SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER PURSUANT TO RULE 13a‑16 OR 15d‑16
UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 2020
COMMISSION FILE NUMBER 001-39081
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DOCUMENTS INCLUDED AS PART OF THIS FORM 6-K
On November 10, 2020, BioNTech SE (the “Company”) provided a development update and reported its financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2020. The interim condensed consolidated financial statements as well as the operating and financial review and prospects of the Company, for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2020, are attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and shall be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”) and incorporated by reference herein.
On May 6, 2020, the Company acquired Neon Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company developing novel neoantigen-based T-cell therapies. Certain unaudited pro forma condensed combined financial information is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2.
The information contained in Exhibit 99.2 is furnished only and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Exchange Act, or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or under the Exchange Act, unless expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Pursuant to the requirements of s the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
/s/ Dr. Sierk Poetting
Name: Dr. Sierk Poetting
Title: Chief Financial Officer
Date: November 10, 2020
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