FineMark National Bank & Trust Reaches Milestone

11/25/2009

Joseph Catti, President and CEO of FineMark National Bank & Trust announced that the bank has exceeded $ 200 million in assets. The bank, which focuses on providing high touch personalized financial service to clients, opened on February 16, 2007. FineMark relocated to its new headquarters facility in Ft. Myers Riverwalk Medical Park in May of 2008. The bank opened additional offices in the Brooks Town Center on Coconut Road in February and at Shell Point in June of 2009.

Mr. Catti said, “We thank our clients, shareholders and the community for helping us to achieve the $200 million dollar milestone this quickly. It is remarkable in light of the numerous challenges faced by the financial services sector and local economy. We have accomplished this while maintaining excellent quality in our loan portfolio. Our reaching this asset level and also having our Trust and Investment Department rapidly approaching the $300 million mark is a clear indicator of the community embracing our high touch, extraordinarily client focused philosophy for providing comprehensive financial services.”

FineMark is one of only three banks headquartered in Southwest Florida to receive a four star rating from Baer Financial. The rating was the highest earned by any bank and is indicative of the strength and stability of FineMark.

FineMark National Bank & Trust offers a comprehensive array of banking, trust, investment, and brokerage services to clients interested in establishing long term, high touch relationships. FineMark is dedicated to providing a culture of service to clients and making a positive difference in the communities it serves.