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): November 15, 2018
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On November 15, 2018, MetLife, Inc. issued a news release announcing the declaration of (i) a quarterly dividend of $0.25277777 per share on MetLife, Inc.s floating rate non-cumulative preferred stock, Series A, $25 liquidation preference per share; (ii) a semi-annual dividend of $26.25 per share on MetLife, Inc.s 5.250% fixed-to-floating rate non-cumulative preferred stock, Series C, $1,000 liquidation preference per share; and (iii) a quarterly dividend of $351.5625 per share on MetLife, Inc.s 5.625% non-cumulative preferred stock, Series E, $25,000 liquidation preference per share, which is $0.3515625 per depositary share, each representing a 1/1,000th interest in a share of Series E Preferred Stock. A copy of the news release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(a) Not applicable.
(b) Not applicable.
(c) Not applicable.
|99.1||MetLife, Inc. news release dated November 15, 2018, announcing the declaration of a quarterly dividend on its floating rate non-cumulative preferred stock, Series A; a semi-annual dividend on its 5.250% fixed-to-floating rate non-cumulative preferred stock, Series C; and a quarterly dividend on its 5.625% non-cumulative preferred stock, Series E.|
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.
|By:||/s/ Jeannette N. Pina|
|Name: Jeannette N. Pina|
|Title: Vice President and Secretary|
Date: November 15, 2018