KNSA Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):February 26, 2020
Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals, Ltd.
(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
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incorporation or organization)
Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals, Ltd.
2 Church Street
Hamilton HM11, Bermuda
(Address, zip code and telephone number, including area code of principal executive offices)
Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals Corp.
100 Hayden Avenue
Lexington, MA, 02421
(Address, zip code and telephone number, including area code of agent for service)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
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|Class A Common Shares $0.000273235 par value||KNSA||The Nasdaq Global Select Market|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
Emerging growth company x
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On February26, 2020, Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing financial results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2019. A copy of the press release is furnished with this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.1.
The information contained in this Item 2.02 of this Current Report on Form 8-K and Exhibit 99.1 shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), or the Exchange Act, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing and except as expressly provided by specific reference in such filing.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Q4 and FY2019 Earnings Press Release issued by Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. dated February26, 2020|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|KINIKSA PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD.|
|Date: February26, 2020||By:||/s/ Thomas Beetham|
|Chief Legal Officer|