Search the web
Welcome, Guest
[Sign Out, My Account]
EDGAR_Online

Quotes & Info
Enter Symbol(s):
e.g. YHOO, ^DJI
Symbol Lookup | Financial Search
MET > SEC Filings for MET > Form 8-K on 10-Apr-2014All Recent SEC Filings

Show all filings for METLIFE INC

Form 8-K for METLIFE INC


10-Apr-2014

Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet


Item 2.03. Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.

On April 10, 2014, MetLife, Inc. (the "Company") issued $1,000,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 3.600% Senior Notes due 2024 (the "Senior Notes"). The Senior Notes were issued pursuant to the Senior Indenture, dated as of November 9, 2001 (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 4.1(a) to the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011), between the Company and The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, N.A. (as successor in interest to J.P. Morgan Trust Company, National Association (as successor to Bank One Trust Company, N.A.)), as trustee (the "Trustee"), as supplemented by the Twenty-Fifth Supplemental Indenture, dated as of April 10, 2014, with respect to the Senior Notes (attached hereto as Exhibit 4.1 and incorporated herein by reference).

The Senior Notes were offered and sold pursuant to the shelf registration statement on Form S-3 (File No. 333-192366), filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "Commission") on November 15, 2013, and a prospectus supplement related to the Senior Notes dated April 7, 2014 (filed with the Commission pursuant to Rule 424(b)(2) under the Securities Act of 1933).



Item 8.01. Other Events

On April 7, 2014, the Company entered into (i) an underwriting agreement (attached hereto as Exhibit 1.1 and incorporated herein by reference) (the "Underwriting Agreement") and (ii) a pricing agreement (attached hereto as Exhibit 1.2 and incorporated herein by reference) (the "Pricing Agreement") relating to the sale of the Senior Notes, each among the Company and Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, Barclays Capital Inc., Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, as representatives of the several underwriters named in Schedule I to the Pricing Agreement (the "Underwriters").

A copy of the opinion letter of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP, relating to the validity of the Senior Notes is filed as Exhibit 5.1 hereto.

- 2 -




Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(a) Not applicable.

(b) Not applicable.

(c) Not applicable

(d) Exhibits

1.1 Underwriting Agreement, dated April 7, 2014, among the Company and the representatives of the Underwriters.

1.2 Pricing Agreement, dated April 7, 2014, among the Company and the representatives of the Underwriters.

4.1 Twenty-Fifth Supplemental Indenture, dated as of April 10, 2014, between the Company and the Trustee.

4.2 Form of Senior Note (included as Exhibit A to Exhibit 4.1 above).

5.1 Opinion Letter of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP relating to the validity of the Senior Notes.

23.1 Consent of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP (included in Exhibit 5.1 above).

- 3 -


  Add MET to Portfolio     Set Alert         Email to a Friend  
Get SEC Filings for Another Symbol: Symbol Lookup
Quotes & Info for MET - All Recent SEC Filings
Copyright © 2014 Yahoo! Inc. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy - Terms of Service
SEC Filing data and information provided by EDGAR Online, Inc. (1-800-416-6651). All information provided "as is" for informational purposes only, not intended for trading purposes or advice. Neither Yahoo! nor any of independent providers is liable for any informational errors, incompleteness, or delays, or for any actions taken in reliance on information contained herein. By accessing the Yahoo! site, you agree not to redistribute the information found therein.