|UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION|
|Washington, D.C. 20549|
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): May 7, 2021
ATHENE HOLDING LTD.
|(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)|
|(State or other jurisdiction of||(Commission file number)||(I.R.S. Employer|
|incorporation or organization)||Identification Number)|
Second Floor, Washington House
16 Church Street
Hamilton, HM 11, Bermuda
|(Address, including zip code, and telephone number, including area code, of registrant’s principal executive offices)|
|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:|
|☑||Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)|
|☐||Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)|
|☐||Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))|
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|Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:|
|Title of each class||Trading Symbols||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Class A common shares, par value $0.001 per share||ATH||New York Stock Exchange|
Depositary Shares, each representing a 1/1,000th interest in a 6.35% Fixed-to-Floating Rate Perpetual Non-Cumulative Preference Share, Series A
|ATHPrA||New York Stock Exchange|
Depositary Shares, each representing a 1/1,000th interest in a 5.625% Fixed Rate Perpetual Non-Cumulative Preference Share, Series B
|ATHPrB||New York Stock Exchange|
Depositary Shares, each representing a 1/1,000th interest in a 6.375% Fixed-Rate Reset Perpetual Non-Cumulative Preference Share, Series C
|ATHPrC||New York Stock Exchange|
Depositary Shares, each representing a 1/1,000th interest in a 4.875% Fixed-Rate Perpetual Non-Cumulative Preference Share, Series D
|ATHPrD||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 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On May 7, 2021, Athene Holding Ltd. (the “Company”) issued a press release to announce its financial results for the first quarter 2021. A copy of the press release containing this information is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 hereto and is incorporated by reference in this Item 2.02. The Company’s financial supplement for the first quarter 2021 is furnished as Exhibit 99.2 hereto and is incorporated by reference in this Item 2.02.
The foregoing information, including the Exhibits referenced in this Item 2.02, is being furnished pursuant to this Item 2.02 and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
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.
|ATHENE HOLDING LTD.|
|Date:||May 7, 2021||/s/ Martin P. Klein|
|Martin P. Klein|
|Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|