BURR RIDGE, Ill., Nov. 1, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BankFinancial Corporation (Nasdaq:BFIN) ("BankFinancial") announced that it filed its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended September 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 net income of $737,000, or $0.04 per common share, for the three months ended September 30, 2010 compared to $1.4 million, or $0.07 per common share, for the three months ended September 30, 2009. Net income for the nine months ended September 30, 2010 was $1.2 million, or $0.06 per common share, compared to $858,000, or $0.04 per common share for the nine months ended September 30, 2009.

At September 30, 2010, BankFinancial had total assets of $1.570 billion, total loans of $1.099 billion, total deposits of $1.261 billion and stockholders' equity of $260 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 third quarter 2010 results in a conference call and webcast for stockholders and analysts on Tuesday, November 2, 2010 at 9:30 a.m. Chicago Time. The conference call may be accessed by calling (888) 396-2386 and using participant passcode 75534673. 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 November 16, 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's common stock trades on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol BFIN.