ALL PERSONS WHO PURCHASED OR OTHERWISE ACQUIRED THE PUBLICLY TRADED COMMON STOCK OF IDEANOMICS, INC. (“IDEANOMICS”) (NASDAQ: IDEX, WCST, SSC) LISTED ON THE NASDAQ OR DOMESTICALLY IN THE UNITED STATES BETWEEN FEBRUARY 1, 2017 AND NOVEMBER 13, 2018 AND WERE DAMAGED THEREBY (“CLASS”).
Pursuant to Rule 23 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and an Order of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, that Lead Plaintiff Jaysukh Rudani (“Lead Plaintiff”), on behalf of himself and each member of the Class, and defendants Ideanomics, Zheng Wu a/k/a Bruno Wu, Bing Yang, and Robert Benya, have reached a proposed settlement of the above-captioned action (“Action”) in the amount of $5,000,000 that, if approved, will resolve the Action in its entirety (the “Settlement”).
A hearing will be held on January 25, 2022 at 11:00 a.m./p.m., at the Daniel Patrick Moynihan United States Courthouse, 500 Pearl Street, New York, NY 10007 in Courtroom 11A for the purpose of determining: (1) whether the proposed Settlement as set forth in the Stipulation of Settlement dated July 30, 2021 (“Stipulation”) of the Action is fair, reasonable, and adequate; (2) whether a Judgment should be entered by the Court dismissing the Action with prejudice; (3) whether the Plan of Allocation for distribution of the settlement funds available for distribution is fair, reasonable, and adequate and should be approved; and (4) whether the application of Lead Counsel for the payment of attorneys’ fees in the amount of 33.33% of the Settlement Fund, and reimbursement of Lead Counsel’s expenses up to $40,000, should be approved.
IF YOU PURCHASED OR OTHERWISE ACQUIRED THE PUBLICLY TRADED COMMON STOCK OF IDEANOMICS LISTED ON THE NASDAQ OR DOMESTICALLY IN THE UNITED STATES BETWEEN FEBRUARY 1, 2017 AND NOVEMBER 13, 2018, YOUR RIGHTS MAY BE AFFECTED BY THE SETTLEMENT OF THIS LITIGATION.
If you have not received a detailed Notice of Pendency and Proposed Settlement of Class Action ("Notice") and Proof of Claim and Release form (“Claim Form”) you may obtain these by writing to Ideanomics Securities Litigation, RG/2 Claims Administration LLC, P.O. Box. 59479, Philadelphia, PA 19102-9479, or printing them from the Notice and Claim page of this website.
If you are a Class Member, in order to share in the distribution of the Settlement Fund, you must submit a Claim Form postmarked or submitted electronically no later than January 19, 2022, establishing that you are entitled to recovery. NOTE THAT NO CLAIMS LESS THAN $10.00 WILL BE PROCESSED OR PAID. Your failure to timely submit your Claim Form will subject your claim to possible rejection and may preclude you from receiving any of the recovery in connection with the settlement of this Action.
If you are a Class Member and you wish to exclude yourself from the Class, you must submit a written request for exclusion in accordance with the instructions set forth in the Notice such that it is received no later than December 13, 2021. All Class Members who have not requested exclusion from the Class will be bound by the Settlement entered in the Action even if they do not submit a timely Claim Form.
Any objection to the Settlement, the Plan of Allocation of settlement proceeds, or the fee and expense application must be received by each of the addresses indicated in the Notice on or before December 13, 2021.
If you have any questions about the Settlement, you may contact Lead Counsel at:
Katherine M. Lenahan
FARUQI & FARUQI, LLP
685 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10017
PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT THE COURT OR THE CLERK’S OFFICE REGARDING THIS NOTICE, THIS SETTLEMENT, OR THIS CLAIMS PROCESS.