0001113169falsePRICE T ROWE GROUP INC00011131692021-05-182021-05-18

Washington, D.C. 20549


Pursuant to Section 13 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 18, 2021

T. Rowe Price Group, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State of
File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
100 East Pratt Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21202
(Address of principal executive offices)(Zip Code)

Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (410) 345-2000

(Former Name of 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:

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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each classTrading SymbolName of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $0.20TROWThe NASDAQ Stock Market LLC

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 (§240.12-2 of this chapter).
                                        Emerging growth company
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.

Section 8 - Other Events
Item 8.01. Other Events.

On May 18, 2021, T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing the entry into a contractual relationship with FIS, through which FIS will assume responsibility for managing technology development and core operations for the Company's retirement recordkeeping business. As part of the transaction about 800 of the Company's operations and technology associates will be offered employment with FIS. The press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K, and are incorporated herein by reference.

Section 9 - Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits.

    99.1 Press Release Dated May 18, 2021.


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.
T. Rowe Price Group, Inc.
By: /s/ Céline S. Dufétel
Céline S. Dufétel
Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Date: May 18, 2021