JASPER, Ind. — German American Bancorp Inc. has again been recognized as one of the highest performing banks in the country by being named to the Keefe, Bruyette & Woods 2022 Bank Honor Roll.
It is German American’s 13th consecutive year on the KBW Bank Honor Roll. To be eligible for this award, a bank must have reported increases in annual earnings per share for 10 consecutive years.
Only 17 banking institutions nationally qualified for this award, which represents just 5% of the eligible banking industry. KBW Bank Honor Roll members have better than industry performance ratios and growth rates when compared to the publicly traded bank universe with assets greater than $500 million, which includes 350 companies listed on the NYSE and Nasdaq exchanges.
“It’s an honor to have been named once again to the KBW Bank Honor Roll for our strong performance over the past decade,” said Neil Dauby, CEO of German American. “Performing well in challenging environments, in particular through the past two years of the pandemic, is a testament to our incredibly talented team serving our communities with the highest standards in financial services delivery. It speaks to our strength and stability.”
German American Bancorp financial holding company is based in Jasper, Ind. Through its banking subsidiary it operates 77 banking offices in 19 contiguous Southern Indiana counties and 14 counties in Kentucky. The company owns an investment brokerage subsidiary, German American Investment Services, and a full line property and casualty insurance agency, German American Insurance.
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