BURR RIDGE, Ill., July 26, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BankFinancial Corporation (Nasdaq:BFIN) ("BankFinancial") announced that it filed its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2010 and a Quarterly Financial and Statistical Supplement on Form 8-K with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") today.

BankFinancial reported a net loss of $288,000, or $0.01 per common share, for the three months ended June 30, 2010, compared to a net loss of $665,000, or $0.03 per common share, for the three months ended June 30, 2009. Net income for the six months ended June 30, 2010 was $428,000, or $0.02 per common share, compared to a net loss of $493,000, or $0.03 per common share for the six months ended June 30, 2009.

At June 30, 2010, BankFinancial 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.

The Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q and the Quarterly Financial and Statistical Supplement will be available today on BankFinancial's website, www.bankfinancial.com on the "Stockholder Information" page, and through the EDGAR database on the SEC's website, www.sec.gov . The Quarterly Financial and Statistical Supplement includes comparative GAAP and non-GAAP performance data and financial measures for the most recent five quarters.

BankFinancial's management will review second quarter 2010 results in a conference call and webcast for stockholders and analysts on Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at 9:30 a.m. Chicago Time. The conference call may be accessed by calling (866) 831-6243 and using participant passcode 47027386. The conference call will be simultaneously webcast at www.bankfinancial.com , on the "Stockholder Information" page. For those persons unable to participate in the conference call, the webcast will be archived through 5:00 p.m. Chicago Time on August 11, 2010 on our website.

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. BankFinancial Corporation became a publicly-traded company on June 24, 2005, and its common stock trades on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol BFIN.