Regency Affiliates Announces Stock Repurchase and Date of Annual Meeting

Sep 23, 2003, 01:00 ET from Regency Affiliates, Inc.

    JENSEN BEACH, Fla., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Regency Affiliates,
 Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board:   RAFI) is pleased to announce that its Board of
 Directors has authorized the repurchase of the Company's common stock in the
 aggregate amount not to exceed $1,000,000.  The shares will be repurchased
 from time to time in open market transactions or privately negotiated
 transactions at the Company's discretion, subject to market conditions and
 other factors, including imposed black-out periods during which the Company
 and its insiders are prohibited from trading the Company's common stock.
 While black-out periods typically occur near the end of a fiscal quarter in
 anticipation of the public release of quarterly earnings, the Company may
 impose a black-out period at any time without advance public notice.  Under
 the program, no shares will knowingly be purchased from the Company's officers
 or directors or from any such person's affiliates.  As of September 23, 2003,
 the Company has 3,034,509 shares of its common stock outstanding.
     Regency also announced today the date for its next annual meeting of
 stockholders is set for 9:00 a.m. on November 18, 2003 in the 11th Floor
 Conference Center in the offices of Katten Muchin Zavis Rosenman, 575 Madison
 Avenue, New York, New York. More details regarding the annual meeting will be
 included in Regency's proxy statement, which is expected to be mailed to
 stockholders in late October.
     The deadline for submitting shareholder proposals for inclusion in
 Regency's proxy statement in respect of the next annual meeting was
 September 4, 2003.  In accordance with the Regency's by-laws, for business to
 be properly brought before the next annual meeting of stockholders by a
 stockholder, the stockholder must give timely notice thereof in writing to
 Regency's Secretary not later than the close of business on October 3, 2003.
      Inquiries: Laurence S. Levy
                 Regency Affiliates, Inc. President and Chief Executive Officer
                 (212) 644-3450
 1995.  Statements in this press release may constitute "forward-looking
 statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933,
 as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as
 amended.  Any statements contained herein which are not statements of
 historical facts and that address activities, events or developments that
 Regency or its management expects, believes or anticipates will or may occur
 in the future shall be deemed to be forward-looking statements.  Forward-
 looking statements are inherently subject to risks and uncertainties, many of
 which cannot be predicted with accuracy and some of which might not be
 anticipated.  Future events, actual results of performance, financial or
 otherwise, could differ materially from those set forth in or contemplated by
 the forward-looking statements herein.  Readers are cautioned not to place
 undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the
 date hereof.  Regency undertakes no obligation to release publicly any
 revisions to these forward-looking statements that may be made to reflect
 circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of
 unanticipated events.  The inclusion of any statement in this press release
 does not constitute an admission by Regency or any other person that the
 events or circumstances described in such statement are material.

SOURCE Regency Affiliates, Inc.