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): June 6, 2012
ANTARES PHARMA, INC.
(Exact name of registrant specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|100 Princeton South, Suite 300, Ewing, NJ||08628|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone, including area code: (609) 359-3020
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Item 3.01 Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or Standard; Transfer of Listing.
On June 6, 2012 Antares Pharma, Inc. (the Company) provided written notice to the NYSE Amex Exchange (the NYSE Amex) that the Company plans to voluntarily transfer its common stock listing to The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC (NASDAQ). The Companys common stock, par value $0.01 per share, has been approved for listing on NASDAQ and is expected to commence trading on NASDAQ on or about June 15, 2012 under the trading symbol ATRS. The Company expects trading to cease on the NYSE Amex effective at the close of business on June 14, 2012.
A copy of the press release issued by the Company on June 6, 2012 is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|(99)||Press Release, dated June 6, 2012|
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.
|ANTARES PHARMA, INC.|
|Date: June 11, 2012||By:|| |
/s/ Paul K. Wotton
Dr. Paul K. Wotton
President and Chief Executive Officer