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): September 26, 2017
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|
Street, Suite 1530
|(510) 522-9600||(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)|
|Registrant’s telephone number,
including area code
|(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)|
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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On September 26, 2017, United States Brent Oil Fund, LP (the “Registrant”) issued its monthly account statement for the month ended August 31, 2017, which is presented in the form of a Statement of Income (Loss) and a Statement of Changes in Net Asset Value, as required pursuant to Rule 4.22 under the Commodity Exchange Act. A copy of the monthly account statement 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.
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: September 26, 2017||By:||/s/ Stuart P. Crumbaugh|
|Name:||Stuart P. Crumbaugh|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|