SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 29, 2019
UNITED STATES BRENT OIL FUND, LP
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction||(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer|
|of incorporation)||Identification No.)|
|1850 Mt. Diablo Boulevard, Suite 640|
|(510) 522-9600||Walnut Creek, California 94596|
|Registrant's telephone number,||(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)|
|including area code|
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
Attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference are the audited Statements of Financial Condition of United States Commodity Funds LLC (“USCF”), the general partner of the United States Brent Oil Fund, LP (the “Registrant”), as of December 31, 2018 and 2017.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|Exhibit 23.1||Consent of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm.|
|Exhibit 99.1||Audited Statements of Financial Condition of USCF as of December 31, 2018 and 2017.|
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.
|UNITED STATES BRENT OIL FUND, LP|
|By:||United States Commodity Funds LLC, its general partner|
|Date: March 29, 2019||By:||/s/ Stuart P. Crumbaugh|
|Name:||Stuart P. Crumbaugh|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|