UNITED STATES
 SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
 WASHINGTON, DC 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): April 23, 2021

Reliant Bancorp, Inc.
 (Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)



Tennessee
 
001-37391
 
37-1641316
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
 
(Commission File Number)
 
(IRS Employer Identification No.

 
 
 
1736 Carothers Parkway, Suite 100
Brentwood, Tennessee
 
37027
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
 
(Zip Code)

(615) 221-2020
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
 
Not Applicable
(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 on which registered
Common Stock, $1.00 par value per share
RBNC
NASDAQ


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 April 23, 2021, the Board of Directors of Reliant Bancorp, Inc. (the “Company”) declared a $0.12 per share cash dividend. The dividend is payable on May 20, 2021, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 10, 2021. A copy of the Company’s press release announcing this quarterly cash dividend is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8‑K and is incorporated herein by reference.

In accordance with General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information furnished herein, including Exhibit 99.1 attached hereto, is deemed to be “furnished” and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall such information or exhibit be deemed incorporated by reference into any filing or document under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as may be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing or document.

Item 9.01   Financial Statements and Exhibits.


(d)       Exhibits.
   
     
Exhibit Number
 
Description
     
 
104
 
Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).



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.

  RELIANT BANCORP, INC.  
     
     
Date: April 23, 2021
/s/ DeVan Ard, Jr.  
  DeVan Ard, Jr.  
  Chairman and Chief Executive Officer