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*
Zwillinger David

(Last) (First) (Middle)
C/O JAMES RIVER GROUP HOLDINGS, LTD.
90 PITTS BAY ROAD

(Street)
PEMBROKE D0 HM 08

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
James River Group Holdings, Ltd. [ JRVR ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
11/13/2017
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 Shares 11/13/2017 S 2,600,000 D $38.1 3,747,238 I See footnotes(1)(2)(3)(4)
Common Shares 2,563(5) D
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
Explanation of Responses:
1. The securities reported in this line of this Form 4 are directly held by D. E. Shaw CF-SP Franklin, L.L.C. ("CF-SP Franklin"), which holds 652,023 Common Shares following the transaction reported in this line of this Form 4; D. E. Shaw CH-SP Franklin, L.L.C. ("CH-SP Franklin"), which holds 1,846,136 Common Shares following the transaction reported in this line of this Form 4; and D. E. Shaw Oculus Portfolios, L.L.C. ("Oculus Portfolios," and together with CF-SP Franklin and CH-SP Franklin, the "D. E. Shaw Shareholders"), which holds 1,249,079 Common Shares following the transaction reported in this line of this Form 4.
2. D. E. Shaw & Co., L.P. ("DESCO LP"), as investment adviser to the D. E. Shaw Shareholders; D. E. Shaw & Co., L.L.C. ("DESCO LLC"), as the manager of the D. E. Shaw Shareholders; and Mr. David Zwillinger ("David Zwillinger"), as a Managing Director of DESCO LP, may be deemed to be the beneficial owners of the Common Shares reported in this line of this Form 4 for purposes of Rule 16a-1(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. The D. E. Shaw Shareholders, DESCO LLC, and DESCO LP have reported their beneficial ownership on separate Forms 4.
3. In accordance with Instruction 4(b)(iv), the entire number of Common Shares of the Issuer that may be deemed to be beneficially owned by the D. E. Shaw Shareholders, DESCO LLC, and DESCO LP is reported herein. The Reporting Person disclaims any beneficial ownership of these securities except to the extent of any pecuniary interest therein.
4. The securities sold in the transaction reported in this line of this Form 4 were sold by CF-SP Franklin (452,402 Common Shares), CH-SP Franklin (1,280,931 Common Shares), and Oculus Portfolios (866,667 Common Shares).
5. Consists of (i) 1,970 Common Shares and (ii) 593 restricted share units.
Remarks:
Exhibit Index: 24.1 Power of Attorney
David Zwillinger, By: /s/ Nathan Thomas, as Attorney-in-Fact for David Zwillinger 11/15/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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