SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
March 8, 2018
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
Apollo Global Management, LLC
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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9 West 57th Street, 43rd Floor
New York, New York 10019
|(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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|Item 7.01||Regulation FD Disclosure.|
On March 8, 2018, Apollo Global Management, LLC (AGM and, together with its consolidated subsidiaries, Apollo) issued a press release announcing that its indirect subsidiary, Apollo Management Holdings, L.P., intends to offer, subject to market and other conditions, senior notes (the notes). The notes will be fully and unconditionally guaranteed by Apollos indirect subsidiaries, Apollo Principal Holdings I, L.P., Apollo Principal Holdings II, L.P., Apollo Principal Holdings III, L.P., Apollo Principal Holdings IV, L.P., Apollo Principal Holdings V, L.P., Apollo Principal Holdings VI, L.P., Apollo Principal Holdings VII, L.P., Apollo Principal Holdings VIII, L.P., Apollo Principal Holdings IX, L.P., Apollo Principal Holdings X, L.P., Apollo Principal Holdings XI, LLC, Apollo Principal Holdings XII, L.P. and AMH Holdings (Cayman), L.P. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated by reference herein.
The notes will be offered and sold to qualified institutional buyers in the United States pursuant to Rule 144A and outside the United States pursuant to Regulation S under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the Securities Act).
The notes have not been registered under the Securities Act or any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state laws.
This Current Report on Form 8K shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to purchase the notes or any other securities, and shall not constitute an offer, solicitation or sale in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful.
Apollo is also disclosing under Item 7.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K the information attached to this report as Exhibit 99.2, which information is incorporated by reference herein. This information, which has not been previously reported, was provided on March 8, 2018, to potential investors.
The information in this Current Report on Form 8K, including Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, is deemed furnished and not filed under Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed under the Securities Act or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
The information in this Current Report on Form 8-K, including Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, may contain forward looking statements that are within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. These forward-looking statements are based on managements beliefs, as well as assumptions made by, and information currently available to, management. When used in this Current Report on Form 8-K, the words believe, anticipate, estimate, expect, intend and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Although management believes that the expectations reflected in these forward looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that these expectations will prove to have been correct.
These statements are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions. We believe these risks, uncertainties and assumptions include but are not limited to those described under the section entitled Risk Factors in Apollos annual report on Form 10-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) on February 12, 2018, as such factors may be updated from time to time in our periodic filings with the SEC, which are accessible on the SECs website at www.sec.gov. These factors should not be construed as exhaustive and should be read in conjunction with the other cautionary statements that are included in this press release and in other filings. We undertake no obligation to publicly update or review any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise, except as required by applicable law. This Current Report on Form 8-K does not constitute an offer of any Apollo fund.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||Press release of Apollo Global Management, LLC dated March 8, 2018|
|99.2||Disclosure provided to potential investors|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|APOLLO GLOBAL MANAGEMENT, LLC|
|Date: March 8, 2018||By:||/s/ John J. Suydam|
|John J. Suydam|
|Chief Legal Officer|