SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
CURRENT REPORT Pursuant
to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported)
November 15, 2012
First Security Group, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
531 Broad Street, Chattanooga, Tennessee
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition
A copy of First Security's press release summarizing its financial results for the third quarter of 2012 is attached as Exhibit 99.1. The publication date of the press release is November 15, 2012.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Release dated November 15, 2012. 1
1 The information provided in the attached press release shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section.
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 thereunto duly authorized.
FIRST SECURITY GROUP, INC.
Dated: November 15, 2012
/s/ John R. Haddock
John R. Haddock
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Release dated November 15, 2012.