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First Savings Financial Group, Inc.
First Savings Financial Group, Inc. Names Anthony A. Schoen, CPA as Chief Financial Officer
CLARKSVILLE, Ind., Jan. 23, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Savings Financial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:FSFG) (the "Company"), the holding company for First Savings Bank, F.S.B. (the "Bank"), today announced that the Company's and Bank's Boards of Directors have appointed Anthony A. Schoen, CPA as the Company's and Bank's Chief Financial Officer, effective January 21, 2009.
OptimumBank Holdings, Inc.
OptimumBank Holdings Declines TARP Capital Purchase Program Funds
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 23, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- OptimumBank Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:OPHC) Board of Directors met today and decided not to accept funds under the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) Capital Purchase Program. The Company originally received preliminary approval from the United States Department of the Treasury on December 18, 2008 to receive TARP funds in the amount of approximately $4.6 million. Chairman of the Board, Albert J. Finch said, "After careful consideration of all factors associated with receipt of TARP funds and the fact that the Company has capital well in excess of that required to be considered well-capitalized under banking regulations, we have decided to decline the TARP money."
Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc.
Heidrick & Struggles Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
CHICAGO, Jan. 23, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. (Nasdaq:HSII), the world's premier executive search and leadership consulting firm, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.13 per share. The dividend is payable on February 20, 2009 to shareholders of record at the close of business on February 6, 2009.