FGF FG Financial

Filed: 19 Jan 21, 2:13pm






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): January 18, 2021





(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware 001-36366 46-1119100

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


970 Lake Carillon Drive, Suite 318, St. Petersburg, FL 33716

(Address of principal executive offices, including Zip Code)


(727) 304-5666

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)


1347 Property Insurance Holdings, Inc.

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)




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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, $0.001 par value per share FGF The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC
8.00% Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series A, $25.00 par value per share FGFPP The 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 (§240.12b-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.


On January 18, 2021, FG Financial Group, Inc. (the “Company”) and the Company’s Chief Executive Officer, Larry Swets, Jr., entered into an Equity Award Letter Agreement (the “Letter Agreement”), pursuant to which the Company clarified its intention to grant 500,000 of shares to Mr. Swets, as contemplated by the executive’s Employment Agreement with the Company dated November 10, 2020, as described in an 8-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on November 16, 2020.


Under the Letter Agreement, the Company agreed: (i) to grant Mr. Swets 130,000 stock options under the 2018 Equity Incentive Plan; and (ii) that it intends to grant an additional 370,000 stock options, restricted shares or restricted stock units pursuant to a future award (the “Future Award”), subject to the approval of an amended and/or new equity plan, among other conditions. Specifically, under the Letter Agreement, no such Future Award may be granted until there is a determination by the Compensation Committee of the specific vesting and other terms of the award, and an amended and/or new equity plan, in a form to be prepared and reviewed by the Board of Directors of the Company (the “Board”), has been approved by the Board and stockholders of the Company that authorizes a sufficient number of shares of common stock to make such Future Award.


Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.


(d) Exhibits:


Exhibit Description
10.1 Equity Award Letter Agreement between FG Financial Group, Inc. and Larry Swets






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.


Date: January 19, 2021By:/s/ John S. Hill
 Name:John S. Hill
 Title:Executive Vice President, Secretary and Chief Financial Officer