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This Form 8-K/A is filed as an amendment to the Current Report on Form 8-K filed by Equinix, Inc. (“Equinix”) on December 6, 2016 (the “Initial 8-K”) and the amendment to the Initial 8-K filed on March 7, 2017 (the "Amended 8-K"). In the Amended 8-K, Equinix included the consolidated abbreviated financial statements of the Selected Verizon Data Center Business as Exhibit 99.1, the consolidated financial statements of Telecity Group Limited as Exhibit 99.2 and the unaudited pro forma financial information as Exhibit 99.3. In the Initial 8-K, Equinix announced its entry into a transaction agreement (the “Transaction Agreement”) with Verizon Communications Inc. (“Verizon”), pursuant to which Equinix agreed, subject to the terms and conditions set forth in the Transaction Agreement, to acquire Verizon’s colocation services business consisting of 29 data center buildings, located in the United States, Brazil and Colombia (the “Selected Verizon Data Center Business”) for a cash purchase price of $3.6 billion, subject to certain adjustments described in the Transaction Agreement (the “Transaction”). The Transaction was completed on May 1, 2017.
Financial Statements and Exhibits
(a) Financial Statements of Businesses Acquired.
The consolidated abbreviated financial statements of the Selected Verizon Data Center Business are attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and are incorporated herein by reference.
(b) Pro Forma Financial Statements.
The unaudited pro forma financial information is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2 and is incorporated herein by reference.
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.
/s/ Keith D. Taylor
Keith D. Taylor
Chief Financial Officer
Date: November 7, 2017