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): April 12, 2017 (April 11, 2017)

 

 TAKUNG ART CO., LTD

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

Delaware   000-55500   26-4731758

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

 

(Commission

File Number)

 

(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

  

Flat/RM 03-04 20/F Hutchison House

10 Harcourt Road, Central Hong Kong

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)

 

Registrant’s telephone number: +852 3158 0977 

 

________________________________________________

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

 

 

 

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Item 8.01Other Events.

 

On April 11, 2017, Takung Art Co., Ltd, a Delaware corporation, issued a press release announcing the transaction value of ownership units in artwork trading on its platform for March 2017. The press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.

 

The information in this Current Report on Form 8-K (the “Form 8-K”) is being “furnished” and shall not be deemed “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, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, whether made before or after the date of this Form 8-K, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing. The information in this Form 8-K will not be deemed an admission as to the materiality of any information in this Form 8-K that is required to be disclosed solely by Regulation FD.

 

Item 9.01Financial Statements and Exhibits

 

(d) Exhibits

 

Exhibit No.

Description

 

99.1 Press release dated April 11, 2017.

 

 

 

 

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.

 

  Takung Art Co., Ltd  
     
Date:   April 12, 2017      
  /s/ Di Xiao  
  Name: Di Xiao  
  Title: Chief Executive Officer and Director