FSB Franklin Financial Network

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): April 29, 2020
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Tennessee 001-36895 20-8839445
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
file number)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)

722 Columbia Avenue
Franklin, Tennessee 37064
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: 615-236-2265
Not Applicable
(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, no par value per share FSB New York Stock Exchange
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 7.01.         Regulation FD Disclosure.

On April 29, 2020, the Board of Directors of Franklin Financial Network, Inc. voted to continue the Company's cash dividend of $0.06 per common share.  The dividend is payable on May 29, 2020, to shareholders of record as of May 15, 2020.  On April 29, 2020, Franklin Financial Network, Inc., issued a press release, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated by reference, announcing the dividend.

Item 9.01.         Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d)  Exhibits.

Press Release dated April 29, 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.

 Date: April 29, 2020

/s/ Christopher J. Black
  Christopher J. Black
Executive Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer