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): December 18, 2015
MANNING & NAPIER, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|(Commission File Number)|| |
290 Woodcliff Drive, Fairport, New York 14450
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On December 18, 2015, Manning & Napier, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release announcing that it had signed an agreement to acquire a majority interest in Rainier Investment Management, LLC, a Seattle, Washington based, active investment management firm. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Description of Exhibit
|99.1||Press Release issued by Manning & Napier, Inc. on December 18, 2015|
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.
|Manning & Napier, Inc.|
Date: December 18, 2015
|By: /s/ Patrick Cunningham|
Name: Patrick Cunningham
Title: Chief Executive Officer