i3 Verticals Reports Acquisition and Inducement Equity Grants
The acquired business provides comprehensive revenue cycle management and related administrative and consulting services for hospitals, including academic teaching institutions with residents, practice groups and healthcare providers primarily in the southeast. This business leverages its secure and customizable proprietary software, seamless integrations with various medical records systems, and established relationships with payers (including direct claims to Medicare and Medicaid), to offer its customers prompt and reliable services.
The Company will discuss this acquisition in further detail during its upcoming fourth quarter and year-end earnings call in November.
Chairman and CEO
The aggregate cash consideration paid at closing was
In connection with this acquisition, the Company granted equity awards under its 2020 Acquisition Equity Incentive Plan to employees in accordance with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4). The Company granted options to purchase a total of 600,000 shares of the Company’s Class A common stock to 419 employees as a material inducement for them to enter into employment with the Company. These stock options will vest ratably over three years, subject to the employees’ continued service to the Company through each applicable vesting date. The stock options have an exercise price equal to
Helping drive the convergence of software and payments, the Company delivers integrated payment and software solutions to small and medium-sized businesses and other organizations in strategic vertical markets, such as education, non-profit, the public sector, and healthcare and to the business-to-business payments market. With a broad suite of payment and software solutions that address the specific needs of its clients in each strategic vertical market, the Company processed approximately
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