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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 14, 2020

 

 

XENCOR, INC.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

Delaware

 

001-36182

 

20-1622502

(State of incorporation)

 

(Commission File No.)

 

(IRS Employer Identification No.)

111 West Lemon Avenue

Monrovia, California 91016

(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)

 

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (626) 305-5900

 

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):

 

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

Title of each class

 

Trading Symbol(s)

 

Name of each exchange on which registered

Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share

 

XNCR

 

NASDAQ

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

 

Emerging growth company 

 

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. 

 

 

 

Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosures.

 

On October 14, 2020, Xencor ("the Company") learned that abstracts accepted for presentation at the upcoming 35th Annual Meeting of the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer were made publicly available on the meeting's website in error for a period of time prior to their intended release on November 9, 2020. During this time, investors and other interested parties may have accessed and downloaded content, including an abstract submitted by the Company. Abstract 648 submitted by the Company contains updated clinical results from the ongoing Phase 1 dose-escalation and expansion study of XmAb®20717 in patients with advanced solid tumors, current as of the July 8, 2020 data cut-off for submission of the abstract. The abstract is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.

The information herein and in the exhibit hereto is being furnished and shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, nor shall such information be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing. 

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

(d) Exhibits.

 

Exhibit No.

 

Description

99.1

 

Abstract 648, Preliminary safety, pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics, and antitumor activity of XmAb20717, a PD-1 x CTLA-4 bispecific antibody, in patients with advanced solid tumors.

104

Cover Page Interactive Data File (formatted as inline XBRL).

 

 

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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.

 

 

Date: October 14, 2020

 

XENCOR, INC.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ Celia Eckert

 

 

 

Celia Eckert

 

 

 

General Counsel & Corporate Secretary

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