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): November 9, 2017
Alliqua BioMedical, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer|
|1010 Stony Hill Road
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (215) 702-8550
Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 2.02||Results of Operations and Financial Condition.|
On November 9, 2017, Alliqua BioMedical, Inc. issued a press release announcing its financial results for the fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2017. A copy of this press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
In accordance with General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information in this Current Report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99.1, that is furnished pursuant to this Item 2.02 shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the 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, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
|Item 8.01||Other Events.|
On November 9, 2017, the Company issued a press release announcing that it has engaged Cowen as its independent financial advisor to assist the Company in evaluating potential strategic alternatives. A copy of this press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||Press release, dated November 9, 2017 (furnished herewith pursuant to Item 2.02)|
|99.2||Press release, dated November 9, 2017|
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.
|ALLIQUA BIOMEDICAL, INC.|
|Dated: November 9, 2017||By:||/s/ Brian Posner|
|Name: Brian Posner|
|Title: Chief Financial Officer|