SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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): July 30, 2014
Voya Financial, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
230 Park Avenue
New York, New York
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (212) 309-8200
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 5.07.||Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.|
(a) The Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the Annual Meeting) of Voya Financial, Inc. (the Company) was held on July 30, 2014.
(b) The results of the matters submitted to a stockholder vote at the Annual Meeting were as follows:
Item 1 Election of Directors: Our stockholders elected the following nine directors to each serve a one-year term expiring at our annual meeting in 2015. Each director will hold office until his or her successor has been elected and qualified or until the directors earlier resignation or removal.
Jane P. Chwick
Patrick G. Flynn
J. Barry Griswell
Frederick S. Hubbell
Hendricus A. Koemans
Rodney O. Martin, Jr.
Willem F. Nagel
Deborah C. Wright
Item 2 Our stockholders approved, on an advisory basis, the compensation paid to the named executive officers.
Item 3 Our stockholders approved, on an advisory basis, Every Year as the frequency of future advisory votes on executive compensation.
Item 4 Our stockholders approved the adoption of the Voya Financial, Inc. 2014 Omnibus Employee Incentive Plan.
Item 5 Our stockholders approved the Amended and Restated Voya Financial, Inc. 2013 Omnibus Non-Employee Director Incentive Plan.
Item 6 Our stockholders ratified the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Companys independent registered public accounting firm for fiscal year 2014.
(d) In light of the results of the advisory vote on the frequency of future advisory votes on executive compensation, the Company will hold an advisory vote on executive compensation annually until the next advisory vote on the frequency of stockholder votes on the compensation of executives, which will occur no later than the Companys annual meeting in 2020.
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.
|Voya Financial, Inc.|
|Senior Vice President and Corporate Secretary|
Date: July 31, 2014