SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER PURSUANT TO
RULE 13a-16 OR
15d-16 UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For the month of January 2014
Commission File Number: 001-34934
(Translation of registrant’s name into English)
60 Zephyrou Street & Syngrou Avenue, 17564
(Address of principal executive office)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F.
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INCORPORATION BY REFERENCE
This Report on Form 6-K shall be incorporated by reference into our registration statement on Form F-3, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on November 20, 2013 (File No. 333-191833), to the extent not superseded by documents or reports subsequently filed by us under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, in each case as amended.
|1.1||Underwriting Agreement, dated January 13, 2014, among Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, UBS Securities LLC, Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC and Costamare Inc.|
|5.1||Opinion of Cozen O’Connor, special counsel on matters of Marshall Islands law to Costamare Inc., dated January 15, 2014.|
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.
Date: January 15, 2014
|By:||/s/ Anastassios Gabrielides|
|Title:||General Counsel and Secretary|