Isofol Medical AB’s (publ), (Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market: ISOFOL), (“Isofol or the “Company”) Board of Directors resolved on May 18, 2021
GOTHENBURG, Sweden, May 25, 2021 Isofol Medical AB’s (publ), (Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market: ISOFOL), (“Isofol or the “Company”) Board of Directors resolved on May 18, 2021, on an issue of shares of a maximum of 62,524,474 shares with preferential rights for the Company’s existing shareholders (the “Rights Issue”). If the Rights Issue is fully subscribed, the Company will receive approximately SEK 400 million before transaction costs related to the Rights Issue. In connection with the Rights Issue, the Company publishes a prospectus which today has been approved and registered by the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority (Sw. Finansinspektionen).
Not for publication, distribution or release, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, within or into the United Kingdom, US, Canada, Japan, Australia, Hong Kong, New Zealand or any other jurisdiction in which such publication, distribution or release may be contravening to any applicable laws or rules. Additional restrictions are applicable, please see “Important information” in the end of this press release.
Timetable for the Rights Issue
Record date for participation in the Rights Issue
May 25, 2021
May 27 – June 10, 2021
Trading in subscription rights
May 27 – June 7, 2021
Trading in BTAs
May 27 – June 14, 2021
Announcement of final outcome in the Rights Issue
Around June 14, 2021
Delivery of and trading in new shares subscribed with subscription rights
Around June 18, 2021
Delivery of and trading in new shares subscribed without subscription rights
Around June 30, 2021
For full information regarding the Rights Issue, please refer to the prospectus, which is available on Isofol’s website, www.isofolmedical.com. Link to the application form is available on the same link at the start of the subscription period at the latest, and on Carnegie Investment Bank AB (publ)’s website, www.carnegie.se. The prospectus is also available on the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority’s (Sw. Finansinspektionen) website, www.fi.se.
Carnegie Investment Bank AB (publ) and Pareto Securities AB act as Joint Bookrunners in connection with the Rights Issue. Vinge law firm acts as legal adviser to Isofol, and Schjødt law firm acts as legal adviser to the Joint Bookrunners. Ashurst LLP acts as legal adviser to the Joint Bookrunners as to US securities law.
For further information, please contact
Isofol Medical AB (publ)
Jarl Ulf Jungnelius, M.D., Chief Executive Officer
Mobil: +46 (0) 709 16 89 55
FNCA Sweden AB
Phone: +46 (0)8 528 003 99
The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 10:30 CEST on May 25, 2021.
Arfolitixorin is Isofol’s proprietary drug candidate being developed to increase the efficacy of standard of care chemotherapy for advanced colorectal cancer. The drug candidate is currently being studied in a global Phase III study, AGENT. As the key active metabolite of the widely used folate-based drugs, arfolitixorin can potentially benefit more patients with advanced colorectal cancer, as it does not require complicated metabolic activation to become effective.
About Isofol Medical AB (publ)
Isofol Medical AB (publ) is a clinical stage biotech company developing arfolitixorin to improve the efficacy of standard of care chemotherapy for advanced colorectal cancer by increasing tumor response and progression free survival. Isofol holds a worldwide exclusive license agreement with Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany to develop and commercialize arfolitixorin for oncology indications. Isofol Medical AB (publ) is traded on the Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market. Certified Adviser is FNCA Sweden AB.
This press release does not constitute or form part of an offer or solicitation to purchase or subscribe for securities in Isofol in any jurisdiction, not from Isofol or from any other person.
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This announcement is for informational purposes only and is not an offer of securities for sale in the United States. Securities may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration under the US Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “US Securities Act”), or an exemption therefrom. The securities referred to herein have not been and will not be registered under the US Securities Act or under the securities laws of any state or other jurisdiction of the United States, and may not be offered or sold, taken up, resold, transferred or delivered in the United States except pursuant to an exemption from, or in a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the US Securities Act and in accordance with any applicable securities laws of any state or other jurisdiction of the United States. There will be no public offer of the securities referred to herein in the United States.
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