Statement of Ownership (sc 13g)

Date : 12/04/2018 @ 10:16PM
Source : Edgar (US Regulatory)
Stock : Silicom Ltd (SILC)
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Statement of Ownership (sc 13g)


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


SCHEDULE 13G
Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
(Amendment No.   )*


Silicom Ltd.
(Translation of Issuer’s name into English)
(Name of Issuer)

Ordinary Shares, nominal value 0.01 New Israeli Shekels per Share
(Title of Class of Securities)

M84116108
(CUSIP Number)

November 26, 2018
(Date of Event Which Requires Filing of this Statement)


Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule is filed:

[_] Rule 13d-1(b)

[X] Rule 13d-1(c)

[_] Rule 13d-1(d)

* The remainder of this cover page shall be filled out for a reporting person’s initial filing on this form with respect to the subject class of securities, and for any subsequent amendment containing information which would alter the disclosures provided in a prior cover page.

The information required in the remainder of this cover page shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Act”) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section of the Act but shall be subject to all other provisions of the Act (however, see the Notes).
 
 

CUSIP No. M84116108
 
1
NAMES OF REPORTING PERSONS
 
 
Ibex Investors LLC
 
 
 
 
2
CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP
   
(a)
   
(b)
 
 
3
SEC USE ONLY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4
CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
 
 
Colorado, USA
 
 
 
 
NUMBER OF SHARES BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON WITH
5
SOLE VOTING POWER
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
6
SHARED VOTING POWER
 
 
0
 
 
 
 
7
SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
8
SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
 
 
0
 
 
 
 
9
AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
10
CHECK IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES (SEE INSTRUCTIONS)
 
 
 
 
 
 
11
PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW (9)
 
 
5.0%
 
 
 
 
12
TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON (SEE INSTRUCTIONS)
 
 
OO
 
 
 
 
 
_______________________
 
*
Ownership information above is as of the end of business on December 3, 2018, the business day before the filing date of this Schedule 13G.
 
 
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CUSIP No. M84116108
 
1
NAMES OF REPORTING PERSONS
 
 
Justin B. Borus
 
 
 
 
2
CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP
   
(a)
   
(b)
 
 
3
SEC USE ONLY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4
CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
 
 
USA
 
 
 
 
NUMBER OF SHARES BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON WITH
5
SOLE VOTING POWER
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
6
SHARED VOTING POWER
 
 
0
 
 
 
 
7
SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
8
SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
 
 
0
 
 
 
 
9
AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
10
CHECK IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES (SEE INSTRUCTIONS)
 
 
 
 
 
 
11
PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW (9)
 
 
5.0%
 
 
 
 
12
TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON (SEE INSTRUCTIONS)
 
 
IN
 
 
 
 
 
_______________________
 
*
Ownership information above is as of the end of business on December 3, 2018, the business day before the filing date of this Schedule 13G.
 
 
 
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CUSIP No. M84116108
 
1
NAMES OF REPORTING PERSONS
 
 
Ibex Israel Fund LLLP
 
 
 
 
2
CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP
   
(a)
   
(b)
 
 
3
SEC USE ONLY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4
CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
 
 
Delaware, USA
 
 
 
 
NUMBER OF SHARES BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON WITH
5
SOLE VOTING POWER
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
6
SHARED VOTING POWER
 
 
0
 
 
 
 
7
SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
8
SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
 
 
0
 
 
 
 
9
AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
10
CHECK IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES (SEE INSTRUCTIONS)
 
 
 
 
 
 
11
PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW (9)
 
 
5.0%
 
 
 
 
12
TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON (SEE INSTRUCTIONS)
 
 
PN
 
 
 
 
 
_______________________
 
*
Ownership information above is as of the end of business on December 3, 2018, the business day before the filing date of this Schedule 13G.
 
 
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CUSIP No. M84116108
 
1
NAMES OF REPORTING PERSONS
 
 
Ibex GP LLC
 
 
 
 
2
CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP
   
(a)
   
(b)
 
 
3
SEC USE ONLY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4
CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
 
 
Colorado, USA
 
 
 
 
NUMBER OF SHARES BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON WITH
5
SOLE VOTING POWER
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
6
SHARED VOTING POWER
 
 
0
 
 
 
 
7
SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
8
SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
 
 
0
 
 
 
 
9
AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
10
CHECK IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES (SEE INSTRUCTIONS)
 
 
 
 
 
 
11
PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW (9)
 
 
5.0%
 
 
 
 
12
TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON (SEE INSTRUCTIONS)
 
 
OO
 
 
 
 
 
_______________________
 
*
Ownership information above is as of the end of business on December 3, 2018, the business day before the filing date of this Schedule 13G.
 
 
 
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CUSIP No. M84116108
 
1
NAMES OF REPORTING PERSONS
 
 
Ibex Investment Holdings LLC
 
 
 
 
2
CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP
   
(a)
   
(b)
 
 
3
SEC USE ONLY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4
CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
 
 
Delaware, USA
 
 
 
 
NUMBER OF SHARES BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON WITH
5
SOLE VOTING POWER
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
6
SHARED VOTING POWER
 
 
0
 
 
 
 
7
SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
8
SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
 
 
0
 
 
 
 
9
AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
10
CHECK IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES (SEE INSTRUCTIONS)
 
 
 
 
 
 
11
PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW (9)
 
 
5.0%
 
 
 
 
12
TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON (SEE INSTRUCTIONS)
 
 
OO
 
 
 
 
 
_______________________
 
*
Ownership information above is as of the end of business on December 3, 2018, the business day before the filing date of this Schedule 13G.
 
 
 
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CUSIP No. M84116108
 
1
NAMES OF REPORTING PERSONS
 
 
Ibex Investment Holdings II LLC
 
 
 
 
2
CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP
   
(a)
   
(b)
 
 
3
SEC USE ONLY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4
CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
 
 
Delaware, USA
 
 
 
 
NUMBER OF SHARES BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON WITH
5
SOLE VOTING POWER
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
6
SHARED VOTING POWER
 
 
0
 
 
 
 
7
SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
8
SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
 
 
0
 
 
 
 
9
AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
 
 
380,000
 
 
 
 
10
CHECK IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES (SEE INSTRUCTIONS)
 
 
 
 
 
 
11
PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW (9)
 
 
5.0%
 
 
 
 
12
TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON (SEE INSTRUCTIONS)
 
 
OO
 
 
 
 
 
_______________________
 
*
Ownership information above is as of the end of business on December 3, 2018, the business day before the filing date of this Schedule 13G.
 
 
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Item 1.

(a)
The name of the issuer is Silicom Ltd. (the “ Issuer ”).

(b)
The principal executive offices of the Issuer are located at 14 Atir Yeda St., Kfar-Sava 4464323, Israel.

Item 2.
 
(a)
This Schedule 13G (this “ Statement ” or this “ Schedule 13G ”) is being filed by: (1) Justin B. Borus; (2) Ibex Investors LLC, a Colorado limited liability company (the “ Investment Manager ”); (3) Ibex Israel Fund LLLP, a Delaware limited liability limited partnership (the “ Fund ”); (4) Ibex GP LLC, a Colorado limited liability company (the “ General Partner ”); (5) Ibex Investment Holdings LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“ IM Holdings ”); and (6) Ibex Investment Holdings II LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“ GP Holdings ”) (all of the foregoing, collectively, the “ Reporting Persons ”).  The Fund is a private investment vehicle.  The Fund directly beneficially owns the Ordinary Shares (as defined below) reported in this Statement.  The Investment Manager is the investment manager of the Fund.  IM Holdings is the sole member of the Investment Manager.  The General Partner is the general partner of the Fund.  GP Holdings is the sole member of the General Partner.  Justin B. Borus is the manager of the Investment Manager, IM Holdings, the General Partner and GP Holdings.  Justin B. Borus, the Investment Manager, IM Holdings, the General Partner and GP Holdings may be deemed to beneficially own the Ordinary Shares directly beneficially owned by the Fund.  Each Reporting Person disclaims beneficial ownership with respect to any shares other than the shares directly beneficially owned by such Reporting Person.

(b)
The principal business office of the Reporting Persons is c/o Ibex Investors LLC, 3200 Cherry Creek South Drive, Suite 670, Denver, CO 80209.

(c)
For citizenship information see Item 4 of the cover page of each Reporting Person.

(d)
This Statement relates to the Ordinary Shares, nominal value 0.01 New Israeli Shekels per share (the “ Ordinary Shares ”).

(e)
The CUSIP Number of the Ordinary Shares is M84116108.
 
Item 3.  If this statement is filed pursuant to 240.13d-1(b) or 240.13d-2(b) or (c), check whether the person filing is a:

(a)   Broker or dealer registered under section 15 of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78o).
(b)   Bank as defined in section 3(a)(6) of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78c).
(c)   Insurance company as defined in section 3(a)(19) of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78c).
(d)   Investment company registered under section 8 of the Investment Company Act of 1940 (15 U.S.C. 80a-8).
(e)   An investment adviser in accordance with 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(E);
(f)   An employee benefit plan or endowment fund in accordance with 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(F);
 
 
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(g)   A parent holding company or control person in accordance with 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(G);
(h)   A savings associations as defined in Section 3(b) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (12 U.S.C. 1813);
(i)   A church plan that is excluded from the definition of an investment company under section 3(c)(14) of the Investment Company Act of 1940 (15 U.S.C. 80a-3);
(j)
A non-U.S. institution in accordance with §240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(J);
(k)   Group, in accordance with §240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(K).

If filing as a non-U.S. institution in accordance with §240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(J), please specify the type of institution: ______________

Item 4.  Ownership.

See Items 5-9 and 11 on the cover page for each Reporting Person, and Item 2, which information is given as of the end of business on December 3, 2018, the business day before the filing date of this Schedule 13G, and is also accurate as of the Event Date of November 26, 2018, being the date upon which the beneficial ownership of the Reporting Persons exceeded 5% of all of the outstanding Ordinary Shares.  The percentage beneficial ownership contained herein is based on 7,551,617 Ordinary Shares outstanding as of June 30, 2018, as reported by the Issuer in its Form 6-K filed on August 9, 2018.

Item 5.  Ownership of Five Percent or Less of a Class.

If this statement is being filed to report the fact that as of the date hereof the reporting person has ceased to be the beneficial owner of more than five percent of the class of securities, check the following:

Item 6.  Ownership of More than Five Percent on Behalf of Another Person.

Not applicable.

Item 7.  Identification and Classification of the Subsidiary Which Acquired the Security Being Reported on By the Parent Holding Company.

Not applicable.

Item 8.  Identification and Classification of Members of the Group.

Not applicable.

Item 9.  Notice of Dissolution of Group.

Not applicable.
 
 
 
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Item 10.  Certification.

(a)   Not applicable.

(b)   Not applicable.

(c)
By signing below I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, the securities referred to above were not acquired and are not held for the purpose of or with the effect of changing or influencing the control of the issuer of the securities and were not acquired and are not held in connection with or as a participant in any transaction having that purpose or effect, other than activities solely in connection with a nomination under §240.14a-11.



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SIGNATURE

After reasonable inquiry and to the best of my knowledge and belief, I certify that the information set forth in this statement is true, complete and correct.
 
Dated:    December 4, 2018

Justin B. Borus
Ibex Investors LLC
Ibex Israel Fund LLLP
Ibex GP LLC
Ibex Investment Holdings LLC
Ibex Investment Holdings II LLC


By:     /s/ Justin B. Borus
Justin B. Borus, for himself and as the Manager of each of the Investment Manager, IM Holdings, the General Partner (for itself and on behalf of the Fund) and GP Holdings

 

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EXHIBIT INDEX

 

Exhibit No.
Document

1
Joint Filing Agreement
 
 
 
 
 
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Exhibit 1

JOINT FILING AGREEMENT

In accordance with Rule 13d-1(k) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the persons named below agree to the joint filing on behalf of each of them of a statement on Schedule 13G (including amendments thereto) with respect to the Ordinary Shares, nominal value 0.01 New Israeli Shekels per share, of Silicom Ltd., and further agree that this Joint Filing Agreement be included as an Exhibit to such joint filing.  In evidence thereof, the undersigned hereby execute this Agreement.

Dated:    December 4, 2018

Justin B. Borus
Ibex Investors LLC
Ibex Israel Fund LLLP
Ibex GP LLC
Ibex Investment Holdings LLC
Ibex Investment Holdings II LLC


By:     /s/ Justin B. Borus
Justin B. Borus, for himself and as the Manager of each of the Investment Manager, IM Holdings, the General Partner (for itself and on behalf of the Fund) and GP Holdings


 
 
 
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