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 13, 2021
Elys Game Technology, Corp.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
|(State or other jurisdiction of Incorporation or organization)||(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)|
130 Adelaide Street West, Suite 701
Toronto, Ontario M5H 2K4, Canada
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
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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||ELYS||The Nasdaq Capital Market|
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Act: None
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 2.02||Results of Operation and Financial Condition|
On May 13, 2021, Elys Gaming Corp. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing results of operations for the quarter ended March 31, 2021. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
The information in this Item 2.02 and in the press release attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section or Sections 11 and 12(a)(2) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The information contained in this Item 2.02 and in the press release attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission made by the Company, whether made before or after the date hereof, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing.
|Item 8.01||Other Events|
Elys Game Technology, Corp. (the “Company”) will be making corporate presentations regarding business updates from time to time over the next several weeks. In connection with the presentations, the Company intends to discuss the slide presentation attached as Exhibit 99.2 hereto, which is incorporated herein by reference.
The slide presentation filed as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K includes “safe harbor” language pursuant to the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, as amended, indicating that certain statements contained in the slide presentation or in the press release are “forward-looking” rather than historical.
The information contained in this Current Report on Form 8-K speaks only as the date hereof and the Company undertakes no duty or obligation to update or revise information included in this Current Report on Form 8-K or Exhibit 99.1 and Exhibit 99.2 hereto.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
The following exhibit is furnished with this Current Report on Form 8-K.
|99.1||Press Release, issued by Elys Gaming Corp. on May 13, 2021|
|99.2||Elys Game Technology, Corp. investor presentation dated May 2021|
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: May 13, 2021||
ELYS GAME TECHNOLOGY, CORP.
|By: /s/ Matteo Monteverdi|
|Name: Matteo Monteverdi|
|Title: Chief Executive Officer|