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 19, 2020


Tradeweb Markets Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)



Delaware 001-38860 83-2456358
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)


1177 Avenue of the Americas
New York, New York
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (646) 430-6000




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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¨Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))
¨Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))


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

Title of each class   Trading Symbol(s)   Name of each exchange on which
Class A common stock, par value $0.00001   TW   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 x


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. x






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


On May 19, 2020, Tradeweb Markets Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. At the 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, stockholders voted on the matters disclosed in the Company’s definitive Proxy Statement on Schedule 14A filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 9, 2020. The final voting results for the matters submitted to a vote of the stockholders were as follows:


Proposal 1: Election of Directors.


The Company’s stockholders elected the persons listed below as Class I directors for a three-year term expiring at the Company’s 2023 Annual Meeting of Stockholders or until their respective successors are duly elected and qualified:


Nominee   Votes For   Votes Withheld   Broker Non-Votes
John Finley   1,224,916,378   38,830,418   2,805,214
Scott Ganeles   1,229,006,974   34,739,822   2,805,214
Debra Walton   1,227,734,185   36,012,611   2,805,214


Proposal 2: Ratification of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm.


The Company’s stockholders ratified the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2020.


Votes For   Votes Against   Abstentions
1,266,484,396   27,898   39,716







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: May 26, 2020 By: /s/ Douglas Friedman  
    Name: Douglas Friedman  
    Title: General Counsel