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): May 12, 2022
WAVE LIFE SCIENCES LTD.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction|
7 Straits View #12-00, Marina One
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: +65 6236 3388
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange
|$0 Par Value Ordinary Shares||WVE||The Nasdaq Global Market|
Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On May 12, 2022, Wave Life Sciences Ltd. (the “Company”) announced its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2022. The full text of the press release issued in connection with the announcement is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated by reference herein.
Regulation FD Disclosure.
From time to time, the Company presents and/or distributes slides and presentations to the investment community to provide updates and summaries of its business. On May 12, 2022, the Company updated its corporate presentation, which is available on the “For Investors & Media” section of the Company’s website at http://ir.wavelifesciences.com/. This presentation is also furnished as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The information in these Items 2.02 and 7.01 are 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 they be deemed incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other 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.
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The following exhibits relating to Items 2.02 and 7.01 are furnished and not filed:
|99.1||Press Release issued by Wave Life Sciences Ltd. dated May 12, 2022|
|99.2||Corporate Presentation of Wave Life Sciences Ltd. dated May 12, 2022|
|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document)|
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.
WAVE LIFE SCIENCES LTD.
/s/ Paul B. Bolno, M.D.
Paul B. Bolno, M.D.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Date: May 12, 2022