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): April 7, 2014
VOYA FINANCIAL, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification Number)|
|230 Park Avenue
New York, New York
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (212) 309-8200
ING U.S., Inc.
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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:
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|Item 5.03||Amendments to Certificate of Incorporation|
On April 7, 2014, Voya Financial, Inc. (the Company) amended Article FIRST of its Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation solely to change the corporate name from ING U.S., Inc. to Voya Financial, Inc.
The name change and amendment were completed pursuant to Section 253(b) of the Delaware General Corporation Law through a merger of a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company with and into the Company, with the Company as the surviving corporation. A copy of the Companys Certificate of Ownership and Merger, as filed with the Secretary of State of the State of Delaware, amending Article FIRST of the Companys Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation, is attached hereto as Exhibit 3.1 and is incorporated into this Item 5.03 by reference.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits|
|3.1||Certificate of Ownership and Merger|
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.
Voya Financial, Inc.
|Title:||Senior Vice President and Corporate Secretary|
Dated: April 7, 2014