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): September 4, 2020
Element Solutions Inc
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)(IRS Employer Identification No.)
500 East Broward Boulevard,Suite 186033394
Fort Lauderdale,Florida(Zip Code)
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code:   (561) 207-9600

Not Applicable
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each classTrading symbol(s)Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $0.01 per shareESINew York Stock Exchange

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (17 CFR §230.405) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (17 CFR §240.12b-2).
Emerging growth company

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Item 1.02. Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement.

On September 4, 2020, upon completion of the Redemption (as defined in Item 8.01 of this Current report on Form 8-K), that certain Indenture, dated as of November 24, 2017, governing the 5.875% senior notes due 2025, issued on November 24, 2017 and December 8, 2017 (collectively, the "Existing Notes") by Element Solutions Inc (f/k/a Platform Specialty Products Corporation)(the "Company"), among the Company, the guarantors named therein (the "Guarantors") and Computershare Trust Company, N.A., as trustee (the "5.875% Senior Notes Indenture"), was terminated. As a result, the Company and the Guarantors have been released from their obligations under the 5.875% Senior Notes Indenture.
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On September 9, 2020, the Company issued a press release announcing updated financial guidance and free cash flow outlook. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
The information in this Item 7.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99.1 attached hereto, shall not be deemed to be "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section. The information contained in this Item 7.01, including Exhibit 99.1 attached hereto, shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing of the Company, whether made before or after the date hereof, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing, unless expressly incorporated by specific reference to such filing.
Item 8.01. Other Events.
As previously announced, the Company issued a conditional notice of redemption on August 5, 2020 for any and all of its outstanding $800 million aggregate principal amount of Existing Notes. On September 4, 2020, the Company redeemed any and all of its outstanding Existing Notes (the "Redemption") at the Redemption price of 100% of the principal amount thereof plus the Applicable Premium of 4.197% (or an aggregate Applicable Premium of $33,576,000 or $41.97 per $1,000 principal amount of Existing Notes), as defined in, and determined in accordance with, the 5.875% Senior Notes Indenture, plus accrued and unpaid interest to, but not including, the Redemption date, equal to $12,141,667, or an aggregate Redemption price of $845,717,667 or $1,057.15 per $1,000 principal amount of Existing Notes.
The Redemption was conditioned upon the Company having completed the offering of an aggregate principal amount of $800 million of 3.875% senior notes due 2028 (the "2028 Notes") and generated sufficient net proceeds, when taken together with cash on hand, to fund the aggregate Redemption price, as well as other general conditions. These conditions were satisfied on August 18, 2020 upon closing of the 2028 Notes offering.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits.
The following exhibits are furnished herewith:
Exhibit NumberDescription
104Cover Page Interactive Data File (formatted as Inline XBRL)(furnished only)

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.

September 9, 2020 /s/ John E. Capps
(Date)John E. Capps
 Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary