Capitol Bancorp 8-K 2005
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): July 26, 2005
CAPITOL BANCORP LTD.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Capitol Bancorp Center
200 Washington Square North, Lansing, Michigan 48933
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On July 26, 2005, Capitol Bancorp Ltd. announced its quarterly dividend of $0.18 per share, payable September 1, 2005 to shareholders of record as of August 8, 2005. This represents a 6 percent increase over the $0.17 dividend paid in the same period in 2004. This is Capitols third quarterly dividend of 2005. In second quarter 2005, Capitol paid $0.18. The press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Item 7.01.
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.
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