SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
STILWELL JOSEPH

(Last) (First) (Middle)
111 BROADWAY, 12TH FLOOR

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10006

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
KINGSWAY FINANCIAL SERVICES INC [ KFS ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
09/19/2018
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
Form filed by One Reporting Person
X Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 162,500(1) D
Common Stock 903,066 I See footnote(2)
Common Stock 09/19/2018 P 4,100(3) A $2.9487 2,972,992 I See footnote(5)
Common Stock 09/20/2018 P 1,092(3) A $2.9618 397,236 I See footnote(4)
Common Stock 09/20/2018 P 3,908(3) A $2.9618 2,976,900 I See footnote(5)
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
STILWELL JOSEPH

(Last) (First) (Middle)
111 BROADWAY, 12TH FLOOR

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10006

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Stilwell Value LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
111 BROADWAY, 12TH FLOOR

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10006

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
STILWELL ASSOCIATES L P

(Last) (First) (Middle)
111 BROADWAY, 12TH FLOOR

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10006

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Stilwell Activist Fund, L.P.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
111 BROADWAY, 12TH FLOOR

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10006

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Stilwell Activist Investments, L.P.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
111 BROADWAY, 12TH FLOOR

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10006

(City) (State) (Zip)
Explanation of Responses:
1. These are shares owned directly by Joseph Stilwell.
2. These are shares owned directly by Stilwell Associates, L.P. ("Associates") and indirectly by Joseph Stilwell in his capacity as the managing member and owner of Stilwell Value LLC ("Value"), which is the general partner of Associates. Joseph Stilwell disclaims beneficial ownership of all shares reported as owned indirectly except to the extent of his pecuniary interest therein.
3. This Form 4 reports the following acquisitions: (a) on September 19, 2018, Stilwell Activist Investments, L.P. ("SAI") acquired 4,100 shares at $2.9487 USD per share; and (b) on September 20, 2018, Stilwell Activist Fund, L.P. ("SAF") acquired 1,092 shares at $2.9618 USD per share and SAI acquired 3,908 shares at $2.9618 USD per share.
4. These are shares owned directly by SAF and indirectly by Joseph Stilwell in his capacity as the managing member and owner of Value, which is the general partner of SAF. Joseph Stilwell disclaims beneficial ownership of all shares reported as owned indirectly except to the extent of his pecuniary interest therein.
5. These are shares owned directly by SAI and indirectly by Joseph Stilwell in his capacity as the managing member and owner of Value, which is the general partner of SAI. Joseph Stilwell disclaims beneficial ownership of all shares reported as owned indirectly except to the extent of his pecuniary interest therein.
/s/ Pilar Torres as Attorney-in-Fact for Joseph Stilwell 09/21/2018
/s/ Pilar Torres as Attorney-in-Fact for Stilwell Value LLC 09/21/2018
/s/ Pilar Torres as Attorney-in-Fact for Stilwell Associates, L.P. 09/21/2018
/s/ Pilar Torres as Attorney-in-Fact for Stilwell Activist Fund, L.P. 09/21/2018
/s/ Pilar Torres as Attorney-in-Fact for Stilwell Activist Investments, L.P. 09/21/2018
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