LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., Aug. 28, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Flushing Financial Corporation (the "Company") (Nasdaq:FFIC), the parent holding company for Flushing Bank (the "Bank"), today announced that John R. Buran, the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer and David Fry, the Company's Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will be participating in the Raymond James 2014 U.S. Bank Conference on Wednesday, September 3, 2014.
| WHO ||Flushing Financial Corporation, with $4.9 billion in consolidated assets, is the holding company for Flushing Bank, a New York State-chartered commercial bank insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. The Bank serves consumers, businesses, and public entities by offering a full complement of deposit, loan, and cash management services through its 17 banking offices located in Queens, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Nassau County. The Bank also operates an online banking division, iGObanking.com®, which offers competitively priced deposit products to consumers nationwide.|
|WHAT||Presentation at the Raymond James 2014 Bank Conference and meetings with individual institutional investors.|
|WHERE/WHEN||Presentation in Chicago, Illinois on September 3, 2014 at 1:45pm (Central Time).|
| PRESENTATION ||The presentation will focus on the Company's performance and its strategic operating objectives. The presentation will be available on the Company's website, www.flushingbank.com, on September 3, 2014. The webcast of the presentation will be available through a link on the Company's website. The Company's webcast will also be accessible via http://wsw.com/webcast/rj91/ffic/|
|Investors who wish to view the Company's webcast will need to register at the above website prior to the start of the presentation.|
| RECENT NEWS ||* August 19, 2014 – Flushing Financial Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.15 Per Share and Announces Authorization of Stock Repurchase Program.|
|* July 29, 2014 – Flushing Financial Corporation Reports 21% Increase in Core Diluted EPS From Prior Year Comparable Quarter on Improved Credit Metrics.|
|* May 5, 2014 – Flushing Bank Recognized by Forbes as One of America's 50 Most Trustworthy Financial Companies.|
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Additional information on Flushing Financial Corporation may be obtained by visiting the Company's web site at http://www.flushingbank.com.
CONTACT: David Fry Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Flushing Financial Corporation (718) 961-5400Source:Flushing Financial Corporation