Washington, D.C. 20549
Form 8-K


Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): June 26, 2014

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

Puerto Rico



(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)

(Commission File

(I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)

209 Munoz Rivera Avenue
Hato Rey, Puerto Rico


(Address of principal executive offices)

(Zip Code)

(787) 765-9800

(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)


Not Applicable


(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 8.01. Other Events.

On June 26, 2014, Popular, Inc. (the “Corporation”) issued a press release announcing that it had agreed to sell an aggregate of $450,000,000 principal amount of its 7.000% Senior Notes due 2019 (the “Senior Notes”).  The Senior Notes will bear interest at a rate of 7% per year, payable on January 1 and July 1 of each year, commencing on January 1, 2015.  The Senior Notes will mature on July 1, 2019.   

A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.  

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

Exhibit 99.1 Press release dated June 26, 2014

Exhibit 99.1 shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, nor shall it be incorporated by reference into any of the Corporation’s filings under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, unless otherwise expressly stated in such filing.  


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

Popular, Inc.




June 26, 2014


/s/ Jorge J. García

Name: Jorge J. García

Title: Senior Vice President and

Corporate Comptroller