BankFinancial will conduct a conference call on Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 9:30 a.m. Chicago Time, to discuss the transaction. The conference call may be accessed by calling 866-783-2141 and using participant passcode 74225878. The conference call will be simultaneously webcast at www.bankfinancial.com , on the "Stockholder Information" page. For those unable to participate in the conference call, the webcast will be archived through 5:00 p.m. Chicago Time, October 15, 2010 on our website. Supplemental transaction and financial information referenced in the conference call will also be available today on our website, www.bankfinancial.com , on the "Stockholder Information" page and through the EDGAR database on the SEC's website, www.sec.gov.BankFinancial Corporation is the holding company for BankFinancial, F.S.B., a full-service, community-oriented bank providing financial services to individuals, families and businesses through 18 full-service banking offices, located in Cook, DuPage, Lake and Will counties, Illinois. At June 30, 2010, BankFinancial Corporation had total assets of $1.566 billion, total loans of $1.124 billion, total deposits of $1.253 billion and stockholders' equity of $259 million. BankFinancial Corporation's common stock trades on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol BFIN.
CONTACT: BankFinancial Corporation Shareholder, Analyst and Investor Inquiries: Elizabeth A. Doolan, Senior Vice President - Controller 630-242-7151 BankFinancial, F.S.B. Media Inquiries: Gregg Adams, Executive Vice President - Marketing & Sales 630-242-7234