UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
CURRENT REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 or 15(d) of THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 18, 2018
INTERCONTINENTAL EXCHANGE, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
(I.R.S. Employer Identification
5660 New Northside Drive, Third Floor, Atlanta, Georgia 30328
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (770) 857-4700
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Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
(a) The Annual Meeting of Stockholders of the Company was held on May 18, 2018. At the close of business on March 20, 2018, which was the record date for the determination of stockholders entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting, there were 580,976,087 outstanding shares of common stock eligible to vote at the Annual Meeting, constituting all of the outstanding voting securities of the Company.
(b) The results of the matters submitted to a stockholder vote at the Annual Meeting are as follows:
1. Election of Directors: Our stockholders elected the following twelve directors to each serve a one-year term expiring on the date of the 2019 Annual Meeting of Stockholders or until his or her earlier resignation or successor has been duly elected and qualified:
|Sharon Y. Bowen||484,666,365||275,919||267,509||33,950,567|
|Ann M. Cairns||484,606,747||343,518||259,528||33,950,567|
|Charles R. Crisp||468,714,345||16,220,371||275,077||33,950,567|
|Duriya M. Farooqui||484,617,483||307,201||285,109||33,950,567|
|Lord Hague of Richmond||483,841,194||1,080,963||287,636||33,950,567|
|Frederick W. Hatfield||477,787,539||7,144,716||277,538||33,950,567|
|Thomas E. Noonan||484,626,164||294,850||288,779||33,950,567|
|Frederic V. Salerno||416,641,727||67,135,896||1,432,170||33,950,567|
|Jeffrey C. Sprecher||471,966,057||9,770,486||3,473,250||33,950,567|
|Judith A. Sprieser||474,080,690||10,869,266||259,837||33,950,567|
2. Advisory Resolution on Executive Compensation: Our stockholders approved the proposal on executive compensation. As previously disclosed, our Board has determined to hold advisory votes on executive compensation annually.
3. Approval of the 2018 Employee Stock Purchase Plan: Our stockholders approved the 2018 Employee Stock Purchase Plan.
4. Ratification of Appointment of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm: Our stockholders ratified the selection of Ernst & Young LLP as our independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on their behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|INTERCONTINENTAL EXCHANGE, INC.|
|Date: May 21, 2018||By:||/s/ Andrew J. Surdykowski|
|Andrew J. Surdykowski|
|Senior Vice President, Associate General Counsel|