8-K 1 form8k-12082009.htm REPORT DATED DECEMBER 8, 2009

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: December 8, 2009

 

                 The South Financial Group, Inc.             

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

South Carolina  

0-15083  

57-0824914  

 

(State or other jurisdiction

(Commission

(IRS Employer

 

of incorporation)

File Number)

Identification Number)

 

 

102 South Main Street, Greenville, South Carolina                  29601

 

(Address of principal executive offices)

(Zip Code)

 

 

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (864) 255-7900

 

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:

 

o

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

o

Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

 

o

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR

 

240.14d-2(b))

 

o

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR

 

240.13e-4(c))

 


Item 5.02.  

Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers

 

On December 8, 2009, The South Financial Group, Inc. received the resignation of Darla D. Moore from its Board of Directors. Ms. Moore’s resignation will be effective on December 31, 2009.

 

Item 9.01.               Financial Statements and Exhibits .

 

 

Exhibit No.

Description

 

99.1

Letter of Resignation

 

 

 

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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.

 

THE SOUTH FINANCIAL GROUP, INC.

 

December 11, 2009

By:

/s/William P. Crawford, Jr.

William P. Crawford, Jr.

Executive Vice President and General Counsel

 

 

 

 

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