SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange
Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event Reported): December
HANMI FINANCIAL CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
||(Commission File Number)
||(I.R.S. Employer Identification Number)|
|3660 Wilshire Boulevard, PH-A, Los Angeles, California 90010|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)|
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
|Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:|
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On December 21, 2015, Hanmi Financial Corporation (“Hanmi”) issued a press
release declaring a cash dividend of $0.14 per share, up 27.3% from the prior quarter. The dividend will be paid on
January 15, 2016 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on December 31, 2015.
A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
||Press release issued by Hanmi Financial Corporation, dated December 21, 2015, announcing the declaration of a dividend on its common stock.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant
has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
||HANMI FINANCIAL CORPORATION|
|Date: December 21, 2015
||/s/ C. G. Kum |
||Name: C. G. Kum|
||Title: President and Chief Executive Officer|