Santa Clara, Calif. – Jan. 11, 2018 – Avaya Holdings Corp. (OTCQX: AVYA) announced today that it has requested the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) declare Avaya’s Registration Statement on Form 10 effective on January 16, 2018. Following the effectiveness of the filing, Avaya’s common stock will be listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker “AVYA” and is expected to begin trading at the market open on Wednesday, January 17, 2018.
“Our listing on the NYSE is an important milestone in Avaya’s next chapter as a public company,” said Jim Chirico, President and Chief Executive Officer. “We’re proud to join the other industry leading companies listed on the NYSE. This will provide increased transparency to our various stakeholders with a goal of creating long-term value for our new stockholders.”
"As a global leader in communications software and services for contact center and unified communications technologies, Avaya is a perfect addition to our community of great technology companies,” said Tom Farley, President of NYSE. “We are pleased that Avaya has chosen to list on the NYSE, and we look forward to providing the company and its shareholders with the highest levels of service and market quality.”
In celebration of the listing, representatives from Avaya will ring the NYSE Opening Bell® at 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time on January 17, 2018.
A copy of the Form 10 filing is available for download at https://investors.avaya.com/financial-info/sec-filings/default.aspx and on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov.
Avaya enables the mission critical, real-time communication applications of the world’s most important operations. As the global leader in delivering superior communications experiences, Avaya provides the most complete portfolio of software and services for contact center and unified communications— offered on premises, in the cloud, or a hybrid. Today’s digital world requires communications enablement, and no other company is better positioned to do this than Avaya. For more information, please visit www.avaya.com.
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Source: Avaya Newsroom