Astoria Financial Corp. said Thursday that it has completed its acquisition of Long Island Bancorp

George L. Engelke Jr., chairman, president and chief executive officer, said the addition of Long Island Bancorp's 35 branches makes Astoria the second-largest institution on Long Island in deposits, with about $10 billion.

Together the companies originated $2.5 billion of mortgages in the first half, Mr. Engelke said.

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