UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington D.C. 20549

FORM 6-K

 

REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER

PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16 UNDER THE

SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

 

For the month of May 2018

 

Commission File Number: 001-36442

 

JUMEI INTERNATIONAL HOLDING LIMITED

 

20th Floor, Tower B, Zhonghui Plaza

11 Dongzhimen South Road, Dongcheng District

Beijing 100007

The People’s Republic of China

Tel: +86 10-5676-6999

 

(Address of principal executive offices)

 

 

 

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SIGNATURE

 

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, thereunto duly authorized.

 

  JUMEI INTERNATIONAL HOLDING LIMITED  
        
  By:   /s/ Leo Ou Chen  
  Name: Leo Ou Chen  
  Title: Chief Executive Officer  

 

Date: May 29, 2018

  

 

 

 

EXHIBIT INDEX

 

Exhibit 99.1 – Press Release

 

 

Exhibit 99.1

 

Jumei Announces Disposal of a Portion of its Equity Interest in BabyTree

 

BEIJING, May 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jumei International Holding Limited (NYSE:JMEI) (“Jumei” or the “Company”), China’s leading online retailer of beauty products, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell a certain number of ordinary shares of BabyTree Group, representing 4.0% of the total issued and outstanding share capital of BabyTree Group immediately after the sale, to a third-party investor for an aggregate consideration of approximately US$86.5 million. Immediately after the sale, Jumei will hold approximately 3.33% of the total issued and outstanding share capital of BabyTree Group.

 

Safe Harbor Statement

 

This announcement contains forward-looking statements. These statements are made under the “safe harbor” provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements can be identified by terminology such as “will,” “expects,” “anticipates,” “future,” “intends,” “plans,” “believes,” “estimates,” “confidence” and similar statements. Jumei may also make written or oral forward-looking statements in its reports filed or furnished to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, in its annual reports to shareholders, in press releases and other written materials and in oral statements made by its officers, directors or employees to third parties. Statements that are not historical facts, including statements about Jumei’s beliefs and expectations, are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties. A number of factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statement. Further information regarding these and other risks is included in our annual report on Form 20-F and other documents filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. All information provided in this press release is as of the date of this press release, and Jumei undertakes no duty to update such information, except as required under applicable law.

 

About Jumei International Holding Limited

 

Jumei (NYSE:JMEI) is China’s leading online retailer of beauty products. Jumei’s internet platform is a trusted destination for consumers to discover and purchase branded beauty products, baby, children and maternity products, light luxury products, health supplements and other products through the Company’s jumei.com and jumeiglobal.com websites and mobile application. Leveraging its deep understanding of customer needs and preferences, as well as its strong merchandizing capabilities, Jumei has adopted multiple effective sales formats to encourage product purchases on its platform, including curated sales, online shopping mall and flash sales. More information about Jumei can be found at http://ir.jumei.com.

 

For investor and media inquiries, please contact:

 

Christensen
In China
Mr. Christian Arnell
Phone: +86-10-5900-1548
Email: carnell@christensenir.com

 

In US
Ms. Linda Bergkamp
Phone: +1-480-614-3004
Email: lbergkamp@ChristensenIR.com