Form S-8 On Deck Capital, Inc.

May 9, 2019 4:28 PM

As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on May 9, 2019
Registration No. 333-
 
UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FORM S‑8
REGISTRATION STATEMENT
UNDER
THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ON DECK CAPITAL, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 
 
 
 
 
Delaware
 
 
42-1709682
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
 
 
(I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)
1400 Broadway, 25th Floor
New York, New York 10018
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
 
 
 
 
 
2014 Employee Stock Purchase Plan
(Full title of the plan)
 
 
 
 
 
Noah Breslow
Chief Executive Officer
 On Deck Capital, Inc.
1400 Broadway, 25th Floor
New York, New York 10018
(888) 269-4246
(Name, address and telephone number, including area code, of agent for service)
 
 
 
Copies to:
 
 
Steven B. Boehm
Shashi N. Khiani
Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
700 Sixth Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
(202) 383-0100
 
Cory Kampfer
Robert Zuccaro
On Deck Capital, Inc.
1400 Broadway, 25th Floor
New York, New York 10018
(888) 269-4246

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is a large accelerated filer, an accelerated filer, a non-accelerated filer, a smaller reporting company or an emerging growth company. See the definitions of “large accelerated filer,” “accelerated filer,” “smaller reporting company,” and "emerging growth company" in Rule 12b-2 of the Exchange Act (Check one).
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CALCULATION OF REGISTRATION FEE
Title of Securities to be Registered
Amount
to be Registered (1)
Proposed Maximum Offering Price Per Share
Proposed Maximum Aggregate Offering Price
Amount of
Registration Fee
Common Stock, $0.005 par value per share, reserved for issuance pursuant to the 2014 Employee Stock Purchase Plan
753,753 (2)
$4.02 (3)
$3,030,087
$367.25
TOTAL
753,753
 
$3,030,087
$367.25








(1)
Pursuant to Rule 416(a) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act ”), this Registration Statement shall also cover any additional shares of the Registrant’s common stock that become issuable under the 2014 Employee Stock Purchase Plan (the “2014 ESPP”) by reason of any stock dividend, stock split, recapitalization or other similar transaction effected without receipt of consideration that increases the number of the Registrant’s outstanding shares of common stock.
(2)
Represents an annual increase on January 1, 2019 to the number of shares of the Registrant’s common stock reserved for issuance under the 2014 ESPP, which annual increase is provided for in the 2014 ESPP.
(3)
Estimated in accordance with Rule 457(c) and (h) of the Securities Act solely for the purpose of calculating the registration fee on the basis of 85% of $4.725 per share, which is the average of the high and low prices of the Registrant’s common stock, as reported on the New York Stock Exchange, on May 3, 2019. Pursuant to the 2014 ESPP, the purchase price of the shares of common stock reserved for issuance thereunder will be at least 85% of the lower of the fair market value of the Registrant's common stock on the first trading day of the offering period or on the exercise date.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


EXPLANATORY NOTE

This Registration Statement on Form S-8 (this “Registration Statement”) registers additional shares of common stock of On Deck Capital, Inc. (the “Registrant”) under the 2014 ESPP for which a Registration Statement on Form S-8 (Registration No. 333-200998) was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Commission”) on December 17, 2014, a related Registration Statement on Form S-8 (Registration No. 333-209938) was filed with the Commission on March 4, 2016 and a related Registration Statement on Form S-8 (Registration No. 333-216801) was filed with the Commission on March 17, 2017. Pursuant to General Instruction E to Form S-8, the contents of such earlier registration statements are incorporated by reference into this Registration Statement, except that the provisions contained in Parts I and II of such earlier registration statements are modified as set forth in this Registration Statement. The number of shares of the Registrant’s common stock available for issuance under the 2014 ESPP is subject to an annual increase on the first day of each fiscal year starting on January 1, 2016, by an amount equal to the least of (i) 1,800,000 shares of common stock, (ii) 1% of the outstanding shares of common stock on such date, or (iii) such amount as determined by the administrator of the 2014 ESPP (the “2014 ESPP Annual Adjustment Provision”). On January 1, 2019 the number of shares of the Registrant’s common stock available for issuance under the 2014 ESPP increased by 753,753 shares. This Registration Statement registers such additional shares of the Registrant’s common stock, which were available for issuance under the 2014 ESPP pursuant to the 2014 ESPP Annual Adjustment Provision as of January 1, 2019.
PART I
INFORMATION REQUIRED IN THE PROSPECTUS
The information specified in Item 1 and Item 2 of Part I of Form S-8 is omitted from this Registration Statement in accordance with the provisions of Rule 428 under the Securities Act , and the introductory note to Part I of Form S-8. The documents containing the information specified in Part I of Form S-8 will be delivered to the participants in the equity benefit plans covered by this Registration Statement as specified by Rule 428(b)(1) under the Securities Act.
PART II
INFORMATION REQUIRED IN REGISTRATION STATEMENT
Item 3.  Incorporation of Documents by Reference.

The Registrant hereby incorporates by reference into this Registration Statement the following documents previously filed with the Commission:
(1)
The Registrant’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2018, filed with the Commission on March 1, 2019 pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”);
(2)
All other reports filed by the Registrant with the Commission pursuant to Sections 13(a) or 15(d) of the Exchange Act since the end of the fiscal year covered by the Registrant’s Annual Report referred to in (1) above; and
(3)
The description of the Registrant’s common stock contained in the Company’s Registration Statement on Form 8-A (File No. 001-36779) filed with the Commission on December 9, 2014, pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Exchange Act, including any amendment or report filed for the purpose of updating such description.




All documents filed by the Registrant pursuant to Sections 13(a), 13(c), 14 and 15(d) of the Exchange Act on or after the date of this Registration Statement and prior to the filing of a post-effective amendment to this Registration Statement that indicates that all securities offered have been sold or that deregisters all securities then remaining unsold shall be deemed to be incorporated by reference in this Registration Statement and to be part hereof from the date of filing of such documents; provided, however, that documents or information deemed to have been furnished and not filed in accordance with the rules of the Commission shall not be deemed incorporated by reference into this Registration Statement. Any statement contained in a document incorporated or deemed to be incorporated by reference herein shall be deemed to be modified or superseded for purposes of this Registration Statement to the extent that a statement contained herein or in any subsequently filed document which also is deemed to be incorporated by reference herein modifies or supersedes such statement. Any such statement so modified or superseded shall not be deemed, except as so modified or superseded, to constitute a part of this Registration Statement.
Item 4.  Description of Securities.
Not applicable.
Item 5.  Interests of Named Experts and Counsel.
Not applicable.
Item 6.  Indemnification of Directors and Officers.
As permitted by Section 102(b)(7) of the General Corporation Law of the State of Delaware, the Registrant’s amended and restated certificate of incorporation contains provisions that eliminate, to the maximum extent permitted by the General Corporation Law of the State of Delaware, the personal liability of the Registrant’s directors and executive officers for monetary damages for breach of their fiduciary duties as directors or officers. In addition, as permitted by Section 145 of the General Corporation Law of the State of Delaware, the Registrant’s amended and restated certificate of incorporation and amended and restated bylaws provide that the Registrant must indemnify its directors and executive officers and may indemnify its employees and other agents to the fullest extent permitted by the General Corporation Law of the State of Delaware.
Sections 145 of the General Corporation Law of the State of Delaware provides that a corporation may indemnify any person made a party or who is threatened to be made a party to an action by reason of the fact that he or she is or was a director, executive officer, employee or agent of the corporation or is or was serving at the request of a corporation as a director, executive officer, employee or agent of another corporation, partnership, joint venture, trust or other enterprise, against expenses (including attorneys’ fees), judgments, fines and amounts paid in settlement actually and reasonably incurred by him or her, or against expenses (including attorneys' fees) actually and reasonably incurred by him or her in connection with the defense or settlement, in each case, in connection with such action if he or she acted in good faith and in a manner he or she reasonably believed to be in, or not opposed to, the best interests of the corporation and, with respect to any criminal action or proceeding for which indemnification is sought for expenses, judgments, fines and amounts paid in settlement in connection with such action, had no reasonable cause to believe his or her conduct was unlawful, except that, in the case of an action by or in right of the corporation, no indemnification for defense or settlement expenses may generally be made in respect of any claim as to which such person is adjudged to be liable to the corporation.
The Registrant has entered into indemnification agreements with its directors and executive officers, in addition to the indemnification provided for in its amended and restated certificate of incorporation and amended and restated bylaws, and intends to enter into indemnification agreements with any new directors and executive officers in the future.
The Registrant has purchased and intends to maintain insurance on behalf of each and any person who is or was a director or officer of the Registrant against any loss arising from any claim asserted against him or her and incurred by him or her in any such capacity, subject to certain exclusions.
See also the undertakings set out in response to Item 9 herein.
Item 7.  Exemption from Registration Claimed.
Not applicable.
Item 8.  Exhibits.
See Exhibit Index immediately following the Signature Page.




Item 9. Undertakings.
A.
The undersigned Registrant hereby undertakes:
(1)
To file, during any period in which offers or sales are being made, a post-effective amendment to this Registration Statement:
(i)
To include any prospectus required by Section 10(a)(3) of the Securities Act;
(ii)
To reflect in the prospectus any facts or events arising after the effective date of the registration statement (or
the most recent post-effective amendment thereof) which, individually or in the aggregate, represent a fundamental change in the information set forth in the registration statement. Notwithstanding the foregoing, any increase or decrease in volume of securities offered (if the total dollar value of securities offered would not exceed that which was registered) and any deviation from the low or high end of the estimated maximum offering range may be reflected in the form of prospectus filed with the Commission pursuant to Rule 424(b) if, in the aggregate, the changes in volume and price represent no more than a 20 percent change in the maximum aggregate offering price set forth in the “Calculation of Registration Fee” table in the effective registration statement; and
(iii)
To include any material information with respect to the plan of distribution not previously disclosed in the Registration Statement or any material change to such information in the Registration Statement;

Provided, however, that paragraphs (A)(1)(i) and (A)(1)(ii) do not apply if the information required to be included in a post-effective amendment by those paragraphs is contained in periodic reports filed with or furnished to the Commission by the
Registrant pursuant to Section 13 or Section 15(d) of the Exchange Act that are incorporated by reference in this Registration
Statement.
(2)
That, for the purpose of determining any liability under the Securities Act, each such post-effective amendment shall be deemed to be a new registration statement relating to the securities offered therein, and the offering of such securities at that time shall be deemed to be the initial bona fide offering thereof.
(3)
To remove from registration by means of a post-effective amendment any of the securities being registered which remain unsold at the termination of the offering.
B.
The undersigned Registrant hereby undertakes that, for purposes of determining any liability under the Securities Act, each filing of the Registrant’s annual report pursuant to Section 13(a) or Section 15(d) of the Exchange Act (and, where applicable, each filing of an employee benefit plan’s annual report pursuant to Section 15(d) of the Exchange Act) that is incorporated by reference in this Registration Statement shall be deemed to be a new registration statement relating to the securities offered therein, and the offering of such securities at that time shall be deemed to be the initial bona fide offering thereof.
C.
Insofar as indemnification for liabilities arising under the Securities Act may be permitted to directors, officers and controlling persons of the Registrant pursuant to the foregoing provisions, or otherwise, the Registrant has been advised that in the opinion of the Commission such indemnification is against public policy as expressed in the Securities Act and is, therefore, unenforceable. In the event that a claim for indemnification against such liabilities (other than the payment by the Registrant of expenses incurred or paid by a director, officer or controlling person of the Registrant in the successful defense of any action, suit or proceeding) is asserted by such director, officer or controlling person in connection with the securities being registered, the Registrant will, unless in the opinion of its counsel the matter has been settled by controlling precedent, submit to a court of appropriate jurisdiction the question whether such indemnification by it is against public policy as expressed in the Securities Act and will be governed by the final adjudication of such issue.




SIGNATURES
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, the Registrant certifies that it has reasonable grounds to believe that it meets all of the requirements for filing on Form S-8 and has duly caused this Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the city of New York, State of New York, on May 9, 2019.
ON DECK CAPITAL, INC.
By: /s/ Noah Breslow
Noah Breslow
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
POWER OF ATTORNEY
KNOW ALL PERSONS BY THESE PRESENTS, that each person whose signature appears below constitutes and appoints Noah Breslow, Kenneth Brause and Cory Kampfer, jointly and severally, as his or her true and lawful attorney-in-fact and agent, with full power of substitution and resubstitution, for him or her and in his or her name, place and stead, in any and all capacities, to sign this Registration Statement on Form S-8 of On Deck Capital, Inc. and any or all amendments (including post-effective amendments), and to file the same, with all exhibits thereto, and other documents in connection therewith, with the Securities and Exchange Commission, granting unto said attorney-in-fact and agent full power and authority to do and perform each and every act and thing requisite or necessary to be done in and about the premises hereby ratifying and confirming all that said attorneys-in-fact and agents, or his or her or their substitute or substitutes, may lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue hereof.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Registration Statement on Form S-8 has been signed by the following persons in the capacities and on the dates indicated.

Signature
 
Title
 
Date
/s/ Noah Breslow                     
Noah Breslow
 
Chief Executive Officer and Director (Principal Executive Officer)
 
May 9, 2019
/s/ Kenneth Brause
Kenneth Brause
 
Chief Financial Officer
(Principal Financial Officer)
 
May 9, 2019
/s/ Nicholas Sinigaglia           
Nicholas Sinigaglia
 
Chief Accounting Officer
(Principal Accounting Officer)
 
May 9, 2019
/s/ Chandra Dhandapani
Chandra Dhandapani
 
Director
 
May 9, 2019
/s/ Daniel S. Henson              
Daniel S. Henson
 
Director
 
May 9, 2019
/s/ Bruce P. Nolop                  
Bruce P. Nolop
 
Director
 
May 9, 2019
/s/ Manolo Sánchez      
Manolo Sánchez
 
Director
 
May 9, 2019
/s/ Jane J. Thompson             
Jane J. Thompson
 
Director
 
May 9, 2019
/s/ Ronald F. Verni                
Ronald F. Verni
 
Director
 
May 9, 2019
/s/ Neil E. Wolfson               
Neil E. Wolfson
 
Director
 
May 9, 2019






INDEX TO EXHIBITS

Exhibit
Number
 
Description
 
Filed / Incorporated by
Reference from
Form *

 
Incorporated
by Reference
from Exhibit
Number

 
Date Filed
 
 
S-1
 
4.1
 
11/10/2014
 
 
10-K
 
10.4
 
3/1/2019
 
 
Filed herewith.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Filed herewith.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
24.1
 
Power of Attorney (contained on signature page hereto)
 
 
 
 
 
 


*
All exhibits incorporated by reference to the registrant's Form S-1 or S-1/A registration statements relate to Registration No. 333-200043





Exhibit 5.1

[Letterhead of Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP]

May 9, 2019

On Deck Capital, Inc.
1400 Broadway, 25th Floor
New York, New York 10018
 
Re:   On Deck Capital, Inc.
Registration Statement on Form S-8
 
Ladies and Gentlemen:
We have acted as counsel to On Deck Capital, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), in connection with the preparation and filing by the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission of a registration statement on Form S-8 (the “Registration Statement”) under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), with respect to the registration of 753,753 additional shares of the Company’s common stock, par value $0.005 per share (the “Shares”), pursuant to the Company’s 2014 Employee Stock Purchase Plan (the “Plan”).
As counsel to the Company, we have participated in the preparation of the Registration Statement and have examined originals or copies of the following:
(i)
The Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation of the Company, as amended, certified as of the date hereof by an officer of the Company;
(ii)
The Amended and Restated Bylaws of the Company, certified as of the date hereof by an officer of the Company;
(iii)
A Certificate of Good Standing issued by the Secretary of State of the State of Delaware as to the existence of the Company, as of a recent date; and
(iv)
The resolutions of the board of directors of the Company relating to, among other things, (a) the authorization and approval of the preparation and filing of the Registration Statement and (b) the authorization and issuance of the Shares pursuant to the Registration Statement and the Plan.
With respect to such examination and our opinion expressed herein, we have assumed, without any independent investigation or verification (i) the genuineness of all signatures on all documents submitted to us for examination, (ii) the legal capacity of all natural persons, (iii) the authenticity of all documents submitted to us as originals, (iv) the conformity to original documents of all documents submitted to us as conformed or reproduced copies and the authenticity of the originals of such copied documents, and (v) that all certificates issued by public officials have been properly issued. We also have assumed without independent investigation or verification the accuracy and completeness of all corporate records made available to us by the Company.
As to certain matters of fact relevant to the opinions in this opinion letter, we have relied upon certificates and/or representations of officers of the Company. We have also relied on certificates and confirmations of public officials. We have not independently established the facts, or in the case of certificates or confirmations of public officials, the other statements, so relied upon.
This opinion letter is limited to the effect of the General Corporation Law of the State of Delaware, as in effect on the date hereof, and we express no opinion as to the applicability or effect of any other laws of the State of Delaware or the laws of any other jurisdictions. Without limiting the preceding sentence, we express no opinion as to any state securities or broker-dealer laws or regulations thereunder relating to the offer, issuance


 

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and sale of the Shares pursuant to the Registration Statement and the Plan. This opinion letter has been prepared, and should be interpreted, in accordance with customary practice followed in the preparation of opinion letters by lawyers who regularly give, and such customary practice followed by lawyers who on behalf of their clients regularly advise opinion recipients regarding, opinion letters of this kind.
Based upon and subject to the limitations, exceptions, qualifications and assumptions set forth in this opinion letter, we are of the opinion that the Shares issuable pursuant to the Registration Statement and the Plan have been duly authorized and, when issued and paid for in accordance with the terms of the Plan, the Shares will be validly issued, fully paid and nonassessable.
The opinions expressed in this opinion letter (a) are strictly limited to the matters stated in this opinion letter, and without limiting the foregoing, no other opinions are to be inferred and (b) are only as of the date of this opinion letter, and we are under no obligation, and do not undertake, to advise the addressee of this opinion letter or any other person or entity either of any change of law or fact that occurs, or of any fact that comes to our attention, after the date of this opinion letter, even though such change or such fact may affect the legal analysis or a legal conclusion in this opinion letter.
We hereby consent to the filing of this opinion letter as an exhibit to the Registration Statement. We do not admit by giving this consent that we are in the category of persons whose consent is required under Section 7 of the Securities Act.
    
Respectfully submitted,

/s/ Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP





Exhibit 23.1

Consent of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm

We consent to the incorporation by reference in the Registration Statement (Form S-8) pertaining to the On Deck Capital, Inc. 2014 Employee Stock Purchase Plan of our report dated March 1, 2019, with respect to the consolidated financial statements of On Deck Capital, Inc. included in its Annual Report (Form 10-K) for the year ended December 31, 2018, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
/s/ Ernst & Young LLP

New York, New York

May 9, 2019
 


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