NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Great Ajax Corp. (NYSE: AJX) (the “Company”) today announced that the Board of Directors of the Company declared a special cash dividend related to 2021 taxable income of $0.10 per share of the Company’s common stock, which will be payable on January 25, 2022 to common stockholders of record as of January 10, 2022.
About Great Ajax Corp.
Great Ajax Corp. is a Maryland corporation that is a real estate investment trust that focuses primarily on acquiring, investing in and managing re-performing loans secured by single-family residences and commercial properties and, to a lesser extent, non-performing loans. We also originate and acquire loans secured by multi-family residential and smaller commercial mixed-use retail/residential properties and acquire multi-family retail/residential and mixed use and commercial properties. We are externally managed by Thetis Asset Management LLC. Our mortgage loans and other real estate assets are serviced by Gregory Funding LLC, an affiliated entity. We have elected to be taxed as a real estate investment trust under the Internal Revenue Code.
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