BANC Banc of California

Washington, DC 20549


Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 29, 2020

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
3 MacArthur Place,Santa Ana,California92707
(Address of principal executive offices)(Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (855) 361-2262
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

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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, par value $0.01 per share BANC New York Stock Exchange
Depositary Shares each representing a 1/40th Interest in a share of 7.375% Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series D BANC PRD New York Stock Exchange
Depositary Shares each representing a 1/40th Interest in a share of 7.00% Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series E BANC PRE New York Stock Exchange


Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On April 29, 2020, Banc of California, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing 2020 first quarter financial results.
A copy of the press release is attached to this report as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated by reference herein.

Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
The Company will host a conference call to discuss its first quarter results at 10:00 A.M. Pacific Time on Wednesday, April 29, 2020. Interested parties may attend the conference call by dialing (888) 317-6003, and referencing event code 5112344. A live audio webcast will be available through the webcast link to be posted on the Company’s Investor Relations website at, in addition to the slide presentation for investor review prior to the call. A copy of the presentation materials is attached to this report as Exhibit 99.2 and is incorporated by reference herein.

Forward-Looking Statements
This Current Report on Form 8-K includes forward-looking statements within the meaning of the “Safe Harbor” provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are necessarily subject to risk and uncertainty and actual results could differ materially from those anticipated due to various factors, including those set forth from time to time in the documents filed or furnished by Banc of California, Inc. with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In addition to those, statements about the potential effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the business, financial results and condition of Banc of California, Inc. and its subsidiaries may constitute forward-looking statements and are subject to the risk that the actual effects may differ, possibly materially, from what is reflected in those forward-looking statements due to factors and future developments that are uncertain, unpredictable and in many cases beyond the control of Banc of California, Inc., including the scope and duration of the pandemic, actions taken by governmental authorities in response to the pandemic, and the direct and indirect impact of the pandemic on Banc of California Inc. and its subsidiaries, their customers and third parties. You should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements and Banc of California, Inc. undertakes no obligation to update any such statements to reflect circumstances or events that occur after the date on which the forward-looking statement is made.

Item 9.01     Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits.
99.1Banc of California, Inc. Press Release dated April 29, 2020.

99.2Banc of California, Inc. Earnings Conference Call Presentation Materials dated April 29, 2020.

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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.


April 29, 2020/s/ Lynn M. Hopkins
 Lynn M. Hopkins
 Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer