After a consent order from its regulators landed it in default on a line of credit, Amcore Financial Inc. in Rockford, Ill., has paid down some of the debt and gotten an extension to repay the rest.

The $5.1 billion-asset firm said Monday that JPMorgan Chase & Co. has given it until April 2011 to pay the remaining $12.5 million of a $20 million line.

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