AGM Federal Agricultural Mortgage
Filed: 10 Nov 21, 5:25pm
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 10, 2021
FEDERAL AGRICULTURAL MORTGAGE CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Federally chartered instrumentality
of the United States
(State or Other Jurisdiction
|(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
|1999 K Street, N.W., 4th Floor,||20006|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (202) 872-7700
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading symbol||Exchange on which registered|
|Class A voting common stock||AGM.A||New York Stock Exchange|
|Class C non-voting common stock||AGM||New York Stock Exchange|
|6.000% Fixed-to-Floating Rate Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series C||AGM.PRC||New York Stock Exchange|
|5.700% Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series D||AGM.PRD||New York Stock Exchange|
|5.750% Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series E||AGM.PRE||New York Stock Exchange|
|5.250% Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series F||AGM.PRF||New York Stock Exchange|
|4.875% Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series G||AGM.PRG||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 (17 CFR §230.405) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (17 CFR §240.12b-2). Emerging growth company ☐
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ☐
Item 8.01 Other Events.
On November 10, 2021, the Board of Directors (“Board”) of the Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (“Farmer Mac”) declared a quarterly dividend on each of Farmer Mac’s three classes of common stock – Class A Voting Common Stock, Class B Voting Common Stock, and Class C Non-Voting Common Stock. The quarterly dividend of $0.88 per share of common stock will be payable on December 31, 2021 to holders of record of Farmer Mac’s common stock as of December 15, 2021.
Also on November 10, 2021, the Board declared a dividend on each of Farmer Mac’s five classes of preferred stock – 6.000% Fixed-to-Floating Rate Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series C (“Series C Preferred Stock”), 5.700% Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series D (“Series D Preferred Stock”), 5.750% Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series E (“Series E Preferred Stock”), 5.250% Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series F (“Series F Preferred Stock”), and 4.875% Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series G (“Series G Preferred Stock”). The quarterly dividend of $0.375 per share of Series C Preferred Stock, $0.35625 per share of Series D Preferred Stock, $0.359375 per share of Series E Preferred Stock, $0.328125 per share of Series F Preferred Stock, and $0.3046875 per share of Series G Preferred Stock is for the period from but not including October 17, 2021 to and including January 17, 2022. The dividend on each of the Series C Preferred Stock, Series D Preferred Stock, Series E Preferred Stock, Series F Preferred Stock, and Series G Preferred Stock will be payable on January 17, 2022, to holders of record of those classes of preferred stock, respectively, as of January 3, 2022. Each share of Series C Preferred Stock, Series D Preferred Stock, Series E Preferred Stock, Series F Preferred Stock, and Series G Preferred Stock has a par value and liquidation preference of $25.00 per share.
Information about the dividends declared by the Board on November 10, 2021 is also included in the press release attached to this report as Exhibit 99 and is incorporated by reference into this report. All references to www.farmermac.com in Exhibit 99 are inactive textual references only, and the information contained on Farmer Mac’s website is not incorporated by reference into this report.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|104||Cover Page Inline Interactive Data File - the cover page interactive data file does not appear in the Interactive Data File because its XBRL tags are embedded within the Inline XBRL document included as Exhibit 101|
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 thereunto duly authorized.
FEDERAL AGRICULTURAL MORTGAGE CORPORATION
By: /s/ Stephen P. Mullery
Name: Stephen P. Mullery
Title: Executive Vice President – General Counsel
Dated: November 10, 2021