Press Release                                                                        Contact:  D.  Linn Wiley

For Immediate Release                                                                President and

                                                                                                     Chief Executive Officer

                                                                                                     (909) 980-4030

 

 

CVB Financial Corp.  Announces 59th Consecutive Cash Dividend

 

Ontario, California, June 18, 2004-CVB Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CVBF) announced a twelve-cent ($0.12) per share dividend for the second quarter of 2004.  The dividend was approved at the regularly scheduled Board of Directors meeting on June 16, 2004.  It will be payable on July 15, 2004, to shareholders of record as of June 30, 2004.

 

“This represents our 59th consecutive quarterly cash dividend,” commented D. Linn Wiley, President and Chief Executive Officer.  “It reflects the continued strong performance of our company and the positive outlook for the future.”

 

CVB Financial Corp., with $4.0 billion in assets, operates Citizens Business Bank.  Citizens Business Bank is the largest bank headquartered in the Inland Empire.  It is the dominant community bank in the Inland Empire, Los Angeles County, Orange County and Central Valley areas of California. 

 

The Citizens Business Bank Wealth Management Group has over $1.1 billion in assets under administration.  The Company also operates Golden West Financial Services.  Golden West Financial Services provides auto leasing, equipment leasing and real estate loan brokerage services. 

 

Shares of CVB Financial Corp. common stock are listed on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol of CVBF.  For more information, please visit our website at www.cbbank.com.

 

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