NYSE Euronext 8-K 2011
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
June 7, 2011
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
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ITEM 8.01 OTHER EVENTS
On June 7, 2011, NYSE Euronext and Deutsche Boerse AG issued a press release announcing that they have recommended to the Board of Directors of the holding company of the combined group, Alpha Beta Netherlands Holding N.V. (Holdco), that Holdco pay a one-time special dividend of 2.00 per Holdco share from Holdcos capital reserves shortly after closing of the combination of Deutsche Boerse and NYSE Euronext. The cash distribution is subject to certain approvals and conditions being met, including the approval of the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Boerse AG and the Board of Directors of NYSE Euronext, as well as the Board of Directors of Holdco post-closing of the combination of Deutsche Boerse and NYSE Euronext.
A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this report and is incorporated herein by reference.
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.
Dated: June 7, 2011 By: /s/ Janet L. McGinness
Name: Janet L. McGinness
Title: Senior Vice President &