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State Bank Corp.
State Bank Corp to Pay a Cash Dividend Over 14 Consecutive Years
LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz., March 27, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- State Bank Corp. (OTCBB:SBAZ), the holding company for Mohave State Bank, declared a cash dividend. The Board of Directors of State Bank Corp., at their regular meeting of March 27, 2008, declared the payment of a cash dividend of ten cents per share to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 10, 2008. The dividend is payable on April 17, 2008.
Rocketinfo Launches New Version of News Search Engine
SEATTLE, March 27, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- ROCKETinfo, Inc. (OTCBB:RKTI), a pioneer in news monitoring, analysis and search technology, today announced the release of a new version of its flagship online news search engine and portal, Rocketnews.com. Rocketinfo addresses the core challenge in the news search business: relevant news, provided in a timely manner. The just-launched Rocketnews.com aims to set a new standard amongst Internet news providers by answering the question: In this era of too much news, how do you find exactly what you need?
BankFinancial Corporation Extends and Expands Share Repurchase Program
BURR RIDGE, Ill., March 27, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- BankFinancial Corporation (Nasdaq:BFIN) announced today that its Board of Directors has extended the expiration date of the Company's current share repurchase authorization from March 31, 2008 until November 15, 2008, and has increased by 201,639 shares the number of shares that can be repurchased in accordance with the authorization. The increase represents approximately 1% of the Company's issued and outstanding shares of common stock as of March 26, 2008. As of March 26, 2008, the Company had repurchased 3,307,023 shares of its common stock out of the 3,605,384 shares that had been previously authorized for repurchase. As a result of these actions, the Company is currently authorized to repurchase 500,000 shares of common stock.