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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On March 23, 2023, Logan Ridge Finance Corporation (the “Company”) issued a press release. A copy of the press release is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1.
The information disclosed under this Item 7.01, including Exhibit 99.1 hereto, is being furnished and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and shall not be deemed incorporated by reference into any filing made under the Securities Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing. The furnishing of this information pursuant to Item 7.01 shall not be deemed an admission by the Company as to the materiality of such information.
Item 9.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
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|99.1||Press Release, dated March 23, 2023|
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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.
|Date: March 23, 2023||By:|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|
Logan Ridge Finance Corporation Announces Share Repurchase Program Under a New 10b5-1 Stock Trading Plan
March 23, 2023
NEW YORK, March 23, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) Logan Ridge Finance Corporation (Nasdaq: LRFC) (the Company) today announced that it has entered into a new Rule 10b5-1 stock trading plan to facilitate the repurchase of its common stock in accordance with its recently authorized share repurchase program, effective March 22, 2023.
Repurchases may be made in the open market at prevailing market prices from time to time as market conditions warrant. All repurchases will be implemented in accordance with the applicable requirements of Rules 10b5-1 and 10b-18 under the U.S. Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
An independent U.S. broker-dealer is acting as the Companys agent to purchase its shares on pre-arranged terms pursuant to the Rule 10b5-1 stock trading plan.
Under the share repurchase program, authorized by the Companys Board of Directors on March 6, 2023, the Company may repurchase up to an aggregate of $5.0 million of its shares of common stock in the open market until March 31, 2024, a portion of which may be purchased pursuant to the above-described new Rule 10b5-1 stock trading plan.
About Logan Ridge Finance Corporation
Logan Ridge Finance Corporation (Nasdaq: LRFC) is a business development company that invests primarily in first lien loans, and, to a lesser extent, second lien loans and equity securities issued by lower middle market companies. The Company invests in performing, well-established middle market businesses that operate across a wide range of industries. It employs fundamental credit analysis, targeting investments in businesses with relatively low levels of cyclicality and operating risk. For more information, visit loganridgefinance.com.
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