SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
January 15, 2013
MidWestOne Financial Group, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission file number 000-24630
(State or other jurisdiction
102 South Clinton Street
Iowa City, Iowa 52240
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On January 15, 2013, the Board of Directors of MidWestOne Financial Group, Inc. (the"Company") declared a cash dividend of $0.125 per share payable on March 15, 2013 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on March 1, 2013. This represents a $0.03 increase over the dividend paid during the prior two quarters of 2012. The press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) Exhibits. The following exhibits are filed herewith:
99.1 MidWestOne Financial Group, Inc. Press Release dated January 16, 2012.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
MIDWESTONE FINANCIAL GROUP, INC.
January 16, 2013
/s/ GARY J. ORTALE
Gary J. Ortale
Executive Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer