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): January 26, 2012
Artio Global Investors Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified
in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
||(Commission File Number)
|330 Madison Ave.
New York, NY
|(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant’s telephone number,
including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed
since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended
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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On January 26, 2012, Artio Global Investors Inc. (the “Company”)
issued a news release announcing its fourth quarter and full year 2011 financial and operating results. A copy of the Company’s
news release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The information in this Item 7.01 and the attached exhibit is being
furnished to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and shall not be deemed “filed” for 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 incorporated by reference into any filing of the Company under the Securities Act of 1933,
as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
||News Release issued January 26, 2012|
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.
||Artio Global Investors Inc.|
|Date: January 26, 2012
||/s/ Francis Harte|
||Chief Financial Officer|