Rurban Financial Corp. Announces Release Date of Third Quarter 2012 Earnings

DEFIANCE, Ohio, Oct. 2, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rurban Financial Corp. (Nasdaq:RBNF) announced today that it plans to release its third quarter 2012 results on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 after the market closes.

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About Rurban Financial Corp.

Based in Defiance, Ohio, Rurban Financial Corp. is a financial services holding company with two wholly-owned subsidiaries: The State Bank and Trust Company (State Bank) and RDSI Banking Systems (RDSI). State Bank operates through 18 banking centers in seven Northwestern Ohio counties, one banking center in Fort Wayne, Indiana; and loan production offices in Columbus, Ohio and Angola, Indiana. State Bank offers a full-range of financial services for consumers and small businesses, including wealth management services, mortgage banking, commercial and agricultural lending. RDSI provides item processing services to community banks located primarily in the Midwest. Rurban's common shares are listed on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol RBNF.

CONTACT: At Rurban Financial Corp.: Anthony V. Cosentino, CFO 419-785-3663 Tony.Cosentino@thebank-sbt.comSource:Rurban Financial Corp.