SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER PURSUANT TO RULE 13A-16 OR 15D-16 OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For the month of May 2012
Commission File Number: 001-34677
Scorpio Tankers Inc.
(Translation of registrant's name into English)
9, Boulevard Charles III, Monaco
98000 (Address of principal executive
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INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS FORM 6-K REPORT
Attached to this Report on Form 6-K as Exhibit 99.1 is a press release issued by Scorpio Tankers Inc. (the "Company") on May 3, 2012 reporting its Financial Results for the First Quarter of 2012.
The information contained in this Report on Form 6-K, with the exception of the comments of the Company’s chief executive officer, is hereby incorporated by reference into the Company's registration statement on Form F-3 (File no. 333-173929) filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission with an effective date on May 10, 2011.
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.
|| SCORPIO TANKERS INC.
| Dated: May 4, 2012
|| By: /s/ Brian Lee
|| Brian Lee
|| Chief Financial Officer