8-A12B 1 a19-11309_88a12b.htm 8-A12B

 

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 


 

FORM 8-A

 


 

FOR REGISTRATION OF CERTAIN CLASSES OF SECURITIES

PURSUANT TO SECTION 12(b) OR (g) OF THE

SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

 


 

36Kr Holdings Inc.

(Exact name of Registrant as specified in Its charter)

 


 

Cayman Islands

 

Not Applicable

(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation
or organization)

 

(I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)

 

5-6/F, Tower A1, Junhao Central Park Plaza

No. 10 South Chaoyang Park Avenue

Chaoyang District, Beijing, People’s Republic of China, 100026

(Address of principal executive offices)

 

Securities to be registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

 

Title of each class
to be so registered

 

Name of each exchange on
which each class is to be
registered

American Depositary Shares (“ADSs”), each representing 25 Class A Ordinary Shares

Class A Ordinary Shares, par value US$0.0001 per share*

 

Nasdaq Stock Market LLC


Nasdaq Stock Market LLC*

 


*

Not for trading, but only in connection with the listing of the American depositary shares on the Nasdaq Stock Market LLC. The American depositary shares represent the right to receive the Class A Ordinary Shares and are being registered under the Securities Act of 1933 pursuant to a separate Registration Statement on Form F-6. Accordingly, the American depositary shares are exempt from registration under Section 12(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 pursuant to Rule 12a-8 thereunder.

 


 

If this form relates to the registration of a class of securities pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Exchange Act and is effective pursuant to General Instruction A.(c) or (e), check the following box. x

 

If this form relates to the registration of a class of securities pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Exchange Act and is effective pursuant to General Instruction A.(d) or (e), check the following box. o

 

If this form relates to the registration of a class of securities concurrently with a Regulation A offering, check the following box. o

 

Securities Act registration statement file number to which this form relates: 333- 234006

 

Securities to be registered pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Act: None

 

 

 


 

ITEM 1.

DESCRIPTION OF REGISTRANT’S SECURITIES TO BE REGISTERED.

 

The description of the securities to be registered will be contained in a prospectus that forms a part of the registrant’s Registration Statement on Form F-1 (File No. 333- 234006) originally filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on September 30, 2019, as amended, relating to such securities and is to be filed pursuant to Rule 424(b) under the Securities Act of 1933 (such prospectus as filed pursuant to Rule 424(b), the “Prospectus”). The description of the securities contained in the Prospectus is hereby incorporated by reference into this Form 8-A. Copies of such description will be filed with the Nasdaq Stock Market LLC.

 

ITEM 2.

EXHIBITS.

 

Under the instructions as to Exhibits with respect to Form 8-A, no exhibits are required to be filed, because no other securities of the Registrant are registered on the Nasdaq Stock Market LLC and the securities registered hereby are not being registered pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

 

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SIGNATURE

 

Pursuant to the requirements of Section 12 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereto duly authorized.

 

 

36Kr Holdings Inc.

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ Dagang Feng

 

Name:

Dagang Feng

 

Title:

Co-chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer

 

 

November 1, 2019

 

 

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