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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): September 16, 2022




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   001-40140   88-0950636

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)



File Number)


(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)


775 Heinz Avenue, Berkeley, California   94710
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

(510) 210-5550

(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 to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligations of the registrant under any of the following provisions:


Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)


Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)


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Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240-13e-4(c))

Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of each class





Name of each exchange

on which registered

Common Stock, $0.0001 par value per share   RGTI   The Nasdaq Capital Market
Warrants, each whole warrant exercisable for one share of Common Stock at an exercise price of $11.50 per share   RGTIW   The Nasdaq Capital Market

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§ 230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

Emerging growth company   

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.   




Item 7.01.

Regulation FD Disclosure.

On September 16, 2022, Rigetti Computing Inc., (the “Company”) issued a press release entitled “Rigetti Announces New Partnerships, Provides Business Updates at Inaugural Investor Day.” A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K (the “Current Report”) and incorporated herein by reference.

Investor Presentation

The Company has also made available on its website at a slide presentation, which will be used in connection with the Company’s inaugural investor day being held on September 16, 2022 and may be used in other presentations to investors and others from time to time. A copy of the slide presentation is furnished as Exhibit 99.2 to this Current Report and is incorporated herein by reference.

The Company’s website and the information contained on, or that can be accessed through, the Company’s website will not be deemed to be incorporated by reference in, and are not considered part of, this Current Report.

The information included in this Item 7.01 of this Current Report (including Exhibit 99.1 and Exhibit 99.2 hereto) is being furnished and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Exchange Act, or otherwise subject to liabilities of that section, unless the registrant specifically states that the information is to be considered “filed” under the Exchange Act or incorporates it by reference into a filing under the Exchange Act or the Securities Act.


Item 9.01.

Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits.






99.1    Press Release issued by the Company on September 16, 2022
99.2    Investor Presentation - September 2022
104    Cover Page Interactive Data File - the cover page XBRL tags are embedded within the Inline XBRL document


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.

Dated: September 16, 2022



/s/ Chad Rigetti

  Chad Rigetti
  Chief Executive Officer