SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): December 11, 2012
Citizens Republic Bancorp, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Registrants 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:
On December 11, 2012, the Company issued a press release announcing that it will pay the deferred payments and resume interest payments on its outstanding junior subordinated debentures relating to its two trust preferred securities. On December 18, 2012, the Company issued a release correcting the prior release and noting that payment on its 7.50% junior subordinated debentures due September 2066 and related trust preferred securities would be delayed until March 2013.
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: December 18, 2012
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