XNAS:NTSP Insider Activity 4 Filing - 7/2/2012

Effective Date 7/2/2012

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

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Section 17(a) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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(Print or Type Responses)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
Hatzopoulos Anh
  2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
NetSpend Holdings, Inc. [NTSP]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
_____ Director _____ 10% Owner
__X__ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
EVP Online Business Dev.
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)
701 BRAZOS, SUITE 1200
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
07/02/2012
(Street)

AUSTIN, TX 78701
4. If Amendment, Date 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
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
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
Restricted Stock (20,339)               20,339(1) D  
Common Stock (0) 07/02/2012   M   76,055 A (2) (3) 76,055 D  
Common Stock (76,055) 07/02/2012   S   76,055 D $9.49 0 (5) D  

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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 Underlying Securities
(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
Employee Stock Option (right to buy) (518,672) (2) (3) 07/02/2012   M     76,055   (2)(3)   (2)(3) Common Stock 76,055 $ 0 442,617(2)(3) D  
Employee Stock Option (right to buy) (200,000) (4)               (4)   (4) Common Stock 200,000   200,000(4) D  

Reporting Owners

Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
 Director  10% Owner  Officer  Other
Hatzopoulos Anh
701 BRAZOS
SUITE 1200
AUSTIN, TX 78701
      EVP Online Business Dev.  

Signatures

 /s/ George H. Gresham, by power of attorney   07/05/2012
** Signature of Reporting Person Date

Explanation of Responses:

* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 4(b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations. See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
(1) Restricted stock units were granted on February 10, 2012 (20,339 shares). The shares shown may not be sold or otherwise transferred until they vest. The shares will vest 25% per year on February 9 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016 if the holder remains in the employ of the Company through the applicable vesting date. The vesting of the shares is subject to acceleration in the event of the death or disability of the holder and any change in control of the Company.
(2) Options were granted on February 5, 2009 (100,000 shares @ $3.47 per share; 25,000 shares exercised on October 22, 2010; 25,000 shares exercised on February 17, 2012; 25,000 shares exercised on March 12, 2012; vesting 25% on each of February 5, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013), April 20, 2010 (301,500 shares @ $3.78 per share; 14,000 shares exercised on March 12, 2012; 76,055 exercised on July 2, 2012; vesting 25% of each of March 25, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014), April 20, 2010 (148,500 shares @ $3.78 per share; vesting October 22, 2012), February 16, 2011 (30,000 shares @ $14.80 per share; vesting 25% on each of February 16, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015) and February 9, 2012 (27,672 shares @ $8.75 per share, vesting 25% on each of February 9, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016).
(3) The vesting of each the options is conditioned upon the holder continuing to provide services through the applicable vesting date and is subject to acceleration in the event of a change in control of the Company. The options have a term of ten years from their date of grant.
(4) Options were granted on May 8, 2008 (200,000 shares @ $3.45 per share; time vesting 25% on each of April 7, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012). In addition to the time-based vesting requirements, the vesting of the options also requires that (i) an equity valuation hurdle (currently $1.38 billion) or (ii) an EBITDA hurdle ($93.5 million for 2012 and increasing 10% per year thereafter) be achieved. If these performance goals are not met, the options will vest 100% on February 7, 2014. The vesting the options is conditioned upon the holder continuing to provide services through the applicable vesting date and is subject to acceleration in the event of a change in control of the Company that exceeds the equity valuation hurdle. The options have a term of ten years from their date of grant.
(5) Options exercised and shares sold pursuant to a pre-existing 10b5-1 plan.

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