONBANCorp and First Empire Announce Stockholder Approval of Merger
ONBANCorp and First Empire Announce Stockholder Approval of Merger SYRACUSE and BUFFALO, NEW YORK (March 17, 1998) -- ONBANCorp, Inc. (“ONBANCorp”) (NASDAQ:ONBK), Syracuse, New York, and First Empire State Corporation (“First Empire”) (AMEX:FES), Buffalo, New York, jointly announced that at the
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Toggle Summary Annual Report Message to Stockholders
Annual Report Message to Stockholders Two years ago, this section of First Empire State Corporation’s annual report discussed at length, and in generally disapproving terms, the then frenzied pace of consolidation through mergers and acquisitions in the banking industry.
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