SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
February 26, 2021
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
Truist Financial Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
214 North Tryon Street
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, $5 par value||TFC||New York Stock Exchange|
|Depositary Shares each representing 1/1,000th interest in a share of Series F Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock||TFC.PF||New York Stock Exchange|
|Depositary Shares each representing 1/1,000th interest in a share of Series G Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock||TFC.PG||New York Stock Exchange|
|Depositary Shares each representing 1/1,000th interest in a share of Series H Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock||TFC.PH||New York Stock Exchange|
|Depositary Shares each representing 1/4,000th interest in a share of Series I Perpetual Preferred Stock||TFC.PI||New York Stock Exchange|
|5.853% Fixed-to-Floating Rate Normal Preferred Purchase Securities each representing 1/100th interest in a share of Series J Perpetual Preferred Stock||TFC.PJ||New York Stock Exchange|
|Depositary Shares each representing 1/1,000th interest in a share of Series O Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock||TFC.PO||New York Stock Exchange|
|Depositary Shares each representing 1/1,000th interest in a share of Series R Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock||TFC.PR||New York Stock Exchange|
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 Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On February 26, 2021, SunTrust Real Estate Investment Corporation, an indirect subsidiary of Truist Bank, announced it will redeem all 1,000 outstanding shares of its Series B Non-Cumulative Exchangeable Preferred Stock (CUSIP 86788X203) on the redemption date of March 31, 2021. Regular dividends on the outstanding shares of the preferred stock, for the full current semiannual dividend period, will be paid separately on March 31, 2021 to holders of record on March 15, 2021. On and after the redemption date, all dividends on the shares of preferred stock called for redemption will cease to accrue.
A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 hereto and incorporated by reference into this Item 7.01.
ITEM 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|Exhibit No.||Description of Exhibit|
|Press release dated February 26, 2021.|
|104||The cover page from this Current Report on Form 8-K, formatted in Inline XBRL.|
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.
TRUIST FINANCIAL CORPORATION
|By:||/s/ Cynthia B. Powell|
|Cynthia B. Powell|
|Executive Vice President and Corporate Controller|
|(Principal Accounting Officer)|
Date: February 26, 2021