PTC Therapeutics
PTC THERAPEUTICS, INC. (Form: 4, Received: 05/11/2017 17:22:07)
FORM 4
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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 *

Kovacs Shane William Charles
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

PTC THERAPEUTICS, INC. [ PTCT ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

_____ Director                      _____ 10% Owner
__ X __ Officer (give title below)      _____ Other (specify below)
Chief Financial Officer
(Last)          (First)          (Middle)

C/O PTC THERAPEUTICS, INC., 100 CORPORATE COURT
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)

5/9/2017
(Street)

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ 07080
(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   5/9/2017     M    10000   A $10.85   37850   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
Stock Option (Right To Buy)   $10.85   5/9/2017     M         10000      (1) 5/21/2023   Common Stock   10000.0   $0   45625   D    
Stock Option (Right To Buy)   $27.05                      (2) 1/27/2024   Common Stock   46384.0     46384   D    
Stock Option (Right To Buy)   $51.0                      (3) 1/1/2025   Common Stock   85600.0     85600   D    
Stock Option (Right To Buy)   $30.86                      (4) 1/3/2026   Common Stock   80000.0     80000   D    
Stock Option (Right To Buy)   $11.23                      (5) 1/2/2027   Common Stock   52500.0     52500   D    

Explanation of Responses:
(1)  This option award was granted on May 22, 2013, with 25% of the shares underlying the option vested on May 22, 2014, and an additional 2.083% of the original number of shares underlying the option vesting on a monthly basis thereafter, beginning on June 30, 2014.
(2)  This option award was granted on January 28, 2014, with 25% of the shares underlying the option vested on January 1, 2015, and an additional 6.25% of the original number of shares underlying the option vesting at the end of each successive three-month period thereafter, beginning on April 1, 2015.
(3)  This option award was granted on January 2, 2015, with 25% of the shares underlying the option vesting on January 1, 2016, and an additional 6.25% of the original number of shares underlying the option vesting at the end of each successive three-month period thereafter, beginning on April 1, 2016.
(4)  This option was granted on January 4, 2016, and vests over four years, with 25% of the shares underlying the option vesting on January 4, 2017, and an additional 6.25% of the original number of shares underlying the option vesting at the end of each successive three-month period thereafter, beginning on April 4, 2017.
(5)  This option was granted on January 3, 2017, and vests over four years, with 25% of the shares underlying the option vesting on January 3, 2018, and an additional 6.25% of the original number of shares underlying the option vesting at the end of each successive three-month period thereafter, beginning on April 3, 2018.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Kovacs Shane William Charles
C/O PTC THERAPEUTICS, INC.
100 CORPORATE COURT
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ 07080


Chief Financial Officer

Signatures
/s/ Colleen Diver Johnson, attorney-in-fact 5/11/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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