8-K 1 form8k_013019.htm FORM 8-K BCB BANCORP, INC. JANUARY 30, 2019
UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

FORM 8-K

CURRENT REPORT

PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 30, 2019

BCB BANCORP, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)


New Jersey
 
0-50275
 
26-0065262
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
 
(Commission File No.)
 
(I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)

104-110 Avenue C, Bayonne, New Jersey
 
07002
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
 
(Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (201) 823-0700

Not Applicable
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)

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Item 3.02.  Unregistered Sales of Equity Securities
 
On January 30, 2019, BCB Bancorp, Inc. (the “Company”) closed a private placement of Series G 6.0% Noncumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, resulting in gross proceeds of $5,330,000 for 533 shares. The sale represents 21% of the gross proceeds of the Company’s total issued and outstanding Noncumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock. The purchase price was $10,000 per share. The Company relied on the exemption from registration with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) provided under SEC Rule 506 of Regulation D.

Item 5.03.  Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year
 
On January 30, 2019, the Company amended its Restated Certificate of Incorporation to revise Article V to create a new Series G 6.0% Noncumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, which sets forth the number of shares to be included in such new series, and to fix the designation, powers, preferences, and rights of the shares of each such series and any qualifications, limitations or restrictions thereof. Such amendment to the Restated Certificate of Incorporation was approved by the Board of Directors of the Company on December 12, 2018. The Certificate of Amendment is attached hereto as Exhibit 3.1.
 
Item 9.01.  Financial Statements and Exhibits
 
(d)
Exhibits.
 
The following Exhibit is attached as part of this report.
 
Exhibit Number
Description
 
 
3.1
 
 
   


SIGNATURES

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.


   
BCB BANCORP, INC.
 
 
DATE: January 30, 2019
By:  
 /s/ Thomas P. Keating
   
Thomas P. Keating
   
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer