FIDELITY D & D BANCORP, INC. ANNOUNCES CHANGE OF LOCATION OF SPECIAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS TO BE HELD ON APRIL 21, 2020
DUNMORE, Pa., April 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fidelity D & D Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: FDBC) (“Fidelity”), the parent bank holding company of The Fidelity Deposit and Discount Bank (“Fidelity
Bank”) announced today that due to the emerging public health impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the location of Fidelity’s special meeting of shareholders has been changed and will be
held in a virtual meeting format only. As previously announced, the special meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 2:00 p.m., local time. The purpose of the special meeting is to
consider and vote upon certain proposals relating to the previously announced Agreement and Plan of Reorganization, dated as of December 9, 2019, by and among Fidelity, Fidelity Bank, MNB
Corporation (“MNB”) and Merchants Bank of Bangor which provides, among other things, for the merger of MNB with and into Fidelity.
To be admitted to the special meeting at www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/FDBC2020S, shareholders must enter the control number found on their proxy card or voting instruction form previously received. Further information regarding this change to the location of the special meeting can be found in the updated notice of meeting filed by Fidelity with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 1, 2020.
Caution Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
The information presented herein contains forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements about (i) the benefits of the proposed merger between Fidelity and MNB, (ii) Fidelity’s and MNB’s plans, obligations, expectations and intentions, and (iii) other statements presented herein that are not historical facts. Words such as “anticipates”, “believes”, “intends”, “should”, “expects”, “will” and variations of similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. These statements are based on the beliefs of the respective managements of Fidelity and MNB as to the expected outcome of future events and are not guarantees of future performance. These statements involve certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions that are difficult to predict with regard to timing, extent, and degree of occurrence. Results and outcomes may differ materially from what may be expressed or forecasted in forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause results and outcomes to differ materially include, among others, the ability to obtain required regulatory and shareholder approvals and meet other closing conditions to the transaction; the ability to complete the merger as expected and within the expected timeframe; disruptions to customer and employee relationships and business operations caused by the merger; the ability to implement integration plans associated with the transaction, which integration may be more difficult, time-consuming or costly than expected; the ability to achieve the cost savings and synergies contemplated by the merger within the expected timeframe, or at all; changes in local and national economies, or market conditions; changes in interest rates; regulations and accounting principles; changes in policies or guidelines; loan demand and asset quality, including real estate values and collateral values; deposit flow; the impact of competition from traditional or new sources; and, the other factors detailed in Fidelity’s publicly filed documents, including its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2019. Fidelity and MNB assume no obligation to revise, update or clarify forward-looking statements to reflect events or conditions after the date hereof.