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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) December 15, 2020

C&F FINANCIAL CORPORATION

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

Virginia

000-23423

54-1680165

(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation)

(Commission
File Number)

(IRS Employer
Identification No.)

3600 La Grange Parkway, Toano, Virginia

23168

(Address of principal executive offices)

(Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (804) 843-2360

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

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:

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

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

    Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

    Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

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, $1.00 par value per share

CFFI

The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

Emer

Emerging growth company

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.

Item 5.03Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year

At its meeting on December 15, 2020, the Board of Directors of the Corporation approved an amendment to the Corporation’s Amended and Restated Bylaws. Prior to this amendment, Article IV, Section 1 of the Amended and Restated Bylaws provided that the Board of Directors was responsible for appointing officers of the Corporation. As amended, Article IV, Section 1 provides that the Chief Executive Officer may appoint officers below the rank of Senior Vice President.

A copy of the Corporation’s Amended and Restated Bylaws (as adopted December 15, 2020) is attached hereto as Exhibit 3.1.

Item 9.01Financial Statements and Exhibits

(d)Exhibits

3.1 Amended and Restated Bylaws of C&F Financial Corporation (as adopted December 15, 2020)

104 Cover Page Interactive Data File (formatted as inline XBRL and contained in

Exhibit 101)

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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.

    

C&F FINANCIAL CORPORATION

(Registrant)

Date:

 December 17, 2020

By:

/s/ Jason E. Long

Jason E. Long

Chief Financial Officer and Secretary

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