Johnson Controls International plc 8-K 2006
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): February 21, 2006
TYCO INTERNATIONAL LTD.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(Commission File Number)
Second Floor, 90 Pitts Bay Road
Pembroke, HM 08, Bermuda
(Address of Principal Executive Offices, including Zip Code)
(Registrants Telephone Number, including Area Code)
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Item 3.03 Material Modification to Rights of Security Holders
On February 21, 2006, the Company, through its subsidiary Tyco International Group S.A. (TIGSA), delivered a notice of redemption to the holders of TIGSAs Series A 2.75 percent Convertible Senior Debentures due 2018 (the "Series A Convertible Debentures"). The Company, through TIGSA, is exercising its right to redeem all of its Series A Convertible Debentures at a redemption price of 101.1 percent of the principal amount outstanding plus interest accrued prior to the redemption date of March 8, 2006.
The Series A Convertible Debentures are convertible into 43.892 Tyco Common Shares per $1,000 principal amount of the Series A Convertible Debentures, subject to certain conditions set forth in the Indenture and in the Series A Convertible Debentures, and subject to adjustment under certain circumstances. The Company will redeem any unconverted Series A Convertible Debentures solely with cash. The aggregate current principal amount of the Series A Convertible Debentures plus interest accrued through March 8, 2006 is approximately $1.26 billion.
A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this report and incorporated by reference into this Item 3.03.
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 hereunto duly authorized.