SEC FORM 4 SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
WOODS M TROY

(Last) (First) (Middle)
3550 LENOX ROAD

(Street)
ATLANTA GA 30326

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
GLOBAL PAYMENTS INC [ GPN ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
09/17/2019
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 09/17/2019 A(1) 240,183 A $0.00(1) 240,183 D
Common Stock 09/17/2019 A(2)(3) 201,692 A $0.00(2)(3) 441,875 D
Common Stock 09/17/2019 A(1) 10,385 A $0.00(1) 10,385 I Trust
Common Stock 09/17/2019 A(1) 32,098 A $0.00(1) 32,098 I Family Trust
Common Stock 09/17/2019 A(1) 1,766 A $0.00(1) 1,766 I Spouse
Common Stock 09/17/2019 A(1) 81,010 A $0.00(1) 81,010 I Grant retained annuity trust 12 2018
Common Stock 09/17/2019 A(1) 49,013 A $0.00(1) 49,013 I Grant retained annuity trust 4 2018
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Non-qualified Stock Option (Right to Buy) $54.91(4) 09/17/2019 A(4) 37,548(4) 09/17/2019(5) 02/25/2026 Common Stock 37,548 $0.00(4) 37,548 D
Non-qualified Stock Option (Right to Buy) $67.24(4) 09/17/2019 A(4) 118,268(4) (6) 02/16/2027 Common Stock 118,268 $0.00(4) 118,268 D
Non-qualified Stock Option (Right to Buy) $107.5(4) 09/17/2019 A(4) 109,545(4) (7) 02/15/2028 Common Stock 109,545 $0.00(4) 109,545 D
Non-qualified Stock Option (Right to Buy) $113.48(4) 09/17/2019 A(4) 69,444(4) (8) 02/12/2029 Common Stock 69,444 $0.00(4) 69,444 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Reflects the issuance of shares of Global Payments common stock, without par value ("Global Payments Common Stock"), contemplated by the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of May 27, 2019 (the "Merger Agreement"), by and between Total System Services, Inc. ("TSYS") and Global Payments Inc. ("Global Payments"), pursuant to which, at the effective time of the Merger (the "Effective Time"), TSYS merged with and into Global Payments, with Global Payments as the surviving entity. In accordance with the terms of the Merger Agreement, each share of TSYS common stock, par value $0.10 per share ("TSYS Common Stock"), was converted into 0.8101 shares (the "Exchange Ratio") of Global Payments Common Stock.
2. In accordance with the terms of the Merger Agreement, each restricted stock unit in respect of TSYS Common Stock (a "TSYS RSU") that was outstanding immediately prior to the Effective Time was automatically converted into a restricted stock unit (a "Global Payments RSU") in respect of that number of shares of Global Payments Common Stock (rounded to the nearest whole share) equal to the product of (i) the number of shares of TSYS Common Stock subject to such TSYS RSU immediately prior to the Effective Time and (ii) the Exchange Ratio. Applicable performance goals were deemed satisfied in accordance with the terms of the Merger Agreement and the Global Payments RSU otherwise remained subject to the same vesting schedule as the corresponding TSYS RSU. (cont'd)
3. (cont'd) With respect to such Global Payments RSUs (a) 70,887 will settle within 60 days following December 31, 2019, (b) 5,283 will settle within 60 days following February 13, 2020, (c) 73,169 will settle within 60 days following December 31, 2020, (d) 5,444 will settle within 60 days following February 13, 2021, (e) 41,626 will settle within 60 days following December 31, 2021 and (f) 5,283 will settle within 60 days following February 13, 2022.
4. In accordance with the terms of the Merger Agreement, each stock option to purchase shares of TSYS Common Stock (a "TSYS Stock Option") that was outstanding and unexercised immediately prior to the Effective Time was automatically converted into an option to purchase (i) that number of shares of Global Payments Common Stock (rounded down to the nearest whole share) equal to the product of (A) the number of shares of TSYS Common Stock subject to such TSYS Stock Option immediately prior to the Effective Time and (B) the Exchange Ratio, (ii) at an exercise price per share of Global Payments Common Stock (rounded up to the nearest whole cent) equal to the quotient of (A) the exercise price per share of TSYS Common Stock of such TSYS Stock Option immediately prior to the Effective Time and (B) the Exchange Ratio.
5. These options were fully vested and exercisable at the Effective Time.
6. 79,239 of these options were fully vested and exercisable at the Effective Time. The remaining options will become exercisable on February 17, 2020.
7. 36,149 of these options were fully vested and exercisable at the Effective Time. The remaining options will become exercisable in equal annual installments on February 16, 2020 and February 16, 2021.
8. These options will become exercisable in three equal annual installments on February 13, 2020, February 13, 2021 and February 13, 2022.
Remarks:
By: David Green, attorney-in-fact 09/19/2019
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