Customers Bancorp (CUBI)

Filed: 30 Jun 22, 5:46pm

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): June 29, 2022


(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Customers Bancorp, Inc.
(State or other jurisdiction of
(Commission File number)(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
701 Reading Avenue
West Reading PA 19611
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(610) 933-2000
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(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 classTrading SymbolsName of each exchange on which registered
Voting Common Stock, par value $1.00 per shareCUBINew York Stock Exchange
Fixed-to-Floating Rate Non-Cumulative Perpetual
Preferred Stock, Series E, par value $1.00 per share
CUBI/PENew York Stock Exchange
Fixed-to-Floating Rate Non-Cumulative Perpetual
Preferred Stock, Series F, par value $1.00 per share
CUBI/PFNew York Stock Exchange
5.375% Subordinated Notes due 2034CUBBNew York Stock Exchange

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Item 1.02         Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement.

On June 29, 2022, Customers Bancorp, Inc. (the “Company”) provided written notice that the Company does not intend to renew the Deposit Processing Services Agreement (the “Agreement”), dated January 4, 2021, between the Company and BM Technologies, Inc. The 180-day notice was given in accordance with the terms of the Agreement, as a result of which the Agreement will terminate effective December 31, 2022. The Agreement was previously described in Item 1.01 of the Company’s Current Report on Form 8-K, dated January 4, 2021, and filed on January 8, 2021, which description is hereby incorporated by reference.

Item 8.01         Other Events.

On June 30, 2022, one of the Company's commercial mortgage warehouse customers filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Company currently has $25 million of unsecured debt to this customer that is fully guaranteed by an affiliate of the primary shareholder of our customer that has significant net worth and liquidity. The Company expects to be repaid in full.



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.

By: /s/ Carla A. Leibold
Name: Carla A. Leibold
Title: Executive Vice President - Chief Financial Officer

Date: June 30, 2022