SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
200 WEST STREET

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10282

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Hyatt Hotels Corp [ H ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
08/07/2012
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
Form filed by One Reporting Person
X 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. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction 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
Class A Common Stock 08/07/2012 P 100 A $38.2 21,884 I See footnotes (1) (2) (3) (4)
Class A Common Stock 08/07/2012 S 100 D $38.19 21,784 I See footnotes (1) (2) (3) (4)
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction 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 (Month/Day/Year) 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: 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
Restricted Stock Units $0 03/31/2016 03/31/2016 Class A Common Stock 3,068 3,068 (5) I See footnotes (1) (5)
Restricted Stock Units $0 03/31/2015 03/31/2015 Class A Common Stock 3,170 3,170 (5) I See footnotes (1) (5)
Class B Common Stock $0 (6) (6) Class A Common Stock 12,654,050 12,654,050 I See footnotes (1) (6)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
200 WEST STREET

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10282

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
GOLDMAN SACHS & CO

(Last) (First) (Middle)
200 WEST STREET

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10282

(City) (State) (Zip)
Explanation of Responses:
1. This statement is being filed by The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ("GS Group") and Goldman, Sachs & Co. ("Goldman Sachs" and together with GS Group, the "Reporting Persons"). Goldman Sachs is a wholly-owned subsidiary of GS Group. Each Reporting Person disclaims beneficial ownership of the securities reported herein except to the extent of its pecuniary interest therein.
2. The shares of Class A common stock, par value $0.01 per share (the "Class A Common Stock"), of Hyatt Hotels Corporation (the "Company") reported herein as indirectly purchased and sold were beneficially owned directly by Goldman Sachs and indirectly by GS Group. Without admitting any legal obligation, Goldman Sachs or another wholly-owned subsidiary of GS Group will remit appropriate profits, if any, to the Company.
3. GS Group beneficially owns directly 7,096 shares of Class A Common Stock and may be deemed to beneficially own 7,341 shares of Class A Common Stock that were granted to Richard A. Friedman, a managing director of Goldman Sachs, in his capacity as a director of the Company pursuant to the Hyatt Hotels Corporation Non-Employee Director Compensation Program. Mr. Friedman has an understanding with GS Group pursuant to which such shares are held for the benefit of GS Group.
4. As of August 7, 2012, Goldman Sachs beneficially owns directly and GS Group may be deemed to beneficially own indirectly 7,347 shares of Class A Common Stock and Goldman Sachs also had open short positions of 3,837 shares of Class A Common Stock, reflecting changes due to exempt transactions.
5. GS Group may be deemed to beneficially own an aggregate of 6,238 restricted stock units that were granted to Richard A. Friedman, a managing director of Goldman Sachs, in his capacity as a director of the Company. Mr. Friedman has an understanding with GS Group pursuant to which such restricted stock units are held for the benefit of GS Group. Each restricted stock unit represents the contingent right to receive one share of Class A Common Stock and is fully vested.
6. Each share of Class B Common Stock is convertible at any time, at the option of the holder, into one share of Class A Common Stock. In addition, each share of Class B Common Stock will convert automatically into one share of Class A Common Stock upon any transfer, except for certain permitted transfers as described in the Company's Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation. Goldman Sachs and GS Group may be deemed to beneficially own indirectly 12,654,050 shares of Class A Common Stock by reason of the direct beneficial ownership of 12,654,050 shares of the Company's Class B Common Stock, in the aggregate, by certain investment partnerships of which affiliates of Goldman Sachs and GS Group are the general partner, managing limited partner or the managing partner. Goldman Sachs is the investment manager for certain of the investment partnerships.
Remarks:
Yvette Kosic, Attorney-in-fact 08/09/2012
Yvette Kosic, Attorney-in-fact 08/09/2012
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