CONTRAFECT Corp NASDAQ false 0001478069 0001478069 2023-07-21 2023-07-21





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): July 21, 2023



ContraFect Corporation

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   001-36577   39-2072586

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification Number)

28 Wells Avenue, 3rd Floor, Yonkers, New York 10701

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

(914) 207-2300

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code


(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)



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:


Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)


Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)


Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))


Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

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


Title of each class




Name of each exchange
on which registered

Common Stock, $0.0001 par value per share   CFRX   Nasdaq Capital Market

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 8.01.

Other Events.

On July 21, 2023, ContraFect Corporation (the “Company”) was notified by The Nasdaq Stock Market (“Nasdaq”) that the Company had regained compliance with the $1.00 bid price requirement under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5550(a)(2) and the minimum stockholders’ equity requirement under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5550(b)(1) for continued listing on The Nasdaq Capital Market. The Company will be subject to a one-year Mandatory Panel Monitor consistent with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5815(d)(4)(B).

Forward-Looking Statements

This Current Report on Form 8-K (“Current Report”) contains “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”). Forward-looking statements can be identified by words such as “projects,” “may,” “will,” “could,” “would,” “should,” “believes,” “expects,” “anticipates,” “estimates,” “intends,” “plans,” “potential,” “promise” or similar references to future periods. Examples of forward-looking statements in this Current Report include, without limitation, statements regarding the Company’s ongoing compliance with the Nasdaq Listing Rules. These statements are based on the Company’s current beliefs, expectations and assumptions regarding the future of its business, future plans, strategies, projections, anticipated events and trends, the economy and other future conditions. Because forward-looking statements relate to the future, they are subject to inherent risks and uncertainties, and actual results may differ materially from those set forth in the forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ include, without limitation, the important factors described under the caption “Risk Factors” in the Company’s Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2023 and its other filings with the SEC. Any forward-looking statement made by the Company in this Current Report is based only on information currently available and speaks only as of the date on which it is made. Except as required by applicable law, the Company expressly disclaims any obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statements, whether written or oral, that may be made from time to time, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise.


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: July 25, 2023     By:  

/s/ Natalie Bogdanos

      Natalie Bogdanos
      General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
Document and Entity Information
Jul. 21, 2023
Cover [Abstract]  
Entity Registrant Name CONTRAFECT Corp
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ
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Entity Central Index Key 0001478069
Document Type 8-K
Document Period End Date Jul. 21, 2023
Entity Incorporation State Country Code DE
Entity File Number 001-36577
Entity Tax Identification Number 39-2072586
Entity Address, Address Line One 28 Wells Avenue
Entity Address, Address Line Two 3rd Floor
Entity Address, City or Town Yonkers
Entity Address, State or Province NY
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 10701
City Area Code (914)
Local Phone Number 207-2300
Written Communications false
Soliciting Material false
Pre Commencement Tender Offer false
Pre Commencement Issuer Tender Offer false
Security 12b Title Common Stock, $0.0001 par value per share
Trading Symbol CFRX
Entity Emerging Growth Company false

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