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*
Newell Eric R

(Last) (First) (Middle)
UNITED FINANCIAL BANCORP, INC.
45 GLASTONBURY BOULEVARD

(Street)
GLASTONBURY CT 06033

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
United Financial Bancorp, Inc. [ UBNK ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
EVP, CFO & Treasurer
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
01/29/2016
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
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. 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
Common Stock 5,357.4437 I (1) By United Bank 401(k) Plan
Common Stock 01/29/2016 P 2,000 A $11.1487 2,000 I Held in IRA
Common Stock 35,898 D (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9)
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
Stock Options (10) $10.99 06/21/2012 06/21/2022 Common Stock 18,099 18,099 D
Stock Options (11) $10.99 06/21/2012 06/21/2022 Common Stock 50,739 50,739 D
Stock Options (10) $13.25 06/21/2013 06/21/2023 Common Stock 4,429 4,429 D
Stock Options (11) $13.25 06/21/2013 06/21/2023 Common Stock 13,289 13,289 D
Stock Options (12) $13.73 06/20/2015 06/20/2024 Common Stock 4,783 4,783 D
Stock Options (13) $13.73 06/20/2015 06/20/2024 Common Stock 14,349 14,349 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Shares allocated to the account of Mr. Newell under the United Bank 401(k) Plan, of which all shares are vested as of December 31, 2014
2. Includes 9,382 restricted shares granted pursuant to the Rockville Financial, Inc.'s 2012 Stock Incentive Plan. The original grant of 14,201 shares will vest in four equal annual installments of 25%, with the first installment to vest on June 21, 2012 and an additional 25% to vest on each annual anniversary of the grant date thereafter. Pursuant to the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated November 14, 2013, at legal close on April 30, 2014, all shares became 100% vested. The reported number of shares is net of 4,819 shares withheld by the Issuer for tax withholding purposes.
3. Includes 3,120 restricted stock granted pursuant to the Rockville Financial, Inc.'s 2012 Stock Incentive Plan. Pursuant to the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated November 14, 2013, at legal close on April 30, 2014, the original grant of 4,734 performance shares became 100% vested at target. The reported number of shares is net of 1,614 shares withheld by the Issuer for tax withholding purposes.
4. Includes 798 Shares of Restricted Stock granted pursuant to the Rockville Financial, Inc.'s 2012 Stock Incentive Plan. The original grant of 1,216 shares vest in four equal annual installments of 25%, with the first installment to vest on June 21, 2013 and an additional 25% to vest on each annual anniversary of the grant date thereafter. The reported number of shares is net of 418 shares withheld by the Issuer for tax withholding purposes.
5. Includes 801 restricted stock granted pursuant to the Rockville Financial, Inc.'s 2012 Stock Incentive Plan. Pursuant to the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated November 14, 2013, at legal close on April 30, 2014, the original grant of 1,216 performance shares became 100% vested at target. The reported number of shares is net of 415 shares withheld by the Issuer for tax withholding purposes.
6. Includes 2,418 restricted shares granted pursuant to the Rockville Financial, Inc. 2012 Stock Incentive Plan. The original grant of 2,731 shares vest in equal 33% increments over a three year period, the first 33% vesting on June 20, 2015 and the subsequent vestings on each annual anniversary of the grant date thereafter. The reported number is net of 313 shares withheld by the Issuer for tax withholding purposes.
7. Includes 5,462 restricted stock shares granted pursuant to the Rockville Financial, Inc. 2012 Stock Incentive Plan and cliff vest on the third anniversary of the grant date, if, and only if, United Financial Bancorp, Inc. meets certain performance goals.
8. Includes 5,876 restricted shares granted pursuant to the United Financial Bancorp, Inc. 2015 Omnibus Stock Incentive Plan. The original grant of 5,876 shares vest in equal 33% increments over a three year period, the first 33% vesting on November 18, 2016 and the subsequent vesting on each on each annual anniversary of the grant date thereafter.
9. Transaction represents 5,876 restricted stock shares granted pursuant to the United Financial Bancorp, Inc. 2015 Omnibus Stock Incentive Plan and cliff vest on 12/31/2018, if, and only if, United Financial Bancorp, Inc. meets certain performance goals.
10. Stock options granted pursuant to the Rockville Financial, Inc.'s 2006 Stock Incentive Award Plan and will become exercisable in five equal annual installments of 20%, with the first installment to vest on the grant date and an additional 20% to vest on each annual anniversary of the grant date thereafter. Pursuant to the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated November 14, 2013, at legal close on April 30, 2014, all options became 100% vested and exercisable.
11. Stock options granted pursuant to the Rockville Financial, Inc.'s 2012 Stock Incentive Plan and will become exercisable in four equal annual installments of 25%, with the first installment to vest on the grant date and an additional 25% to vest on each annual anniversary of the grant date thereafter. Pursuant to the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated November 14, 2013, at legal close on April 30, 2014, all options became 100% vested and exercisable.
12. Stock options granted pursuant to the Rockville Financial, Inc.'s 2006 Stock Incentive Award Plan and will become exercisable in five equal annual installments of 20%, with the first installment to vest at the one year anniversary the grant date and an additional 20% to vest on each annual anniversary of the grant date thereafter.
13. Stock options granted pursuant to the Rockville Financial, Inc.'s 2012 Stock Incentive Plan and will become exercisable in four equal annual installments of 25%, with the first installment to vest at the one year anniversary of the grant date and an additional 25% to vest on each annual anniversary of the grant date thereafter.
Remarks:
/s/ Marliese L. Shaw by POA 02/01/2016
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