For More Information Contact:Mark D. Curtis, SEVP, CFO & Treasurer(516) 671-4900, Ext. 7413
GLEN HEAD, N.Y., Dec. 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The First of Long Island Corporation (Nasdaq:FLIC) announced today the declaration of a fourth quarter cash dividend in the amount of $.14 per share. This represents a 5% increase over the split-adjusted dividend declared in the same quarter last year. The dividend will be paid on January 13, 2017 to shareholders of record on January 3, 2017. The First National Bank of Long Island is the sole subsidiary of The First of Long Island Corporation. The Bank currently has forty-six branches in Nassau and Suffolk Counties, Long Island and the boroughs of Queens, Brooklyn and Manhattan. The Bank expects to open two more branches over the next six to nine months and continues to evaluate sites for further branch expansion.