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): August 4, 2016
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
(Commission File No.)
15W060 North Frontage Road, Burr Ridge, Illinois
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (800) 894-6900
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On August 4, 2016, the Board of Directors of BankFinancial Corporation (the “Company”) declared a cash dividend of $0.05 per common share. The dividend will be payable on September 2, 2016 to stockholders of record on August 17, 2016.
As previously described in filings made with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Board of Directors of the Company will evaluate dividends for future quarters in the context of all applicable regulatory requirements and other relevant factors.
This Current Report on Form 8-K includes “forward-looking statements” as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. A variety of factors could cause the Company’s actual results to differ from those expected at the time of this release. For a discussion of some of the factors that may cause actual results to differ from expectations, please refer to the Company’s most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K as filed with the SEC, as supplemented by the Company’s subsequent filings with the SEC. Investors are urged to review all information contained in these reports, including the risk factors discussed therein. Copies of these filings are available at no cost on the SEC's web site at www.sec.gov or on the Company’s web site at www.bankfinancial.com. Forward looking statements speak only as of the date they are made, and we do not undertake to update them to reflect changes.
A copy of the press release announcing this item is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Press Release dated August 4, 2016
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.
August 4, 2016
/s/ F. Morgan Gasior
F. Morgan Gasior
Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President
99.1 Press Release dated August 4, 2016