SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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): April 28, 2021
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
|Maryland|| ||001-33549|| ||38-3754322|
|(State or Other Jurisdiction|
| ||(I.R.S. Employer|
|299 Park Avenue||13th Floor||New York||NY|| ||10171|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)|| ||(Zip Code)|
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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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 $0.001 per share||TIPT||NASDAQ|| Capital Market|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in 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 Disclosure.|
Due to prevailing market conditions and the high value Tiptree Inc. (“Tiptree”) places on The Fortegra Group, LLC (“Fortegra”) and its growth prospects, Tiptree has decided to withdraw the registration statement relating to the previously announced initial public offering by Fortegra. Tiptree remains committed to supporting Fortegra continue its growth trajectory and views the specialty insurer as a core operating business in the Tiptree family of companies.
Fortegra has withdrawn its Registration Statement on Form S-1 that was previously filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). The Registration Statement has not been declared effective by the SEC, and no securities have been sold in connection with the offering described in the Registration Statement on Form S-1.
The information contained in this Item 7.01 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 liabilities of that section, nor shall such information be deemed to be incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
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:||April 28, 2021||By:||/s/ Jonathan Ilany|
|Name: Jonathan Ilany|
|Title: Chief Executive Officer|