UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND
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): June 4, 2014
INTERCONTINENTAL EXCHANGE, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
|(I.R.S. Employer Identification Number)|
2100 RiverEdge Parkway, Suite 500, Atlanta,
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip
Registrant’s telephone number, including
area code: (770) 857-4700
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Item 5.02. DEPARTURE OF DIRECTORS
OR CERTAIN OFFICERS; ELECTION OF DIRECTORS; APPOINTMENT OF CERTAIN OFFICERS; COMPENSATORY ARRANGEMENTS OF CERTAIN OFFICERS.
(b) Director Resignation.
On June 4, 2014, in connection with the
planned initial public offering of Euronext, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (the “Company”),
Euronext disclosed in its draft prospectus supplied to European regulators that Jan-Michiel Hessels plans to resign from his position
as a director of the Company to continue serving as a director of Euronext following the completion of its initial public offering.
Mr. Hessels resignation is contingent on the Company holding less than 30% of the issued share capital of Euronext after completion
of the initial public offering. Similarly, the draft prospectus disclosed that Jeffrey Sprecher, Scott Hill and Jean-Marc Forneri
will resign from the Euronext Supervisory Board if the Company holds less than 30% of the issued share capital of Euronext
after completion of the initial public offering.
There have been no disagreements between Mr.
Hessels and the Company on any matters related to the Company’s operations, policies or practices. Mr. Hessels is not a member
of any committees of the Board of Directors of the Company.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this Current Report on Form 8-K to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned
hereunto duly authorized.
||/s/ Scott A. Hill
||Scott A. Hill
||Chief Financial Officer
Date: June 10, 2014