SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 25, 2019
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
Commission File Number 0-51331
(State or Other Jurisdiction (I.R.S. Employer
of Incorporation) Identification No.)
60 North Frontage Road, Burr Ridge, Illinois 60527
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (800) 894-6900
(Former name, former address and former fiscal year, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share
The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC
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Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On July 25, 2019, the Board of Directors of BankFinancial Corporation (the "Company") approved the extension of the employment period in the Company's existing employment agreements with "Named Executive Officers" (as defined by Item 402(a)(3) of Securities and Exchange Commission Regulation S-K) F. Morgan Gasior and Paul A. Cloutier to May 31, 2022. Prior to the extensions, the employment periods would have expired on May 31, 2021. The employment agreements between the Company and these individuals, including all amendments, have previously been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
On the same date, the Board of Directors of the Company’s principal subsidiary, BankFinancial, NA (the “Bank”), approved the extension of the terms of the employment period in the Bank’s existing employment agreements with "Named Executive Officers" (as defined by Item 402(a)(3) of Securities and Exchange Commission Regulation S-K) F. Morgan Gasior, Paul A. Cloutier and William J. Deutsch, Jr. to May 31, 2022. Prior to the extensions, the employment periods would have expired on May 31, 2021. The employment agreements between the Bank and these individuals, including all amendments, have previously been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
The forms of the “Extension of Term of Employment Period” that will be used to implement these actions are attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibits 10.1 and 10.2.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(a) Not Applicable.
(b) Not Applicable.
(c) Not Applicable.
Exhibit No. Description
10.1 BankFinancial Corporation Form of Extension of Term of Employment Period 10.2 BankFinancial, NA Form of Extension of Term of Employment Period
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.
July 31, 2019
/s/ F. Morgan Gasior
F. Morgan Gasior
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer