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): February 25, 2021
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 February 25, 2021, the Registrant issued a press release announcing declaration of a cash dividend for the second 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 February 25, 2021|
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: February 25, 2021||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., FEBRUARY 25, 2021 - Meta Financial Group, Inc.® (Nasdaq: CASH) (the “Company”) announced that the Company will pay a cash dividend of $0.05 per share for the second fiscal quarter of 2021. This dividend will be payable on April 1, 2021 to shareholders of record as of March 10, 2021.
At December 31, 2020, the Company had total assets of $7.26 billion and shareholders’ equity of $813.2 million.
This press release and other important information about the Company are available at metafinancialgroup.com.
About Meta Financial Group, Inc.®
Meta Financial Group, Inc.® (Nasdaq: CASH) is a South Dakota-based financial holding company. Meta Financial Group’s subsidiary, MetaBank®, N.A., is a financial enablement company that works to increase financial availability, choice, and opportunity for all. MetaBank strives to remove barriers that traditional institutions put in the way of financial access, and promote economic mobility by providing responsible, secure, high quality financial products that contribute to individuals and communities at the core of the real economy. Additional information can be found by visiting www.metafinancialgroup.com or www.metabank.com.
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|Brittany Kelley Elsasser|