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):
March 3, 2021
Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation
(EXACT NAME OF REGISTRANT AS SPECIFIED IN ITS CHARTER)
(STATE OF INCORPORATION)
|(COMMISSION FILE NUMBER)||(IRS EMPLOYER ID. NUMBER)|
|385 East Colorado Boulevard||91101|
|(ADDRESS OF PRINCIPAL EXECUTIVE OFFICES)|
(REGISTRANT’S TELEPHONE NUMBER, INCLUDING AREA CODE)
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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in 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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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, $0.01 par value||WMC||New York Stock Exchange|
Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On March 3, 2021, Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its financial results for the fiscal quarter and year ended December 31, 2020. The text of the press release is furnished as exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K.
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure
On March 4, 2021, the Company will be holding its quarterly conference call in which it will discuss its financial results. The presentation for such call is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.2 to this Form 8-K.
Pursuant to the rules and regulations of the Securities and Exchange Commission, Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2 and the information set forth therein and herein are being furnished and shall not be deemed to be filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), nor shall they be deemed to be incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
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.
|WESTERN ASSET MORTGAGE CAPITAL CORPORATION|
|By:||/s/ Lisa Meyer|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer|
Date: March 3, 2021