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April 29, 2014

Central Bank ranked in Top 15th percentile

FULTON, Ill. — Central Bank Illinois was recently ranked in the 2013 Top 15th Percentile of Community Banks by Seifried & Brew, LLC.

To be recognized with this distinguished ranking, Central Bank demonstrated exemplary performance of balancing risk and reward on the Bank’s Seifried & Brew Total Risk/Return Composite Ranking. This in-depth analysis includes an internal evaluation of the bank’s liquidity, capital level, credit risk and earnings report.

In their ranking announcement, Seifried & Brew stated, “Ranking in the top 15th Percentile of Community Banks is an achievement only attained by top performing banks. At Seifried & Brew we believe that conservative, traditional community banking is the strength of our financial system, and the Top 15th Percentile received by Central Bank is setting the standard of excellence by raising the bar for community banks across the country.”

Central Bank Illinois is headquartered in Geneseo, Ill, with branch offices in Andover, Fulton and Princeton, and a loan production office in Prophetstown. Founded in 1907, the company has grown to more than $470 million in assets and remains committed to community banking.

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