NEW YORK , October 24, 2007 – The New York Stock Exchange announced today that trading in the following related security of Hilton Hotels Corporation:
NYSE to Suspend, Applies to Delist a Related Security of Hilton Hotels Corporation
- Hilton Hotels Corporation 8.000% Quarterly Interest Bonds due 2031 (Symbol: HLN)
will be suspended at the opening of business on October 25, 2007 . Following suspension, application will be made to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to delist the issue.
Hilton Hotels Corporation requested that the above security be suspended due to the merger with an affiliate of The Blackstone Group L.P. with and into Hilton Hotels Corporation which became effective on October 24, 2007 . Hilton Hotels Corporation’s common stock (Symbol: HLT) will be suspended at the opening of business on October 25, 2007 .
The New York Stock Exchange noted that it may, at any time, suspend dealings in a security if it believes that continued dealings in the security on the New York Stock Exchange are not advisable.
See Section 802.00 of the NYSE Listed Company Manual for continued listing criteria and procedure for delisting