Wilshire Bancorp 8-K 2010
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):
February 26, 2010
WILSHIRE BANCORP, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
3200 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles,
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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ITEM 8.01. OTHER EVENTS
On February 26, 2010, Wilshire Bancorp, Inc. issued a press release announcing that its Board of Directors approved a cash dividend of $0.05 per common share, payable on April 15, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 31, 2010. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1.
ITEM 9.01 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS
Exhibit 99.1 Press release dated February 26, 2010, issued by Wilshire Bancorp, Inc.
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.