Newtek Business Services 8-K 2012
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
January 3, 2012 (January 3, 2012)
Date of Report (date of Earliest Event Reported)
212 West 35th Street, Second Floor, New York, NY 10001
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)
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Statements in this Current Report on Form 8-K (including the exhibits), including statements regarding Newtek Business Services, Inc.s (Newtek or the Company) beliefs, expectations, intentions or strategies for the future, may be "forward-looking statements" under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All forward-looking statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from the plans, intentions and expectations reflected in or suggested by the forward-looking statements. Such risks and uncertainties include, among others, intensified competition, operating problems and their impact on revenues and profit margins, anticipated future business strategies and financial performance, anticipated future number of customers, business prospects, legislative developments and similar matters. Risk factors, cautionary statements and other conditions which could cause Newteks actual results to differ from management's current expectations are contained in Newteks filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Newtek undertakes no obligation to update any forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances that may arise after the date of this filing.
As previously reported on the Current Report on Form 8-K filed by Newtek Business Services, Inc. (the Company) on November 17, 2011, the Company was authorized to buy back up to 1,000,000 of its common shares on the open market. On January 3, 2012, the Company announced that during December 2011 the Company purchased a total of 13,422 of its common shares under the plan at an average price per share of $1.18.
The information in this report shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement pursuant to the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
In accordance with the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.