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): July 27, 2021
WESTWOOD HOLDINGS GROUP, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
200 Crescent Court, Suite 1200
Dallas, Texas 75201
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
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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||WHG||New York Stock Exchange|
Indicate by checkmark 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 2.02: RESULTS OF OPERATIONS AND FINANCIAL CONDITION
On July 27, 2021, Westwood Holdings Group, Inc. (“Westwood”) announced its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2021, a copy of which is furnished with this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.1.
The information in this Current Report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the “Exchange Act”), as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section, nor shall it be incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as otherwise expressly stated in such filing.
ITEM 7.01: REGULATION FD DISCLOSURE
Westwood announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the payment of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per common share, payable on October 1, 2021 to stockholders of record on September 3, 2021.
Westwood announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the payment of a special cash dividend of $2.50 per common share, payable on August 20, 2021 to stockholders of record on August 6, 2021.
ITEM 9.01: FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS
(d) Exhibits: The following exhibit is furnished with this report:
Exhibit Number Description
104 Cover Page Interactive Date File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document)
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: July 27, 2021
|WESTWOOD HOLDINGS GROUP, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Murray Forbes III|
|Murray Forbes III|
|Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer|