SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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): May 1, 2018
GRAN TIERRA ENERGY INC.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
Commission file number: 001-34018
900, 520 - 3 Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta Canada T2P 0R3
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (403) 265-3221
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On May 1, 2018, Gran Tierra Energy Inc. issued a press release announcing its financial and operating results for the quarter ended March 31, 2018. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated by reference herein in its entirety.
The information in this Item 2.02 and in Exhibit 99.1 attached to this report is being furnished and shall not be deemed “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed to be incorporated by reference into any filing by Gran Tierra Energy Inc. under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, regardless of any general incorporation language contained in 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.
May 1, 2018
GRAN TIERRA ENERGY INC.
/s/ Ryan Ellson
By: Ryan Ellson
Chief Financial Officer