SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
November 1, 2016 (October 28, 2016)
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other Jurisdiction
390 Park Avenue, New York, New York 10022-4608
(Address of principal executive offices)(Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code:
Office of Investor Relations 212-836-2674
Office of the Secretary 212-836-2732
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 5.03 Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year.
As previously reported, Arconic Inc., formerly known as Alcoa Inc. (the Company), approved amendments to its articles of incorporation in connection with the Separation (as defined below) to change the name of the Company to Arconic Inc. and provide that the Companys common stock may be represented by uncertificated shares (the Amendment). The Company filed the Amendment in the Pennsylvania Department of State on October 28, 2016, and it became effective as of 11:59 p.m. on October 31, 2016. The foregoing description of the Amendment is not complete and is subject to, and qualified in its entirety by reference to, the full text of the Amendment, which was filed with the Companys Current Report on Form 8-K filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on October 5, 2016, and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 8.01 Other Events.
On November 1, 2016, the Company issued a press release announcing the completion of the separation of the Company into two independent, publicly traded companies (the Separation) through a distribution of 80.1% of the outstanding common stock of Alcoa Corporation (formerly known as Alcoa Upstream Corporation) (Alcoa Corporation) to Company shareholders. Alcoa Corporation is now an independent public company and its common stock is listed under the symbol AA on the New York Stock Exchange. The Companys common stock is now listed under the symbol ARNC on the New York Stock Exchange.
A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The following is filed as an exhibit to this report:
|99.1||Press Release of Arconic Inc., dated November 1, 2016.|
Pursuant to 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.
|Date: November 1, 2016||By:||/s/ Katherine H. Ramundo|
|Katherine H. Ramundo|
|Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary|
INDEX TO EXHIBITS
|99.1||Press Release of Arconic Inc., dated November 1, 2016|