ATLANTA & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE), a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of data and listings services, today announced the results of the company’s 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, which was held Friday, May 18 in Atlanta. A replay of the meeting is available at http://ir.theice.com.
Each of the twelve director nominees received a majority of votes cast “for” their election. Each director was elected to a one-year term.
Stockholders approved an advisory executive compensation vote, with a majority of the votes cast “for” the proposal.
Stockholders approved the Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. 2018 Employee Stock Purchase Plan, with a majority of the votes cast “for” the proposal.
Ernst & Young LLP was ratified as the company’s independent registered public accounting firm for 2018 with a majority of the votes cast “for” the ratification of Ernst & Young LLP.
Broadridge Investor Communication Solutions served as the Inspector of Elections, which tabulated and verified the results of the stockholder vote.
About Intercontinental Exchange
Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE) is a Fortune 500 and Fortune Future 50 company formed in the year 2000 to modernize markets. ICE serves customers by operating the exchanges, clearing houses and information services they rely upon to invest, trade and manage risk across global financial and commodity markets. A leader in market data, ICE Data Services serves the information and connectivity needs across virtually all asset classes. As the parent company of the New York Stock Exchange, the company raises more capital than any other exchange in the world, driving economic growth and transforming markets.
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SOURCE: Intercontinental Exchange