WEST DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FBL Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: FFG) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend and elected Paul A. Juffer as a new Class A director.
Quarterly Dividend Declared. FBL Financial Group’s Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.44 per share to owners of Class A and Class B common stock. The dividend will be payable on June 30, 2017 to shareholders of record as of June 15, 2017.
New Class A Director Elected. At its annual meeting of shareholders held on May 17, 2017, Paul A. Juffer was elected an FBL Class A director, replacing Jerry Chicoine, who did not stand for reelection. Chicoine had served as a Class A director of the Company since its initial public offering in 1996.
Juffer is the Managing Partner of LWBJ Financial, LLC, where he has practiced as a certified public accountant since 1997. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Iowa Society of Certified Public Accountants. He has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Iowa.
FBL Financial Group is a holding company whose purpose is to protect livelihoods and futures. Its primary operating subsidiary, Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company, underwrites and markets a broad range of life insurance and annuities to individuals and businesses, which are distributed by multiline exclusive Farm Bureau agents. In addition, FBL Financial Group manages all aspects of two Farm Bureau affiliated property-casualty insurance companies for a management fee. FBL Financial Group, headquartered in West Des Moines, Iowa, is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol FFG. For more information, please visit www.fblfinancial.com.