Baxter International 8-K 2011
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) December 14, 2011
Baxter International Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, 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. below):
Item 8.01. Other Events.
On December 14, 2011, Baxter International Inc. (the Company) entered into an Underwriting Agreement with Citigroup Global Markets Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, as representatives of the underwriters named in the prospectus supplement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on December 15, 2011, relating to the sale by the Company of $500,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 1.850% Senior Notes due January 15, 2017 (the Notes). The Notes were registered under the Registration Statement on Form S-3 (Registration No. 333-160966) that the Company filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on July 31, 2009. The Company is filing the exhibits filed as part of this Current Report on Form 8-K in connection with such Registration Statement.
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 thereunto duly authorized.
Date: December 19, 2011