Company:  GENERAL CABLE CORP /DE/ (BGC)
Form Type:  8-K
Filing Date:  7/17/2017 
CIK:  0000886035 
Address:  4 TESSENEER DRIVE 
City, State, Zip:  HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Kentucky 41076 
Telephone:  (859) 572-8000 
Fiscal Year:  12/31 
Last Trade
Last Trade: 
$29.80  
Change: 
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Trade Time: 
May 25  
Market Cap: 
$1.51B
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Description of Business
General Cable Corporation ("the Company") is a global leader in the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber optic wire and cable products for use in the energy, industrial, construction, automotive, specialty and communications markets. The Company additionally engages in the design, integration, and installation on a turn-key basis for products such as high and extra-high voltage terrestrial and submarine systems. On December 3, 2017, the Company entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger (the "Merger Agreement"), among the Company, Prysmian S.p.A., a company organized under the laws of the Republic of Italy ("Parent"), and Alisea Corp., a Delaware corporation and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Parent ("Merger Sub"), providing for the merger of Merger Sub with and into the Company (the "Merger"), with the Company surviving the Merger as a wholly owned subsidiary of Parent.
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  FORM 8-K
    SECTION 2 FINANCIAL INFORMATION
      Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
    SECTION 7 REGULATION FD
      Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
    SECTION 9 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS
      Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
    SIGNATURES
  EXHIBIT 99.1 CHARTER