Aerocrine publishes prospectus relating to rights issue
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SOLNA, Sweden – Aerocrine AB (NASDAQ Stockholm: AERO B) publishes the prospectus relating to the company’s rights issue. The prospectus has been approved and registered by the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority and is available on the company’s website www.aerocrine.com.
Ahead of the publication of the prospectus, Aerocrine’s CEO Scott Myers has informed the company that he intends to subscribe for his pro rata share in the rights issue.
ABG Sundal Collier is acting as financial advisor and Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå is acting as legal advisor to Aerocrine in connection with the rights issue.
For further information:
Scott Myers, Chief Executive Officer, Aerocrine AB, Phone: +1 970 368 0336 or +46 768 788 379
Marshall Woodworth, Chief Financial Officer, Aerocrine AB: +1 919 749 8748 or +46 709 695 219
Or visit www.aerocrine.com
Aerocrine AB is a medical products company focused on the improved management and care of patients with inflammatory airway diseases. As the pioneer and leader in technology to monitor and manage airway inflammation, Aerocrine markets NIOX MINO®and NIOX VERO®. Both products enable fast and reliable management of airway inflammation and may therefore play a critical role in more effective diagnosis, treatment and follow-up of patients with inflammatory airway diseases such as asthma. Aerocrine is based in Sweden with subsidiaries in the U.S., Germany, Switzerland and the U.K. Aerocrine shares were listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange in 2007.
Aerocrine is required to disclose the information provided herein pursuant to the Securities Markets Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication at 19.00 p.m. on January 12, 2015.
The information in this press release does not contain or constitute an offer to acquire, subscribe or otherwise trade in shares, subscription rights or other securities in Aerocrine. Any invitation to the persons concerned to subscribe for shares in Aerocrine will only be made through the prospectus that Aerocrine has published today.
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No subscription rights, BTAs (interim shares) or new shares have or will be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933 (“Securities Act”) or securities legislation in any state or other jurisdiction in the United States and may not be offered, subscribed, sold or transferred, directly or indirectly, within the United States, other than pursuant to an exemption from, or in a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the Securities Act and in accordance with securities laws in relevant state or other jurisdiction in the United States.
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