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)
January 16, 2013
MidWestOne Financial Group, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission file number 000-24630
(State or other jurisdiction
102 South Clinton Street
Iowa City, Iowa 52240
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On January 16, 2013, the Board of Directors of MidWestOne Financial Group, Inc. (the"Company") issued a press release announcing the approval on January 15, 2013 of a share repurchase program, allowing the repurchase of up to $5.0 million of stock through December 31, 2014. The Company bought 161,699 shares during the fourth quarter of 2011 and throughout the year 2012 for approximately $2.6 million. These purchases were part of a $1.0 million repurchase program announced in July 2011 and amended to $5.0 million in October 2011, which expired December 31, 2012. The press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) Exhibits. The following exhibits are filed herewith:
99.1 MidWestOne Financial Group, Inc. Press Release dated January 16, 2013.
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.
MIDWESTONE FINANCIAL GROUP, INC.
January 16, 2013
/s/ GARY J. ORTALE
Gary J. Ortale
Executive Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer