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): June 1, 2015
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|77 West Wacker Drive, Suite 4600
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (312) 634-8100
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On June 1, 2015, Archer-Daniels-Midland Company announced that it had commenced a cash tender offer for up to $1,000,000,000 aggregate purchase price of its outstanding 6.950% Debentures due 2097; 5.375% Debentures due 2035; 5.765% Debentures due 2041; 5.935% Debentures due 2032; 6.625% Debentures due 2029; 6.750% Debentures due 2027; 7.500% Debentures due 2027; 7.000% Debentures due 2031; 6.450% Debentures due 2038; 8.375% Debentures due 2017; and 4.479% Debentures due 2021. A copy of a press release dated June 1, 2015 related to the tender offer is filed with this Current Report as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release of Archer-Daniels-Midland Company dated June 1, 2015.|
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.
|Date: June 1, 2015||By|
D. Cameron Findlay
Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary
|99.1||Press Release of Archer-Daniels-Midland Company dated June 1, 2015.||Filed Electronically|