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): November 27, 2018
META FINANCIAL GROUP, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
5501 South Broadband Lane, Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57108
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (605) 782-1767
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On November 27, 2018, the Registrant issued a press release announcing declaration of a cash dividend for the first quarter of its fiscal year 2019. A copy of the press release is attached here to as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Description of Exhibit
Registrant's Press Release dated November 27, 2018
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.
META FINANCIAL GROUP, INC.
Date: November 27, 2018
/s/ Glen W. Herrick
Glen W. Herrick
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer,
Meta Financial Group, Inc.® Declares Cash Dividend
Sioux Falls, S.D., November 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - Meta Financial Group, Inc.® (Nasdaq: CASH) (the “Company”) announced that the Company will pay a cash dividend of $0.05 per share for the first fiscal quarter of 2019. This dividend will be payable on January 2, 2019 to shareholders of record as of December 11, 2018.
At September 30, 2018, the Company had total assets of $5.84 billion and shareholders’ equity of $747.7 million.
This press release and other important information about the Company are available at metafinancialgroup.com.
About Meta Financial Group
Meta Financial Group, Inc. ® (Nasdaq: CASH) is the holding company for the financial services company MetaBank® (“Meta”). Founded in 1954, Meta has grown to operate in several different financial sectors: community banking, national lending, payments and tax services. Meta works with high-value niche industries, strategic-growth companies and technology adopters to grow their businesses and build more profitable customer relationships. Meta tailors solutions for bank and non-bank businesses, and provides a focused collaborative approach. The organization
is helping to shape the evolving financial services landscape by directly investing in innovation and acquiring complementary businesses that strategically expand its suite of services. Meta has a national presence and over 1,200 employees, with corporate headquarters in Sioux Falls, S.D. For more information, visit the Meta Financial Group website or LinkedIn.
Investor Relations Contact:
Brittany Kelley Elsasser
Director of Investor Relations