ITASCA, IL--(Marketwired - May 14, 2014) - First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company" or "First Midwest") (NASDAQ: FMBI), the holding company of First Midwest Bank, today announced that it will hold its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at 9:00 A.M. CT at the Westin Chicago Northwest Hotel, 400 Park Boulevard, Itasca, Illinois. After conducting the business described in the Company's 2014 Proxy Statement, First Midwest's management will make a brief presentation about the Company.

Stockholders and interested investors may access the live, listen-only webcast by going to the Investor Relations section of the First Midwest web site at The replay of the webcast and the presentation materials will be available approximately one hour following completion of the meeting and for 7 days thereafter.

First Midwest, with assets of $8.3 billion, is the premier relationship-based banking franchise in the dynamic Chicagoland banking market. As one of the Chicago metropolitan area's largest independent bank holding companies, First Midwest, through its subsidiary bank, provides a full range of business, retail banking and wealth management services through approximately 90 offices located in communities in metropolitan Chicago, northwest Indiana, central and western Illinois, and eastern Iowa. 

Contact Information:

James M. Roolf
Senior Vice President and Corporate Relations Officer
(630) 875-7533

First Midwest Bancorp, Inc.
One Pierce Place, Suite 1500
Itasca, Illinois 60143-9768
(630) 875-7450