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 27, 2019
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification Number)
c/o Mourant Ozannes Corporate Services (Cayman) Limited
94 Solaris Avenue, Camana Bay
Grand Cayman KY1-1108
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
+1 (345) 949 4123
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On February 27, 2019, BeiGene, Ltd. (the “Company”) announced its financial results for the three months and year ended December 31, 2018. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
The Company will hold a fourth quarter and full year 2018 financial results conference call and webcast on February 27, 2019 and hold an in-person and webcast investor event in Hong Kong on February 28, 2019 (the “Investor Events”). A copy of the Company’s presentation to be shared with investors at the Investor Events is attached as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated by reference herein. The presentation shall not be deemed to be “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 11 and 12(a)(2) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”).
Item 8.01. Other Events.
In its press release dated February 27, 2019, the Company also provided an update on fourth quarter 2018 and recent business highlights and expected milestones for 2019. The information in the press release set forth under the headings “Recent Business Highlights and Upcoming Milestones” and “Forward-Looking Statements” is incorporated by reference into this Item 8.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Press release issued by BeiGene, Ltd. on February 27, 2019
BeiGene, Ltd. presentation dated February 27-28, 2019
The portions of the press release incorporated by reference into Item 8.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K are being filed pursuant to such item. The remaining portions of the press release are being furnished pursuant to Item 2.02 of this Current Report on Form 8-K and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Exchange Act, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall they be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
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.
Date: February 27, 2019
/s/ Scott A. Samuels
Scott A. Samuels
Senior Vice President, General Counsel