Press Release
Approval of the Application by Tompkins Financial Corporation, Ithaca, New York
July 17, 2012

NEW YORK—The Federal Reserve Bank of New York Tuesday approved the application by Tompkins Financial Corporation, Ithaca, New York, to merge with VIST Financial Corp., and thereby acquire VIST Bank, both located in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania.

According to standard procedure, the proposal cannot be completed for 15 days.

The Reserve Bank acted under authority delegated by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.