SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported) February 17, 2012
MAGMA DESIGN AUTOMATION, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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 (see General Instruction A.2. below):
On February 17, 2012, Magma Design Automation, Inc. (the Company) converted all $3,250,000 principal amount of the outstanding 6.00% Convertible Senior Notes due 2014 (the Notes) at face value into 1,805,555 shares of the Companys common stock (plus cash in lieu of fractional shares), and, concurrently with the conversion, paid (a) an inducement fee equal to six percent (6%) of the principal amount of Notes plus (b) accrued interest through the conversion date, to satisfy and discharge the Indenture dated as of September 11, 2009 between the Company and U.S. Bank National Association, governing the Notes.
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.