SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
FOR REGISTRATION OF CERTAIN CLASSES OF SECURITIES
PURSUANT TO SECTION 12(b) OR (g) of the
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT of 1934
American Electric Power Company, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State of Incorporation or Organization)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
1 Riverside Plaza, Columbus, OH
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Securities to be registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
To be so registered
Name of each exchange on which
Each class is to be registered
The New York Stock Exchange
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Securities Act registration statement file number to which this form relates: 333-222068 (if applicable)
Securities to be registered pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Act:
(Title of Class)
(Title of Class)
INFORMATION REQUIRED IN REGISTRATION STATEMENT
Item 1. Description of Registrant's Securities to be Registered.
The class of securities to be registered hereby is the Corporate Units ("Corporate Units") of American Electric Power Company, Inc., a New York corporation (“AEP”).
For a description of the Corporate Units, reference is made to the Prospectus Supplement dated March 14, 2019 to the Prospectus contained in the Registration Statement on Form S-3, filed December 14, 2017 of AEP (Registration Nos. 333-222068), which description is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 2. Exhibits
Purchase Contract and Pledge Agreement between American Electric Power Company, Inc. and The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, N.A., as Purchase Contract Agent, Collateral Agent, Custodial Agent and Securities Intermediary, dated March 19, 2019 (File No. 1-3525, Form 8-K dated March 19, 2019, Exhibit 4.1).
Pursuant to the requirements of Section 12 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this registration statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereto duly authorized.
AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER COMPANY, INC.
By: /s/ Julia A. Sloat
Julia A. Sloat
Dated: March 20, 2019