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UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, DC 20549

 

 

FORM 8-K

 

 

CURRENT REPORT

PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D)

OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

September 1, 2020

DATE OF REPORT (DATE OF EARLIEST EVENT REPORTED)

 

 

ROPER TECHNOLOGIES, INC.

(EXACT NAME OF REGISTRANT AS SPECIFIED IN ITS CHARTER)

 

 

Delaware

(STATE OR OTHER JURISDICTION OF INCORPORATION)

 

1-12273   51-0263969

(COMMISSION

FILE NUMBER)

 

(IRS EMPLOYER

IDENTIFICATION NO.)

6901 Professional Pkway. East, Suite 200  
Sarasota, Florida   34240
(ADDRESS OF PRINCIPAL EXECUTIVE OFFICES)   (ZIP CODE)

(941) 556-2601

(REGISTRANT’S TELEPHONE NUMBER, INCLUDING AREA CODE)

(FORMER NAME OR ADDRESS, IF CHANGED SINCE LAST REPORT)

 

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):

 

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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

 

Title of Each Class

  

Trading

Symbol(s)

  

Name of Each Exchange

On Which Registered

Common Stock, $0.01 Par Value    ROP    New York Stock Exchange

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

Emerging growth company  

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.  ☐

 

 

 


Item 2.03

Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation Under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.

The information provided in Item 8.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K is incorporated by reference into this Item 2.03.

 

Item 8.01.

Other Events.

On September 1, 2020, Roper Technologies, Inc. (the “Company”) consummated the issuance and sale of $300,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 0.450% Senior Notes due 2022 (the “2022 Notes”), $700,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 1.000% Senior Notes due 2025 (the “2025 Notes”), $700,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 1.400% Senior Notes due 2027 (the “2027 Notes”) and $1,000,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 1.750% Senior Notes due 2031 (the “2031 Notes”, together with the 2022 Notes, the 2025 Notes and the 2027 Notes, the “Notes”) pursuant to an Underwriting Agreement, dated August 18, 2020, by and among the Company and BofA Securities, Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, as representatives of the several underwriters listed in Schedule 1 thereto. The Notes have been issued pursuant to an Indenture, dated as of November 26, 2018, between the Company and Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as trustee (the “Indenture”).

The Notes have been offered pursuant to the Company’s Registration Statement on Form S-3ASR, dated November 26, 2018 (Registration No. 333-228532), including the prospectus contained therein (the “Registration Statement”), and a related preliminary prospectus supplement, dated August 18, 2020, and a final prospectus supplement, dated August 18, 2020.

The material terms and conditions of the Notes are set forth in the Officer’s Certificate filed herewith as Exhibit 4.1 and incorporated herein by reference and in the Indenture filed as Exhibit 4.1 to the Registration Statement.

 

Item 9.01.

Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits.

 

  1.1    Underwriting Agreement, dated August 18, 2020, by and among Roper Technologies, Inc. and BofA Securities, Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, as representatives of the several underwriters listed in Schedule 1 thereto.*
  4.1    Officer’s Certificate setting forth the terms of the Notes (with forms of Notes attached).
  5.1    Opinion of Jones Day.
23.1    Consent of Jones Day (contained in Exhibit 5.1).
104    Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).

* Certain annexes have been omitted pursuant to Item 601(a)(5) of Regulation S-K. Roper Technologies, Inc. will furnish the omitted annexes to the Securities and Exchange Commission upon request.


Signatures

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 hereunto duly authorized.

 

    Roper Technologies, Inc.  
    (Registrant)  
  BY:  

/S/ Robert C. Crisci

  Date: September 1, 2020
    Robert C. Crisci,  
    Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer