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, 2018
UNITED STATES BRENT OIL FUND, LP
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
or other jurisdiction
|(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S.
Harrison Street, Suite 1530
Oakland, California 94612
|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 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On March 29, 2018, the United States Brent Oil Fund, LP (the “Registrant”) issued its annual financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2017, as required pursuant to Rule 4.22 under the Commodity Exchange Act. A copy of the annual financial statements is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and also can be found on the Registrant’s website at www.uscfinvestments.com. The information furnished in this Current Report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99.1, 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, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in any such filing.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit 99.1 Annual Financial Statements of the Registrant for the year ended December 31, 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, 2018||By:||/s/ Stuart Crumbaugh|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|