Nasdaq, Inc.
NASDAQ, INC. (Form: 4, Received: 02/01/2018 17:56:31)
FORM 4
[ ] Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).         
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

FRIEDMAN ADENA T
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

NASDAQ, INC. [ NDAQ ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

__ X __ Director                      _____ 10% Owner
__ X __ Officer (give title below)      _____ Other (specify below)
President and CEO
(Last)          (First)          (Middle)

ONE LIBERTY PLAZA
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)

1/30/2018
(Street)

NEW YORK, NY 10006
(City)        (State)        (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)

 
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. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. 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, par value $0.01 per share                  217469   (1) D    

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. 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 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 of Derivative Security: 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
Employee Stock Option (Right to Buy)   $66.68   1/30/2018     A      89605         (2) 1/3/2027   Common Stock   89605   $0.00   89605   (3) D    

Explanation of Responses:
(1)  Represents (i) 81,584 shares of vested restricted stock, (ii) 101,434 vested shares underlying PSUs and (iii) 34,451 shares granted under Nasdaq's Equity Incentive Plan or acquired under Nasdaq's Employee Stock Purchase Plan when Ms. Friedman was previously an employee of Nasdaq.
(2)  Options exercisable.
(3)  On January 3, 2017, Ms. Friedman received a grant of 268,817 performance-based options that vests in one-third annual installments based on Nasdaq's satisfaction of certain performance goals for each of the fiscal years ending December 31, 2017, 2018 and 2019. On January 30, 2018, Nasdaq's Management Compensation Committee and Board of Directors determined that the performance goal for 2017 was met, resulting in the settlement of the first one-third of the grant.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
FRIEDMAN ADENA T
ONE LIBERTY PLAZA
NEW YORK, NY 10006
X
President and CEO

Signatures
/s/ Edward S. Knight, by power of attorney 2/1/2018
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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