CHINA FIRE & SECURITY GP 8-K 2011
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) May 23, 2011 (May 20, 2011)
CHINA FIRE & SECURITY GROUP, INC.
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (86-10) 8441 7400
Item 8.01. Other Events.
On May 20, 2011, China Fire and Security Group, Inc., a Florida Corporation (the "Company"), issued a press release announcing its entry into an Agreement and Plan of Merger (the "Merger Agreement") with Amber Parent Limited ("Parent") and Amber Mergerco, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Parent ("Merger Sub"), providing for the merger (the "Merger") of Merger Sub with and into the Company, with the Company becoming a wholly owned subsidiary of Parent. Parent and Merger Sub are affiliates of funds managed by Bain Capital Partners, LLC ("Bain Capital"). The shareholders of the Company will receive $9.00 in cash, without interest, for each share they own. The aggregate transaction is valued at approximately $265.5 million. A copy of the press release issued by the Company is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.