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German American Expands South Central Indiana Franchise with Purchase of 5 Branches from MainSource

German American Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: GABC) today announced that its banking subsidiary, German American Bancorp ("German American"), has signed a definitive agreement to acquire five branches in Columbus and Greensburg, Indiana, with approximately $160 million deposits and $134 million in loans, as of December 31, 2017, from MainSource Bank ("MainSource"), the banking subsidiary of MainSource Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:MSFG).

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German American Bank Recognized for Focusing on Small Business SBA Lending

German American Bank was recently recognized by the Indiana Statewide Certified Development Corporation (CDC) as one of their top two 2017 Small Business Administration (SBA) 504 lenders in Indiana. Dan Collignon, a Regional Executive Vice President and Commercial Credit Officer at German American Bank, was also recognized individually as having created the most SBA 504 loan debenture dollars in 2017. 

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Payments Are Moving Faster

New regulations for the financial industry will affect the speed of electronic payments and access to financial information.

Beginning Friday, September 15th, German American, along with every other financial institution in the country, will be required to follow new electronic payment regulations which will change the times that we apply certain electronic debit payments to your account.

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John Clauss Wins FHLBI 2017 Community Spirit Award

German American Bank Vice President Invests in Afforable Housing

John Clauss, German American Bank Vice President, Commercial Banking, received the Federal Home Loan Bank of Indianapolis 2017 Community Spirit Award August 16 at the Indiana Housing Conference for affordable housing professionals in Indiana.

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Schroeder Honored with Resolution

Mark A. Schroeder, a chairman and chief executive officer of German American Bancorp, Jasper, has been honored with a concurrent resolution by the Indiana Senate and House.

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German American Announces Executive Promotions

JASPER, Ind., German American Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq: GABC) and its banking subsidiary, German American Bancorp has announced a number of promotions to its executive and senior officer group. Mark A. Schroeder, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, made the following comments regarding the announcement, “In response to the tremendous growth we‘ve experienced as a Company in recent years and in preparation for what we see as continued, excellent prospects for future growth, we are very pleased to announce the following executive promotions.”

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Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week

It's that time of year - tax time. It's also a great time to get up to speed on tax-related scams. Here are two ways tax scammers might target you and what you can do about it.

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