Contact information:Matt Wagner, Chief Executive Officer, (310) 887-8520Pat Rusnak, Executive Vice President and CFO, (714) 989-4705
LOS ANGELES, May 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PacWest Bancorp (Nasdaq:PACW) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per common share. The cash dividend is payable on May 31, 2016 to stockholders of record at the close of business on May 16, 2016. ABOUT PACWEST BANCORP PacWest Bancorp ("PacWest") is a bank holding company with $21 billion in assets with one wholly-owned banking subsidiary, Pacific Western Bank ("Pacific Western"). The Bank has 79 full-service branches located throughout the state of California and one branch in Durham, North Carolina. Pacific Western provides commercial banking services, including real estate, construction, and commercial loans, and comprehensive deposit and treasury management services to small and medium-sized businesses. Pacific Western offers additional products and services under the brands of its business groups, CapitalSource and Square 1 Bank. CapitalSource provides cash flow, asset-based, equipment and real estate loans and leases and treasury management services to established middle market businesses on a national basis. Square 1 Bank offers a comprehensive suite of financial services focused on entrepreneurial businesses and their venture capital and private equity investors, with offices located in key innovative hubs across the United States. For more information about PacWest Bancorp, visit www.pacwestbancorp.com, or to learn more about Pacific Western Bank, visit www.pacificwesternbank.com.