LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., Feb. 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Flushing Financial Corporation (the "Company") (Nasdaq:FFIC), the parent holding company for Flushing Savings Bank, FSB (the "Bank"), today announced that, John R. Buran, the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer and David W. Fry, the Company's Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will be meeting with individual institutional investors at the Sterne Agee 2013 Financial Institutions Investor Conference held on February 12 and 13, 2013.
| WHO ||Flushing Financial Corporation, with $4.5 billion in consolidated assets, is the parent holding company for Flushing Savings Bank, FSB. Flushing Bank is a trade name of Flushing Savings Bank, FSB, a federally chartered stock savings bank insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. The Bank serves consumers and businesses by offering a full complement of deposit, loan, and cash management services through its seventeen 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. Flushing Commercial Bank, a wholly-owned subsidiary, provides banking services to public entities including counties, cities, towns, villages, school districts, libraries, fire districts and the various courts throughout the metropolitan area.|
|WHAT||Meetings with individual institutional investors at the Sterne Agee 2013 Financial Institutions Investor Conference.|
|WHERE/WHEN||February 12 and 13, 2013 in Miami, Florida.|
|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 February 12, 2013, and will remain available through the end of the month.|
|RECENT NEWS||-- January 29, 2013 – Flushing Financial Corporation Reports Significant Credit Quality Improvement for the Twelve Months Ended December 31, 2012.|
|-- January 23, 2013 – Flushing Savings Bank Receives Final Approval to Convert to New York State Commercial Bank Charter.|
|-- November 20, 2012 – Flushing Financial Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.13 per Share.|
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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 Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Flushing Financial Corporation (718) 961-5400Source:Flushing Financial Corporation