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): October 29, 2020
WEST BANCORPORATION, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)|
1601 22nd Street, West Des Moines, Iowa 50266
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: 515-222-2300
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Securities registered or to be 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, no par value||WTBA||The Nasdaq Global Select Market|
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On October 29, 2020, West Bancorporation, Inc. issued a press release announcing its third quarter earnings results for the period ended September 30, 2020, and the declaration of a quarterly dividend. The press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.
|West Bancorporation, Inc.|
|October 29, 2020||By:||/s/ Douglas R. Gulling|
|Name: Douglas R. Gulling|
|Title: Executive Vice President, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer|