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Press Release

Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend

Company Release - 3/21/2019 11:00 AM ET

WESTERLY, R.I., March 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc., (NASDAQ: WASH), today declared a quarterly dividend of 47 cents per share for the quarter ending March 31, 2019. The dividend will be paid April 12, 2019 to shareholders of record on April 1, 2019.

Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. is the parent of The Washington Trust Company, with $5 billion in assets as of December 31, 2018. Founded in 1800, Washington Trust is the oldest community bank in the nation, the largest state-chartered bank headquartered in Rhode Island and one of the Northeast’s premier financial services companies. Washington Trust offers a full range of financial services, including commercial banking, mortgage banking, personal banking and wealth management and trust services through its offices located in Rhode Island, Connecticut and Massachusetts. The Corporation’s common stock trades on NASDAQ under the symbol WASH. Investor information is available on the Corporation’s web site at

Elizabeth B. Eckel
SVP, Chief Marketing & Corporate Communications Officer                                                                                                                                                    

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Source: Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc.