Simon Property Group 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 8, 2012
SIMON PROPERTY GROUP, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: 317.636.1600
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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ITEM 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On March 8, 2012, Simon Property Group, Inc. (the Company) entered into an underwriting agreement (the Underwriting Agreement) with Simon Property Group, L.P. (the Operating Partnership), J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and Goldman, Sachs & Co. as representatives of the underwriters named therein (collectively, the Underwriters), in connection with the public offering of up to 9,775,000 shares of the Companys common stock (the Shares). The offering of the Shares closed on March 14, 2012.
The offering of the Shares was made pursuant to the Registration Statement on Form S-3 (Registration No. 333-179874), the prospectus dated March 2, 2012, and the related prospectus supplement dated March 8, 2012.
A copy of the Underwriting Agreement is attached hereto as Exhibit 1.1 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 thereunto duly authorized.
Date: March 14, 2012