Washington, DC 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 5, 2018



Endurance International Group Holdings, Inc.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)


Delaware   001- 36131   46-3044956
(State or Other Jurisdiction   (Commission   (IRS Employer
of Incorporation)   File Number)   Identification No.)


10 Corporate Drive, Suite 300

Burlington, MA

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (781) 852-3200

(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)



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Item 8.01. Other Events

On June 5, 2018, Endurance International Group Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) announced the settlement of the previously disclosed investigations by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) into the Company and its subsidiary Constant Contact, Inc. (“Constant Contact”). The Company and Constant Contact agreed to settle with the SEC by consenting to the SEC’s entry of a cease and desist order (the “Order”), without admitting or denying the SEC’s findings set forth in the Order, and by paying a civil monetary penalty in the amount of $8 million. The Order is available in the Administrative Proceedings section of the SEC’s website at https://www.sec.gov/litigation/admin.shtml.

The settlement does not require any changes to the Company’s historic financial information. The Company accrued the $8 million penalty in its fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2017 and will pay the penalty in the fiscal quarter ending June 30, 2018.


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.


Date: June 5, 2018    

/s/ Marc Montagner





Marc Montagner

Chief Financial Officer