Washington, D.C. 20549


Form 8-K


Current Report

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 8, 2011


Pegasystems Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


Commission File Number:  1-11859





(State or other jurisdiction of


(IRS Employer



Identification No.)


101 Main Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)



(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)


Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)


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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure

On November 9, 2011, the Company issued a press release announcing an expansion of its current share repurchase program (the "Current Repurchase Program"). Under this expansion, the expiration date of the Current Repurchase Program has been extended from December 31, 2011 to December 31, 2012, and $15 million in repurchases of the Company's common stock between November 9, 2011 and December 31, 2012 has been approved, over and above the amounts repurchased through November 8, 2011.  This expansion is effective as of November 8, 2010.

The Company has established a pre-arranged stock repurchase plan, intended to comply with the requirements of Rule 10b5-1 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and of Rule 10b-18 of the Exchange Act (the "10b5-1 Plan"). Shares that are repurchased under the 10b5-1 Plan will be repurchased under the Current Repurchase Program.

Any actual repurchases under the Current Repurchase Program will be disclosed in the Company's annual report on Form 10-K and quarterly reports on Form 10-Q filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission for the quarterly periods ending between December 31, 2011 and December 31, 2012.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits

EX-99.1 Press Release issued by Pegasystems Inc. on November 9, 2011





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.








Pegasystems Inc.





Date: November 9, 2011



/s/    Shawn Hoyt









Shawn Hoyt









General Counsel and Secretary





























Exhibit Index

Exhibit No. Description

EX-99.1 Press Release issued by Pegasystems Inc. on November 9, 2011