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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): November 28, 2012
REDWOOD TRUST, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other
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One Belvedere Place
Mill Valley, California 94941
(Address of principal executive offices and 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 (see General Instruction A.2. below):
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On November 28, 2012, Redwood Trust, Inc. issued a press release announcing the closing of a securitization of mezzanine loans and other subordinate debt investments sponsored by (i) Redwood Commercial Mortgage Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Redwood Trust, Inc. and (ii) certain other Redwood Trust, Inc. subsidiaries. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this current Report on Form 8-K.
The information contained in this Item 7.01 and the attached Exhibit 99.1 is furnished to and not filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|Exhibit 99.1 Press Release dated November 28, 2012|
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 thereunto duly authorized.
|Date: November 28, 2012||
REDWOOD TRUST, INC.
|By:||/s/ Andrew P. Stone|
|Name: Andrew P. Stone|
|Title: General Counsel and Secretary|
|Exhibit No.||Exhibit Title|
|99.1||Press Release dated November 28, 2012|