CNA FINANCIAL CORPORATION (NYSE:CNA) Files An 8-K Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement
Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement
On May1, 2019, the registrant entered into an underwriting agreement (Underwriting Agreement) with Barclays Capital Inc., Citigroup Global Markets Inc. and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC as representatives of the several underwriters listed on Schedule II thereto, relating to the offer and sale of $500 million aggregate principal amount of the registrants 3.900% notes due 2029 (the Notes). The Notes are being offered and sold to the registrants effective shelf registration statement on FormS-3 (File No.333-231090) and prospectus supplement, dated May1, 2019. The sale of the Notes is expected to close on May6, 2019, subject to customary closing conditions.
The foregoing descriptions of the Underwriting Agreement and the Notes are qualified in their entirety by reference to the complete terms and conditions of the Underwriting Agreement and the form of the Notes, which are attached hereto as Exhibits 1.1 and 4.1, respectively, and incorporated herein by reference. A copy of the opinion and consent of Stathy Darcy, Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Secretary of the registrant, relating to the legality of the Notes to be issued and sold in the offering is filed as Exhibit5.1 hereto.
Item 1.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
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.
About CNA FINANCIAL CORPORATION (NYSE:CNA)
CNA Financial Corporation is an insurance holding company. The Company’s segments include Specialty, Commercial, International, Life & Group Non-Core, and Corporate & Other Non-Core. The Specialty segment provides an array of professional, financial, and specialty property and casualty products and services. The Commercial segment includes property and casualty coverages sold to small businesses and middle market entities and organizations primarily through an independent agency distribution system. The International segment provides management and professional liability coverages, as well as a range of other property and casualty insurance products and services. The Life & Group Non-Core segment primarily includes the results of its individual and group long term care businesses. The Corporate & Other Non-Core segment primarily includes certain corporate expenses, including interest on corporate debt, and the results of certain property and casualty business./* */ // AST – IMS - [MarketExclusive_ROS]