SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
December 31, 2009
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
INERGY HOLDINGS, L.P.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
Two Brush Creek Boulevard, Suite 200
Kansas City, MO 64112
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
On December 31, 2009, Inergy Propane, LLC, a indirect subsidiary of Inergy Holdings, L.P. (the Partnership), entered into an Equity Purchase Agreement with Sterling Capital Partners, L.P., Sterling Capital Partners GmbH & Co. KG and the other parties thereto (collectively Sellers) wherein Inergy Propane, LLC acquired 100% of the capital stock, membership interests, partnership interests, as applicable, of SCP GP Propane Partners I, Inc., SCP LP Propane Partners I, Inc., Liberty Propane GP, LLC, Liberty Propane, LP and Liberty Propane Operations, LLC (collectively, the Companies).
The purchase price for the acquisition of the Companies is approximately $223,000,000, including an estimated assumed tax liability, subject to certain working capital and other indebtedness and expense adjustments.
The reference to the Equity Purchase Agreement set forth above does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Equity Purchase Agreement, which is filed as Exhibit 10.1 hereto and is incorporated by reference herein.
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.