SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16
UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For the month of August 2017
Commission File Number: 001-35126
21Vianet Group, Inc.
M5, 1 Jiuxianqiao East Road,
The Peoples Republic of China
(86 10) 8456 2121
(Address, including zip code, and telephone number, including area code, of Registrants principal executive offices)
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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, thereunto duly authorized.
|21Vianet Group, Inc.|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|
Date: August 17, 2017
Exhibit 99.1 Press Release
21VIANET GROUP, INC.
(Incorporated as a limited liability company under the laws of the Cayman Islands)
Announcement of Completion of the Issue of USD200 Million Notes
Beijing, August 17, 201721Vianet Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: VNET) (21Vianet or the Company), a leading carrier-neutral Internet data center services provider in China, today announced that, further to the Companys announcement on August 10, 2017, all the conditions precedent for the issuance of the USD200 million in aggregate principal amount of the USD-denominated notes due 2020 at an interest rate of 7.00% per annum (the Notes) have been fulfilled and the issue of the Notes was completed on August 17, 2017. Approval in-principle has been received from the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited (the SGX-ST) for the listing and quotation of the Notes on the SGX-ST.
21Vianet Group, Inc. is a leading carrier-neutral Internet data center services provider in China. 21Vianet provides hosting and related services, managed network services, cloud services, content delivery network services, last-mile wired broadband services and business VPN services, improving the reliability, security and speed of its customers Internet infrastructure. Customers may locate their servers and networking equipment in 21Vianets data centers and connect to Chinas Internet backbone through 21Vianets extensive fiber optic network. In addition, 21Vianets proprietary smart routing technology enables customers data to be delivered across the Internet in a faster and more reliable manner. 21Vianet operates in more than 30 cities throughout China, servicing a diversified and loyal base of more than 4,000 hosting enterprise customers that span numerous industries ranging from Internet companies to government entities and blue-chip enterprises to small- to mid-sized enterprises.