WEST POINT, Ga., July 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Charter Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CHFN) today announced that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.05 per share. The dividend is payable on August 24, 2015, to stockholders of record as of August 10, 2015.

Charter Financial Corporation is a savings and loan holding company and the parent company of CharterBank, a full-service community bank and a federal savings institution. CharterBank is headquartered in West Point, Georgia, and operates branches in west-central Georgia, east-central Alabama, and the Florida Gulf Coast. CharterBank's deposits are insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. Investors may obtain additional information about Charter Financial Corporation and CharterBank on the internet at www.charterbk.com under About Us.
CONTACT: Robert L. Johnson, Chairman & CEO         Curt Kollar, CFO         706-645-1391         bjohnson@charterbank.net or         ckollar@charterbank.net                  At Dresner Corporate Services         Steve Carr         312-780-7211         scarr@dresnerco.com