Statement of Changes of Beneficial Ownership


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

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

Schriber Alan Richard
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

GLOBE SPECIALTY METALS INC [ GSM ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

__ X __ Director                      _____ 10% Owner
_____ Officer (give title below)      _____ Other (specify below)
(Last)          (First)          (Middle)

C/O GLOBE SPECIALTY METALS, INC., 600 BRICKELL AVENUE, SUITE 3100
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)

12/23/2015
(Street)

MIAMI, FL 33131
(City)        (State)        (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)

 
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. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. 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   12/23/2015     D    1323   D   (1) 0   D    

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. 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 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 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
Stock Option   $11.34   12/23/2015     D         4990      (2) 6/30/2018   Common Stock   4990     (3) 0   D    
Stock Option   $12.54   12/23/2015     D         25000      (2) 8/20/2018   Common Stock   25000     (3) 0   D    
Stock Option   $20.58   12/23/2015     D         1226      (2) 7/8/2019   Common Stock   1226     (3) 0   D    
Restricted Stock Unit     (4) 12/23/2015     D         1078      (2)   (2) Common Stock   1078     (3) 0   D    
Restricted Stock Unit     (4) 12/23/2015     D         1695      (2)   (2) Common Stock   1695     (3) 0   D    
Stock Appreciation Right   $12.54   (5) 12/23/2015     D         12784      (2) 8/20/2018   Common Stock   12784     (3) 0   D    
Stock Appreciation Right   $16.70   (5) 12/23/2015     D         2303      (2) 2/27/2020   Common Stock   2303     (3) 0   D    

Explanation of Responses:
( 1)  Disposed of in a merger pursuant to a business combination agreement by, among others, issuer, Grupo Villar Mir, S.A., and Grupo FerroAtlantica, S.A., in which each share of common stock of issuer was exchanged for one (1) share of FerroGlobe PLC common stock on the effective date of the merger.
( 2)  All awards fully vest upon the effective date of the merger.
( 3)  These awards were cancelled in the merger in exchange for awards on the same terms for shares of FerroGlobe PLC common stock.
( 4)  Each restricted stock unit represents the right to receive cash in an amount equal to the fair market value of one share of common stock, on the date of vesting of the subject restricted stock unit.
( 5)  Each stock appreciation right represents the right to receive cash in an amount equal to the difference obtained by subtracting the exercise price from the fair market value of one share of the company's common stock, as of the date of exercise of the subject stock appreciation right.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Schriber Alan Richard
C/O GLOBE SPECIALTY METALS, INC.
600 BRICKELL AVENUE, SUITE 3100
MIAMI, FL 33131
X



Signatures
/s/ Stephen Lebowitz 12/24/2015
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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