SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 19, 2020
MEDALLION FINANCIAL CORP.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
437 Madison Avenue
New York, New York 10022
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share||MFIN||NASDAQ Global Select Market|
|9.000% Senior Notes due 2021||MFINL||NASDAQ Global Select Market|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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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.
On June 19, 2020, at the annual meeting of stockholders (the Annual Meeting) of Medallion Financial Corp. (the Company), the Companys stockholders approved an amendment (the Plan Amendment) to the Companys 2018 Equity Incentive Plan (the Plan), increasing the number of the shares reserved for issuance thereunder by 710,715 shares, to 2,210,968 shares. The Plan Amendment was previously approved by the Companys Board of Directors, subject to stockholder approval at the Annual Meeting, and the Plan Amendment became effective upon such stockholder approval.
A description of the Plan Amendment is set forth in the Companys Definitive Proxy Statement for the Annual Meeting filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on April 28, 2020 (the Proxy Statement) and is incorporated by reference herein. The description of the Plan Amendment is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of the Plan Amendment, which is attached as Annex A to the Proxy Statement and is incorporated by reference herein.
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: June 24, 2020
|MEDALLION FINANCIAL CORP.|
|Name:||Larry D. Hall|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|
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