Hanmi Financial Corp. to Participate in the Piper Jaffray Financial Institutions Conference

LOS ANGELES, April 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hanmi Financial Corporation (Nasdaq:HAFC) (“Hanmi”), the holding company for Hanmi Bank (the “Bank”), today announced that they will participate in the Piper Jaffray Financial Institutions Conference being held at the Four Seasons Resort Orlando in Lake Buena Vista, Florida from Wednesday to Friday, May 4 - 6, 2016. C. G. Kum, President and Chief Executive Officer, will be joined by other members of the executive team, to meet with institutional investors at the conference.

Conference participation is by invitation only and registration is mandatory. For more information on the conference or to schedule a one-on-one meeting, please contact your Piper Jaffray representative.

About Hanmi Financial Corporation

Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, Hanmi Financial Corporation owns Hanmi Bank, which serves multi-ethnic communities through its network of 42 full-service branches and 6 loan production offices in California, Texas, Illinois, Virginia, New Jersey, New York, Colorado, Washington and Georgia. Hanmi Bank specializes in real estate, commercial, SBA and trade finance lending to small and middle market businesses. Additional information is available at www.hanmi.com.

Contact: Christina C. Lee FVP & Senior Strategy Officer 213-427-5631 Lasse Glassen Investor Relations Addo Communications 310-829-5400

Source:Hanmi Bank