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) February 23, 2016
Flushing Financial Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)|
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|220 RXR Plaza, Uniondale, New York , 11556|
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(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
1979 Marcus Avenue, Suite E140, Lake Success, New York 11042
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
Flushing Financial Corporation, the parent holding company for Flushing Bank (the "Bank"), today announced that the Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend on its common stock of $0.17 per common share, payable on March 30, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 9, 2016. Attached as Exhibit 99.1 is the press release of Flushing Financial Corporation dated February 23, 2016.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Press release of Flushing Financial Corporation dated February 23, 2016, "Flushing Financial Corporation Increases Its Quarterly Dividend 6% to $0.17 Per Share"
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.
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|Date: February 23, 2016||By: ||/s/ Susan K. Cullen|
| ||Name: ||Susan K. Cullen|
| ||Title: ||Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|
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