RALEIGH, N.C. - The Board of Directors of First Citizens
BancShares Inc. (Nasdaq: FCNCA) today declared a quarterly
dividend of 30 cents per share on the Class A and Class B
mon stock. The dividend is payable Jan. 7, 2013, to
shareholders of record Dec.17, 2012.
About First Citizens BancShares
First Citizens BancShares is the financial holding pany for
First Citizens Bank. First Citizens Bank provides a broad
range of financial services to individuals, businesses,
professionals and the medical munity through a network of
415 branch offices, telephone banking, online banking and
ATMs. For more information, visit First Citizens' Web
site at firstcitizens.