8-K 1 d665822d8k.htm 8-K 8-K





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): January 22, 2019




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Israel   001-38079   Not applicable

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

499 Park Avenue

New York, New York

(Address of principal executive offices)     (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (646) 768-9780



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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

As of December 31, 2018, UroGen Pharma Ltd. had $101.3 million of cash and cash equivalents. This financial result is preliminary, unaudited and subject to completion and may differ from what will be reflected in our audited consolidated financial statements as of and for the year ended December 31, 2018.

Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

On January 20, 2019, the Board of Directors of the Company, upon the recommendation of its Compensation Committee, approved the payment of cash performance bonuses of $334,000 to Ron Bentsur, the Company’s former Chief Executive Officer, $100,000 to Mark Schoenberg, the Company’s Chief Medical Officer, $223,000 to Stephen Mullennix, the Company’s Chief Operating Officer, and $97,000 to Peter Pfreundschuh, the Company’s Chief Financial Officer. The foregoing cash performance bonuses were awarded based on the achievement of 2018 corporate performance goals.

Item 8.01 Other Information.

On January 22, 2019, UroGen Pharma Ltd. (the “Company”) issued a press release (the “Press Release”) announcing the commencement of a proposed public offering of $150 million of its ordinary shares, par value NIS 0.01. A copy of the Press Release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this report.

The Company is also filing the information contained in Exhibit 99.2 for the purpose of updating certain aspects of the Company’s publicly disclosed descriptions of its business and risk factors.

On January 22, 2019, the Company delivered written notice to Jefferies LLC (“Jefferies”) that it was suspending and terminating the prospectus supplement related to the Company’s ordinary shares, par value NIS 0.01, issuable pursuant to the Open Market Sales Agreement (as defined below) (the “ATM Prospectus Supplement”) pursuant to the terms of the Open Market Sale AgreementSM, dated October 12, 2018 (the “Open Market Sales Agreement”), by and between the Company and Jefferies. The Company will not make any sales of its securities pursuant to the Open Market Sales Agreement, unless and until a new prospectus supplement is filed. Other than the termination of the ATM Prospectus Supplement, the Open Market Sales Agreement remains in full force and effect.

A copy of the Open Market Sales Agreement was filed as Exhibit 1.2 to the Company’s Registration Statement on Form F-3 (333-227811) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on October 12, 2018.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits





99.1    Press Release, dated January 22, 2019
99.2    Disclosure Updates


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.


Dated: January 22, 2019   By:  

    /s/ Peter Pfreundschuh

        Peter Pfreundschuh
        Chief Financial Officer