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): April 30, 2020
RAND CAPITAL CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
or Other Jurisdiction
2200 Rand Building, Buffalo, NY 14203
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)(Zip Code)
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(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:
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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, $0.10 par value||RAND||Nasdaq Capital Market|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (17 CFR §230.405) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (17 CFR §240.12b-2).
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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 8.01. Other Events.
On April 30, 2020, Rand Capital Corporation (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing the results of the elections made by the Company’s shareholders for cash or shares of the Company’s common stock in connection with Company’s previously announced special dividend. This special dividend was declared on March 3, 2020 and is payable on May 11, 2020. A copy of the press release containing this information is attached as Exhibit 99.1 hereto and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|Description of Exhibit|
|99.1||Press Release, dated April 30, 2020|
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.
|RAND CAPITAL CORPORATION|
|Date: April 30, 2020|
|By:||/s/ Allen F. Grum|
|Name:||Allen F. Grum|
|Title:||President and Chief Executive Officer|