SEC Form 4
Washington, D.C. 20549


Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
OMB Number: 3235-0287
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Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Bowen Eric

(Last) (First) (Middle)

AMES IA 50010

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Renewable Energy Group, Inc. [ REGI ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
General Counsel and Secretary
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock(1) 05/21/2021 M 10,000 A $0 87,903(2) D
Common Stock(1) 05/21/2021 D 1,556 D $57.65 86,347 D
Common Stock(1) 05/21/2021 F 4,446 D $57.65 81,901 D
Common Stock(1) 05/21/2021 M 30,309 A $0 112,210 D
Common Stock(1) 05/24/2021 D 4,765 D $60.56 107,445 D
Common Stock(1) 05/24/2021 F 13,449 D $60.56 93,996 D
Common Stock 05/24/2021 S 1,999 D $61.401 91,997 D
Common Stock 05/25/2021 S 9,790 D $58.3607 82,207 D
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Stock Appreciation Right $8.97 05/21/2021 M 10,000 04/24/2016 04/24/2022 Common Stock 10,000 $57.65 80,811 D
Stock Appreciation Right $9.52 05/24/2021 M 30,309 03/24/2019 03/24/2025 Common Stock 30,309 $60.56 50,502 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Activity related to Stock Appreciation Rights exercises.
2. Number of shares reflects transfer of 1,155 shares on March 30, 2021 pursuant to transaction exempt from Section 16 reporting requirements.
/s/ Eric Bowen 05/25/2021
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 4 (b)(v).
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