Recent Securities Litigations

Hanmi Financial Corporation Common Stock (NASDAQ: HAFC)

Company Name:Hanmi Financial Corporation Common Stock
Stock Symbol:NASDAQ: HAFC
Class Period Start:05/10/2019
Class Period End (inclusive):05/11/2020

According to the Complaint, Hanmi Financial Corporation is a bank holding company whose subsidiary is Hanmi Bank (the “Bank”). Its primary operations are related to traditional banking activities, including the acceptance of deposits and the lending and investing of money through the operation of the Bank.

The Complaint alleges that Defendants throughout the Class Period made false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that: (1) the specified $40.7 million troubled loan would necessitate further and future specific provisions for the Company – in the millions; (2) the specified $40.7 million troubled loan would necessitate the Company to appraise and take personal property securing a portion of the amount of the loan; and (3) as a result, Defendants’ statements about its business, operations, and prospects, were materially false and misleading and/or lacked a reasonable basis at all relevant times.