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Stifel Nicolaus Weisel acted as financial advisor and Stites & Harbison PLLC acted as legal counsel to S.Y. Bancorp. Sandler O'Neill + Partners L.P. acted as financial advisor and rendered a fairness opinion to the Board of Directors of Bancorp in connection with this transaction. Frost Brown Todd LLC acted as legal counsel to Bancorp.


This communication does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities or a solicitation of any vote or approval. This communication is being made in respect of a proposed business combination transaction involving S.Y. Bancorp and Bancorp. In connection with the proposed transaction, S.Y. Bancorp will file with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") a registration statement on Form S-4 to register the shares of S.Y. Bancorp common stock issuable in the transaction. The registration statement will contain a proxy statement/prospectus to be distributed to the shareholders of Bancorp in connection with their vote on the proposed transaction. Bancorp will mail the final proxy statement/prospectus to its shareholders. BEFORE MAKING ANY VOTING OR INVESTMENT DECISION REGARDING THE PROPOSED TRANSACTION, SHAREHOLDERS OF BANCORP ARE URGED TO READ ALL FILINGS MADE BY S.Y. BANCORP IN CONNECTION WITH THE TRANSACTION, INCLUDING THE REGISTRATION STATEMENT AND THE PROXY STATEMENT/PROSPECTUS THAT WILL BE PART OF THE REGISTRATION STATEMENT, CAREFULLY AND IN THEIR ENTIRETY BECAUSE THEY WILL CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION. The final proxy statement/prospectus will be mailed to shareholders of Bancorp. Shareholders may obtain copies of all documents filed with the SEC regarding this transaction, free of charge, at the SEC's website ( and by accessing S.Y. Bancorp's website ( under the heading "Investor Relations" and then under the link "SEC Filings." These documents may also be obtained free of charge from S.Y. Bancorp by requesting them in writing to S.Y. Bancorp, Inc., P.O. Box 32890, Louisville, Kentucky 40232-2890; Attention: Nancy B. Davis, or by telephone at (502) 625-9176.

The directors, executive officers and certain other members of management and employees of S.Y. Bancorp may be deemed to be participants in the solicitation of proxies in favor of the proposed transaction from the shareholders of Bancorp. You can find information about S.Y. Bancorp's executive officers and directors in S.Y. Bancorp's Annual Report on Form 10-K filed with the SEC on February 29, 2012 (as it may be amended from time to time) and its definitive proxy statement filed with the SEC on March 23, 2012. The directors, executive officers and certain other members of management and employees of Bancorp may also be deemed to be participants in the solicitation of proxies in favor of the proposed transaction from the shareholders of Bancorp. Information about the directors and executive officers of Bancorp will be included in the proxy statement/prospectus for the proposed transaction. Additional information regarding the interests of those participants and other persons who may be deemed participants in the transaction may be obtained by reading the proxy statement/prospectus regarding the proposed transaction when it becomes available. Free copies of this document may be obtained as described in the preceding paragraph.

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