|EX-99.1 - PRESS RELEASE DATED DECEMBER 13, 2012 - ASTA FUNDING INC||d455105dex991.htm|
|EX-99.2 - CONFERENCE CALL TRANSCRIPT DATED DECEMBER 13, 2012 - ASTA FUNDING INC||d455105dex992.htm|
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): December 13, 2012
ASTA FUNDING, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|210 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey||07632|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: 201-567-5648
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On December 13, 2012, Asta Funding, Inc. issued a press release announcing its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended September 30, 2012. A copy of the press release, including financial information released as a part thereof, is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K. The attached press release includes a correction to an inadvertent typographical error as noted in the attached release. A conference call discussing the financial results was held both on December 13, 2012. A copy of the conference call transcript is being furnished as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The information in this Item 2.02 of the Current Report, including Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, are being furnished and shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section. The information in this Item 2.02 of this Current Report shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document pursuant to the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act.
Item 9.01 Exhibits
(d) Exhibits. The following exhibits are furnished with this Current Report on Form 8-K:
|99.1||Press Release dated December 13, 2012, announcing financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended September 30, 2012.|
|99.2||Conference Call Transcript dated December 13, 2012.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
|ASTA FUNDING, INC.|
|Date: December 19, 2012||By:|
|Robert J. Michel|
|Chief Financial Officer|