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American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (May 28th, 2009)

Bloomfield, New Jersey – May 27, 2009 – American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) (“American” or the “Company”), the holding company for American Bank of New Jersey, today announced results of elections made by stockholders of the Company as to the form and allocation of merger consideration to be received in exchange for their shares of American common stock resulting from the merger of the Company with and into Investors Bancorp, Inc. (“Investors”).  American’s shareholders approved the merger with Investors at the Company’s annual meeting held on May 19, 2009.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (May 20th, 2009)

Bloomfield, New Jersey – May 19, 2009 – American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) (“American” or the “Company”), the holding company for American Bank of New Jersey (the “Bank”), held the Company’s annual meeting of stockholders on May 19, 2009.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (May 1st, 2009)

Bloomfield, New Jersey – April 30, 2009 – American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) (“American” or the “Company”), the holding company for American Bank of New Jersey (the “Bank”), announced today a net loss of $573,000 for the quarter ended March 31, 2009.  By comparison, the Company reported a net loss of $13,000 for the quarter ended March 31, 2008.  The increase in the net loss for the more recent comparative period was primarily attributable to increases in the provision for loan losses.  Both basic and diluted earnings per share for the quarter ended March 31, 2009 were ($0.06).  By comparison, for the quarter ended March 31, 2008, both basic and diluted earnings per share were $0.00.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – FIRST AMENDMENT TO MERGER AGREEMENT (March 17th, 2009)

THIS FIRST AMENDMENT TO MERGER AGREEMENT (this “Amendment”), dated as of March 9, 2009, is by and between Investors Bancorp, Inc., a Delaware corporation (“Investors”), and American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc., a New Jersey corporation (“ABNJ”), and amends the Merger Agreement (the “Merger Agreement”), dated as of December 14, 2008, by and between Investors and ABNJ, pursuant to which ABNJ is to merge with and into Investors (the “Merger”).  Capitalized terms used herein and not otherwise defined herein shall have the meanings given to them in the Merger Agreement.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE Contact: Fred G. Kowal President and Chief Operating Officer (973) 748-3600 American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. American Bank of New Jersey 365 Broad Street Bloomfield, NJ 07003-2798 NASDAQ Global Market "ABNJ" For Immediate Release --------------------- February 20, 2009 AMERICAN BANCORP OF NEW JERSEY, INC. ANNOUNCES QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND Bloomfield, New Jersey - February 20, 2009 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) (the Company), holding company of American Bank of New Jersey (the Bank), announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly c (February 20th, 2009)
American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (February 5th, 2009)
American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – AGREEMENT AND PLAN OF MERGER BY AND BETWEEN INVESTORS BANCORP, INC. AND AMERICAN BANCORP OF NEW JERSEY, INC. (December 16th, 2008)

This AGREEMENT AND PLAN OF MERGER (this “Agreement”) is dated as of December 14, 2008, by and between Investors Bancorp, Inc., a Delaware corporation (“Investors”), and American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc., a New Jersey corporation (“ABNJ”).

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (November 19th, 2008)
American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (October 24th, 2008)

Bloomfield, New Jersey – October 23, 2008 – American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) (“American” or the “Company”), the holding company for American Bank of New Jersey (the “Bank”), announced today that it had net income of $1.2 million for the year ended September 30, 2008.  By comparison, net income for the year ended September 30, 2007 was $557,000.  Basic and diluted earnings per share for the year ended September 30, 2008 were $0.12 and $0.12, respectively.  By comparison, for the year ended September 30, 2007, basic and diluted earnings per share were $0.05 and $0.05, respectively.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE Contact: Fred G. Kowal President and Chief Operating Officer (973) 748-3600 American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. American Bank of New Jersey 365 Broad Street Bloomfield, NJ 07003-2798 NASDAQ Global Market "ABNJ" For Immediate Release --------------------- August 20, 2008 AMERICAN BANCORP OF NEW JERSEY, INC. ANNOUNCES CASH DIVIDEND AND INITIATION OF NEW STOCK REPURCHASE PROGRAM Bloomfield, New Jersey - August 20, 2008 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) (the Company), holding company of American Bank of New Jersey (the Bank), announced today that its Board of Dir (August 22nd, 2008)
American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE Contact: Fred G. Kowal President and Chief Operating Officer (973) 748-3600 American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. American Bank of New Jersey 365 Broad Street Bloomfield, NJ 07003-2798 NASDAQ Global Market "ABNJ" For Immediate Release --------------------- July 25, 2008 AMERICAN BANCORP OF NEW JERSEY, INC. ANNOUNCES THIRD QUARTER 2008 EARNINGS Bloomfield, New Jersey - July 25, 2008 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) ("American" or the "Company"), the holding company for American Bank of New Jersey (the "Bank"), announced today net income of $431,000 for the quar (July 25th, 2008)

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American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (May 21st, 2008)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - May 21, 2008 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) (the Company), holding company of American Bank of New Jersey (the Bank), announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.05 per share to stockholders of record as of June 11, 2008 payable on or about June 25, 2008. The quarterly cash dividend of $0.05 per share represents an increase of $0.01 per share from the $0.04 cash dividend paid to shareholders during prior quarters.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (April 25th, 2008)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - April 24, 2008 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) ("American") announced today a loss of $13,000 for the quarter ended March 31, 2008. By comparison, net income for the quarter ended March 31, 2007 was $150,000. Both basic and diluted earnings per share for the quarter ended March 31, 2008 were $0.00. By comparison, for the quarter ended March 31, 2007, both basic and diluted earnings per share were $0.01.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (February 28th, 2008)
American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (January 31st, 2008)
American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (January 7th, 2008)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - January 3, 2008 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) (the Company), holding company of American Bank of New Jersey (the Bank), announced the completion of its stock repurchase program announced on August 29, 2007. The Company also concurrently announced the initiation of a new program to repurchase up to an additional 5% of its outstanding shares in the open market or in privately negotiated transactions. These shares will be purchased from time to time depending upon market conditions.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – AMENDED AND RESTATED BYLAWS OF AMERICAN BANCORP OF NEW JERSEY, INC. (Effective November 26, 2007) (December 10th, 2007)

The home office of American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (the "Corporation") shall be located in Bloomfield, New Jersey. The Corporation may also have offices at such other places within or outside of the State of New Jersey as the board of directors shall from time to time determine.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (November 28th, 2007)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - November 27, 2007 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) (the Company), holding company of American Bank of New Jersey (the Bank), announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.04 per share to stockholders of record as of December 7, 2007 payable on or about December 21, 2007.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (November 5th, 2007)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - November 2, 2007 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) ("American") announced today earnings of $557,000 for the year ended September 30, 2007. By comparison, net income for the year ended September 30, 2006 was $2,133,000. Basic and diluted earnings per share for the year ended September 30, 2007 were $0.05 and $0.05, respectively. By comparison, for the year ended September 30, 2006, basic and diluted earnings per share were $0.16 and $0.16, respectively. American Bancorp of New Jersey is the holding company of American Bank of New Jersey (the "Bank").

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (August 30th, 2007)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - August 29, 2007 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) (the Company), holding company of American Bank of New Jersey (the Bank), announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.04 per share to stockholders of record as of September 7, 2007 payable on or about September 21, 2007.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (August 22nd, 2007)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - August 21, 2007 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) ("American") announced today that Stanley Obal, 85, a director of the Company and its subsidiary bank, American Bank of New Jersey for 26 years, retired effective today.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – AMENDED BYLAWS OF AMERICAN BANCORP OF NEW JERSEY, INC. (August 22nd, 2007)

The home office of American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (the "Corporation") shall be located in Bloomfield, New Jersey. The Corporation may also have offices at such other places within or outside of the State of New Jersey as the board of directors shall from time to time determine.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (July 26th, 2007)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - July 20, 2007 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) ("American") announced today earnings of $150,000 for the quarter ended June 30, 2007. By comparison, net income for the quarter ended June 30, 2006 was $464,000. Basic and diluted earnings per share for the quarter ended June 30, 2007 were $0.01 and $0.01, respectively. By comparison, for the quarter ended June 30, 2006, basic and diluted earnings per share were $0.04 and $0.04, respectively.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (May 24th, 2007)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - May 23, 2007 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) (the Company), holding company of American Bank of New Jersey (the Bank), announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.04 per share to stockholders of record as of June 8, 2007 payable on or about June 22, 2007.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (May 24th, 2007)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - May 23, 2007 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) ("American") announced the opening of American Bank of New Jersey's newest full service branch located at 211 Harrison Street in Nutley, New Jersey.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (April 27th, 2007)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - April 26, 2007 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) ("American") announced today earnings of $150,000 for the quarter ended March 31, 2007. By comparison, net income for the quarter ended March 31, 2006 was $688,000. Basic and diluted earnings per share for the quarter ended March 31, 2007 were $0.01 and $0.01, respectively. By comparison, for the quarter ended March 31, 2006, basic and diluted earnings per share were $0.05 and $0.05, respectively.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (April 9th, 2007)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - April 9, 2007 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) ("American") announced the planned opening of American Bank of New Jersey's newest full service branch located at 211 Harrison Street in Nutley, New Jersey.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (March 29th, 2007)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - March 28, 2007 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) (the "Company"), the holding company of American Bank of New Jersey (the "Bank"), announced the completion of its repurchase of 1,416,322 shares of common stock in accordance with the Company's 10% stock repurchase plan announced on October 19, 2006.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (March 1st, 2007)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - February 28, 2007 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) (the "Company"), the holding company of American Bank of New Jersey (the "Bank"), announced the results of its annual meeting of shareholders held on February 27, 2007.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (January 29th, 2007)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - January 26, 2007 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) ("American") announced today earnings of $329,000 for the quarter ended December 31, 2006. By comparison, net income for the quarter ended December 31, 2005 was $663,000. Basic and diluted earnings per share for the quarter ended December 31, 2006 were $0.03 and $0.03, respectively. By comparison, for the quarter ended December 31, 2005, basic and diluted earnings per share were $0.05 and $0.05, respectively.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (December 6th, 2006)
American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (December 5th, 2006)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - December 4, 2006 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) ("American") announced the grand opening of American Bank of New Jersey's newest full service branch located at 725 Bloomfield Avenue in Verona, New Jersey. The event was held on Saturday, December 2, 2006 and represents the third full service branch office for the Bank all of which are located in Essex County, New Jersey.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (November 15th, 2006)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - November 14, 2006 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) ("American") announced today earnings of $2,133,000 for the year ended September 30, 2006. By comparison, net income for the year ended September 30, 2005 was $2,043,000. Basic and diluted earnings per share for the year ended September 30, 2006 were $0.16 and $0.16, respectively. By comparison, for the year ended September 30, 2005, basic and diluted earnings per share were $0.15 and $0.15, respectively after adjusting for the exchange of shares relating to the Company's recent second-step conversion.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (October 19th, 2006)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - October 19, 2006 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) (the Company), holding company of American Bank of New Jersey (the Bank), announced its intention today to repurchase up to 10% of its outstanding shares in the open market or in privately negotiated transactions. These shares will be purchased from time to time over a twelve-month period depending upon market conditions.

American Bancorp of New Jersey Inc – PRESS RELEASE (September 7th, 2006)

Bloomfield, New Jersey - September 6, 2006 - American Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABNJ) (the Company), holding company of American Bank of New Jersey (the Bank), announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.04 per share to stockholders of record as of September 18, 2006 payable on or about September 26, 2006.