8-K Shell S-11
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: August 8, 2012
CINCINNATI BELL INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
221 East Fourth Street
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (513) 397-9900
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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Section 8 - Other Events
Item 8.01 Other Items
On August 8, 2012, Cincinnati Bell Inc. issued a press release announcing that CyrusOne Inc., the wholly owned subsidiary that owns and operates Cincinnati Bell's data center business, has filed a registration statement on Form S-11 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) in connection with CyrusOne's proposed initial public offering of its common stock. A copy of the press release is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1.
Section 9-Financial Statements and Exhibits
Item 9.01-Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Press release dated August 8, 2012 announcing that CyrusOne Inc. has filed a registration statement on Form S-11 with the SEC.
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.
CINCINNATI BELL INC.
August 8, 2012
/s/ Christopher J. Wilson
Christopher J. Wilson
Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Press Release dated August 8, 2012 announcing that CyrusOne Inc. has filed a registration statement on Form S-11 with the SEC.