ATLC Atlanticus

Filed: 15 May 19, 4:16pm



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): May 9, 2019



Atlanticus Holdings Corporation

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)







(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)


(Commission File Number)


(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)


Five Concourse Parkway, Suite 300, Atlanta, Georgia 30328

(Address of principal executive offices)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: 770-828-2000


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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of class

Trading Symbol

Name of exchange on which registered

Common stock, no par value


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.


At the Annual Meeting of Shareholders of Atlanticus Holdings Corporation (the “Company”) held on May 9, 2019, the Company’s shareholders approved the fourth amendment and restatement of the Atlanticus Holdings Corporation 2014 Equity Incentive Plan (the “2014 Plan”). The 2014 Plan authorized the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors of the Company to grant equity awards to directors, employees (including executive officers), consultants and other service providers, as more fully described and summarized in the Company’s Definitive Proxy Statement on Schedule 14A filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 11, 2019 (the “Proxy Statement”). The 2014 Plan, which was included as Appendix A to the Proxy Statement, is incorporated herein by reference.


Item 9.01.       Financial Statements and Exhibits.


            (d)       Exhibits.


Exhibit Number



10.1 Atlanticus Holdings Corporation Fourth Amended and Restated 2014 Equity Incentive Plan (incorporated by reference to Appendix A to our Definitive Proxy Statement on Schedule 14A filed on April 11, 2019).







            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.


                                                                        ATLANTICUS HOLDINGS CORPORATION


Date:   May 15, 2019                                      By:      /s/ William R. McCamey                   

Name:  William R. McCamey

Title:   Chief Financial Officer