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): February 20, 2018
PERMIAN BASIN ROYALTY TRUST
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
Royalty Trust Management
2911 Turtle Creek Boulevard
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants Telephone Number, including area code: (855) 588-7839
(Former name, former address and former fiscal year, 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.):
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On February 20, 2018, Southwest Bank, the trustee of the Permian Basin Royalty Trust (the Trust), merged with Simmons Bank, an Arkansas state-chartered bank that is a subsidiary of Simmons First National Corporation. As a result of the merger and pursuant to the terms of the Trusts indenture, effective February 20, 2018, Simmons Bank became the trustee of the Trust.
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.
|PERMIAN BASIN ROYALTY TRUST|
|BY: SIMMONS BANK, TRUSTEE|
|By:||/s/ RON HOOPER|
|Senior Vice President|
Date: February 26, 2018