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) February 24, 2022
TFS FINANCIAL CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|United States of America|| ||001-33390|| ||52-2054948|
|(State or other jurisdiction|
| ||(IRS Employer|
|7007 Broadway Ave.,||Cleveland,||Ohio||44105|
|(Address of principle executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant's telephone number, including area code (216) 441-6000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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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 in which registered|
|Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share||TFSL||The NASDAQ Stock Market, LLC|
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Item 8.01 Other Events
On February 24, 2022, the Board of Directors of TFS Financial Corporation (the “Company”) declared a cash dividend of $0.2825 per share of common stock. The dividend is payable on March 22, 2022 to shareholders of record as of March 8, 2022. A press release announcing the details of the dividend declaration is attached as exhibit 99.1.
Third Federal Savings and Loan Association of Cleveland, MHC (the “MHC”), the mutual holding company of the Company and owner of 227,119,132 shares, or 80.9% of the Company’s common stock outstanding, has waived its right to receive the dividend on its shares.
On July 13, 2021, the MHC received the approval of its members (depositors and certain loan customers of the Association) with respect to the waiver of dividends, and subsequently received the non-objection of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, to waive receipt of dividends on the Company’s common stock the MHC owns up to an aggregate amount of $1.13 per share during the four quarters ending June 30, 2022. The MHC previously waived the receipt of dividends paid by the Company in an aggregate amount of $0.2825 per share for the quarter ending September 30, 2021 and December 31, 2021.
The information contained herein and in the accompanying exhibit shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing of the Company, whether made before or after the date hereof. The information in this report, including the exhibit hereto, shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section or Sections 11 and 12(a) (2) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
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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.
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TFS FINANCIAL CORPORATION
|Date: February 24, 2022||By:||/s/ Timothy W. Mulhern|| |
| || ||Timothy W. Mulhern|| |
| || ||Chief Financial Officer || |