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 8, 2021 (June 2, 2021)
Commission File Number 0-25346
ACI WORLDWIDE, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)||(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)|
|600 Brickell Avenue||Suite 1500, PMB #11||Miami,||Florida|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, $0.005 par value||ACIW||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.
Effective June 2, 2021, the Board of Directors of ACI Worldwide, Inc. (the “Company”) adopted a new form of Restricted Share Unit Award Agreement for grants of Restricted Share Units to directors under the Company's 2020 Equity and Incentive Compensation Plan. This new form award agreement for directors is substantially similar to the existing Form of Restricted Share Unit Award Agreement for the Company's 2020 Equity and Incentive Compensation Plan except that it provides for acceleration of vesting upon a change in control. The new form award agreement for directors is attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 10.1 and incorporated herein by reference.
Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
The Company held its 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”) on June 2, 2021. At the Annual Meeting, the stockholders voted on the following three proposals which are further described in the 2021 Proxy Statement.
Proposal 1: The stockholders elected each of the following ten nominees to the Board of Directors to hold office until the 2022 Annual Meeting of Stockholders.
Charles K. Bobrinskoy
Janet O. Estep
James C. Hale III
Mary P. Harman
Didier R. Lamouche
Charles E. Peters, Jr.
Adalio T. Sanchez
Thomas W. Warsop III
Samir M. Zabeneh
Proposal 2: The stockholders ratified the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021.
Proposal 3: The stockholders approved, on an advisory basis, the named executive compensation as described in the 2021 Proxy Statement.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Form of Director Restricted Share Unit Award Agreement for the Company's 2020 Equity and Incentive Compensation Plan
Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
ACI WORLDWIDE, INC.
|Date: June 8, 2021|
|/s/ DENNIS P. BYRNES|
|Dennis P. Byrnes|
|Executive Vice President and |