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Rurban Financial Corp. Announces Release Date of Fourth Quarter & Year-End 2012 Earnings

Rurban Financial Corp. Announces Release Date of Fourth Quarter & Year-End
2012 Earnings

DEFIANCE, Ohio, Jan. 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rurban Financial Corp.
(Nasdaq:RBNF) announced today that it plans to release its fourth quarter and
year-end 2012 results on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 after the market closes.

This information and other filing information can be found on the corporate
website, www.rurbanfinancial.net.

About Rurban Financial Corp.

Based in Defiance, Ohio, Rurban Financial Corp. is a financial services
holding company with two wholly-owned subsidiaries: The State Bank and Trust
Company (State Bank) and RDSI Banking Systems (RDSI). State Bank operates
through 18 banking centers in seven Northwestern Ohio counties, one banking
center in Fort Wayne, Indiana; and loan production offices in Columbus, Ohio
and Angola, Indiana. State Bank offers a full-range of financial services for
consumers and small businesses, including wealth management services, mortgage
banking, commercial and agricultural lending. RDSI provides item processing
services to community banks located primarily in the Midwest. Rurban's common
shares are listed on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol RBNF.

CONTACT: At Rurban Financial Corp.:
         Anthony V. Cosentino, CFO
         419-785-3663
         Tony.Cosentino@thebank-sbt.com