ATLANTA, Jan. 18, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Fidelity Southern Corporation (Nasdaq:LION) announced that the Corporation has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $.09 per share on its Common Stock. This dividend is payable February 11, 2008, to shareholders of record on February 1, 2008.

Fidelity Southern Corporation, through its operating subsidiaries Fidelity Bank and LionMark Insurance Company, provides banking services and a credit related insurance product through 23 branches in Atlanta, Georgia, a branch in Jacksonville, Florida, and an insurance office in Atlanta, Georgia. Automobile loans and SBA loans are provided through employees located throughout the Southeast. For additional information about Fidelity's products and services, please visit the website at

Fidelity Southern Corporation
Martha Fleming
Rod Marlow
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