|EX-99.1 - EXHIBIT 99.1 - BERKSHIRE HILLS BANCORP INC||v312293_ex99-1.htm|
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): May 8, 2012
BERKSHIRE HILLS BANCORP, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)||(Commission File No.)||(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)|
|24 North Street, Pittsfield, Massachusetts||01201|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (413) 443-5601
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
£ Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
£ Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)
£ Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))
£ Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On May 8, 2012, Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (the “Company”) made available its slides for a Stifel Nicolaus & Company regional investors conference. The presentation slides are included in this report as Exhibit 99.1 and are furnished herewith, and shall not be deemed “filed” for any purpose.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
|(a)||Financial Statements of Businesses Acquired. Not applicable.|
|(b)||Pro Forma Financial Information. Not applicable.|
|(c)||Shell Company Transactions. Not applicable.|
|99.1||Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. slides for a Stifel Nicolaus & Company regional investors conference.|
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.
|Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc.|
|DATE: May 9, 2012||By:||/s/ Kevin P. Riley|
|Kevin P. Riley,|
|Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|