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): November 19, 2020
META FINANCIAL GROUP, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
5501 South Broadband Lane, Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57108
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (605) 782-1767
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, $.01 par value||CASH||The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On November 19, 2020, the Registrant issued a press release announcing declaration of a cash dividend for the first quarter of its fiscal year 2021. A copy of the press release is attached here to as Exhibit 99.1 as incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|Exhibit Number||Description of Exhibit|
|Registrant's Press Release dated November 19, 2020|
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 hereunto duly authorized.
META FINANCIAL GROUP, INC.
|Date: November 19, 2020||By:||/s/ Glen W. Herrick |
|Glen W. Herrick|
|Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|
Meta Financial Group, Inc.® Declares Cash Dividend
Sioux Falls, S.D., November 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - Meta Financial Group, Inc.® (Nasdaq: CASH) (the “Company”) announced that the Company will pay a cash dividend of $0.05 per share for the first fiscal quarter of 2021. This dividend will be payable on January 4, 2021 to shareholders of record as of December 10, 2020.
At September 30, 2020, the Company had total assets of $6.09 billion and shareholders’ equity of $847.3 million.
This press release and other important information about the Company are available at metafinancialgroup.com.
About Meta Financial Group
Meta Financial Group, Inc.® (Nasdaq: CASH) is a South Dakota-based financial holding company. Meta Financial Group’s banking subsidiary, MetaBank®, N.A., (“Meta”), is a leader in providing innovative financial solutions to consumers and businesses in under-served niche markets and believes in financial inclusion for all. Meta’s commercial lending division works with high-value niche industries, rapid-growth companies and technology adopters to grow their businesses and build more profitable customer relationships nationwide. Meta is one of the largest issuers of prepaid cards in the U.S., having issued more than a billion cards in partnership with banks, program managers, payments providers and other businesses, and offers a total payments services solution that includes ACH origination, wire transfers, and more. For more information, visit the Meta Financial Group website.
|Brittany Kelley Elsasser|
Director of Investor Relations