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): May 18, 2017 (May 17, 2017)
CHEMUNG FINANCIAL CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer Identification Number)|
|One Chemung Canal Plaza, Elmira, NY 14901|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (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 May 18, 2017, Chemung Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: CHMG) issued a press release announcing the declaration of a cash dividend of $0.26 per share, payable July 3, 2017, to common stock shareholders of record as of the close of business on June 19, 2017.
The press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this report.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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|99.1|| ||Press Release of Chemung Financial Corporation dated May 18, 2017. |
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.
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|Date: May 18, 2017||By: ||/s/ Karl F. Krebs |
| || ||Karl F. Krebs|
| || ||Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer|
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