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):
January 24, 2013
WEST COAST BANCORP
(Exact name of registrant as specified
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(SEC File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
|5335 Meadows Road, Suite 201
|Lake Oswego, Oregon
|(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including
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:
|¨||Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under
the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
|¨||Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under
the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)
|¨||Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))|
|¨||Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))|
Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On January 24, 2013, West Coast Bancorp
announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2012. A copy of the press release is furnished
as Exhibit 99.1 to this report and incorporated by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) Exhibits: The following exhibits are furnished with this
99.1 Press Release dated January 24, 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.
||WEST COAST BANCORP|
|Dated: January 29, 2013
||/s/ Anders Giltvedt|
||Executive Vice President and|
||Chief Financial Officer|