Affiliated Managers Group 8-K 2006
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
CURRENT REPORT PURSUANT
TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported) February 10, 2006
Affiliated Managers Group, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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ITEM 8.01 Other Events.
William J. Nutt, Founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Affiliated Managers Group, Inc. (the Company), established a pre-arranged, personal stock trading plan, effective January 30, 2006, in accordance with Rule 10b5-1 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to sell up to 600,000 shares of the Companys common stock in installments commencing in February 2006, subject to the market price of the Companys common stock. Mr. Nutt will publicly disclose any stock sales made under the Rule 10b5-1 plan as required by applicable securities laws. Rule 10b5-1 permits individuals who are not then in possession of material nonpublic information to establish prearranged plans to buy or sell stock. A copy of the press release announcing the foregoing is attached as Exhibit 99.1 and is hereby incorporated by reference.
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.