8-K 1 tv505468_8k.htm FORM 8-K

 

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

Form 8-K

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

 

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 24, 2018

 

IDEANOMICS, INC.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

Nevada 20-1778374
(State or other jurisdiction (IRS Employer
of incorporation) Identification No.)

001-35561

(Commission File Number)

55 Broadway, 19th Floor, New York, NY 10006

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

212-206-1216

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Seven Stars Cloud Group, Inc.

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)

 

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Item 1.01.Entry Into A Material Definitive Agreement.

 

On October 18, 2018 Ideanomics (the “Company”) entered into a Financial Advisory Service Agreement (“Financial Advisory Agreement”) with Zhonjinhuifu Resources CO., LTD, a Hong Kong company (“Zhonjinhuifu”), pursuant to which the Company will advise Zhonjinhuifu on (i) its planned $200 million traditional capital raise over the next two years and (ii) a security token offering (“STO”). Zhonjinhuifu operates various mining projects, including the kekeshisi magnesia-nickel silicon mine in Toli County, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. Pursuant to the terms of the Financial Advisory Agreement, the Company’s services to Zhonjinhuifu will include advising on financing-related activities with respect to the issuance of tokens outside of China and Hong Kong; fixed income products, other digital assets and other financing products; and recommending suitable traditional and digital financing tools, including those on blockchain platforms. The Company will receive a variable service fee of the aggregate funds raised by Zhonjinhuifu, subject to regulatory approval.

 

The foregoing description of the Financial Advisory Agreement is not purported to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the complete text of such agreement, which will be filed as an exhibit to a Form 10-Q of the Company, as required.

 

Item 8.01.Other Events.

 

On October 24, 2018, the Company issued a press release announcing the closing of the Financial Advisory Agreement. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.

 

Item 9.01.Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

(d)Exhibits

 

Exhibit No. Description
   
99.1 Press Release, dated October 24, 2018.
       

 

 
 

 

SIGNATURES

 

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.

 

  SEVEN STARS CLOUD GROUP, INC.
       
Date: October 24, 2018   By: /s/ Bruno Wu  
    Bruno Wu  
    Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board