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IBKR Interactive Brokers

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

FORM 8-K

CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): April 23, 2020

INTERACTIVE BROKERS GROUP, INC.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)

Delaware

001-33440

30-0390693

(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)

(Commission File Number)

(I.R.S. Employer Identification

Number)

One Pickwick Plaza, Greenwich, CT 06830

(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

(203) 618-5800

(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)

Not Applicable

(Former Name or 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:

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

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Title of each class

Trading Symbol

Name of the exchange on which registered

Common Stock, par value $.01 per share

  IBKR  

  The 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).

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. □


Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

The annual meeting of stockholders of Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (the "Company") was held on April 23, 2020.

The stockholders voted on proposals to elect directors to the Company's Board of Directors (the "Board") and to ratify the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as independent auditor.

All nominees for election to the Board were elected for a one-year term expiring at the annual meeting of stockholders in the following year. Each director will hold office until his successor has been elected and qualified or until the director's earlier resignation or removal.

The number of votes cast for or against and the number of abstentions with respect to each proposal is set forth below. The Company's independent inspector of election reported the vote of the stockholders as follows:

Election of Directors (Percentages shown are of the votes cast)

Broker

For

Against

Abstain

Non-Vote

Thomas Peterffy

368,534,397

26,636,133

269,218

11,826,576

93.19%

6.74%

0.07%

Earl H. Nemser

364,216,270

31,151,021

72,457

11,826,576

92.10%

7.88%

0.02%

Milan Galik

381,431,367

13,935,945

72,436

11,826,576

96.46%

3.52%

0.02%

Paul J. Brody

375,905,690

19,009,257

524,801

11,826,576

95.06%

4.81%

0.13%

Lawrence E. Harris

387,967,569

7,395,662

76,517

11,826,576

98.11%

1.87%

0.02%

Gary Katz

394,634,641

727,193

77,914

11,826,576

99.80%

0.18%

0.02%

John M. Damgard

394,621,108

740,401

78,239

11,826,576

99.79%

0.19%

0.02%

Philip Uhde

394,622,637

739,639

77,472

11,826,576

99.79%

0.19%

0.02%

William Peterffy

378,334,855

16,174,778

930,115

11,826,576

95.67%

4.09%

0.24%

Stockholders approved the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2020, by a vote of 406,413,045 for; 686,367 against; and 166,912 abstentions.

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SIGNATURE

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 hereunto duly authorized.

Dated: April 28, 2020

INTERACTIVE BROKERS GROUP, INC.

By:

/s/ Paul J. Brody

Name:

Paul J. Brody

Title:

Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer
and Secretary