EBIX, INC. (NASDAQ:EBIX) Files An 8-K Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers: Election of Directors: Appointment of Certain Officers: Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
(e) Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
On January 7, 2019, after reviewing the Chief Executive Officer’s performance under his compensation plan, the Compensation Committee and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Ebix, Inc. approved the grant of $600 thousand in shares of restricted common stock to the Chief Executive Officer of Ebix, Inc. based on the closing price of the Company’s common stock on January 7, 2019. As a result, the Chief Executive Officer was granted 13,541 shares of restricted common stock. The shares vest over a three-year period. The first one-third of these awards will vest on January 7, 2020 and the remaining two-thirds vest in quarterly installments over the next eight quarters.
About EBIX, INC. (NASDAQ:EBIX)
Ebix, Inc. (Ebix) is a supplier of software and e-commerce solutions to the insurance industry. Ebix provides application software products for the insurance industry, including carrier systems, agency systems and exchanges, as well as custom software development. Ebix conducts its operations through four channels, which include Exchanges, Carrier Systems, Broker Systems and Risk Compliance Solutions (RCS). Ebix operates data exchanges in the areas of life insurance, annuities, employee health benefits, risk management, workers compensation, and property and casualty (P&C) insurance. Ebix designs and deploys back-end systems for P&C insurance brokers across the world. Ebix also designs and deploys on-demand and back-end systems for P&C insurance companies. Ebix focus in RCS channel pertains to business process outsourcing services that include providing project management, time and material consulting to clients across the world, and claims adjudication/settlement services.