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Medigene AG secures over EUR 46mn from capital increase to finance its cancer immunotherapy programmes
Martinsried/Munich, 30 June 2015. Medigene AG (MDG1, Frankfurt, Prime Standard) completed the capital increase announced on 12 June 2015 for the funding of its cancer immunotherapy programmes, achieving gross proceeds of approximately EUR 46.4 million by placing the maximum number of 5,594,178 new offered shares to existing shareholders and selected new institutional investors for the subscription and placement price of EUR 8.30. Gross proceeds from the placement exceeded the Company's targeted EUR 40 million raise by over 15%. The rump placement was oversubscribed. A US-based specialist institutional investor participated as the cornerstone investor in the transaction and as a new investor in Medigene AG.
By issuing 5,594,178 new shares from authorised capital, the share capital of Medigene AG increases by EUR 5,594,178.00 from EUR 14,051,815.00 to EUR 19,645,993.00. The gross proceeds generated from the issuing of new shares amounts to EUR 46,431,677. The new shares are scheduled to be admitted to trading from 6 July up to 13 August with ISIN DE000A161NA3, securities identification number WKN A161NA and stock exchange symbol MDGJ. From 14 August 2015 on, the new shares will have the same ISIN, securities identification number (WKN) and stock exchange symbol as the existing Medigene shares (ISIN: DE000A1X3W00, WKN: A1X 3W0, MDG1).
Note: These materials do not constitute an offer of securities for sale or a solicitation of an offer to purchase securities in the United States, Germany or any other jurisdiction. The shares (the "Shares") of Medigene AG (the "Company") may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an exemption from registration under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The Company does not intend to register any portion of the offering in the United States or to conduct a public offering of Shares in the Company in the United States.
This publication constitutes neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation to buy securities. The offer will be made solely by means of, and on the basis of, a securities prospectus which has been published. The securities prospectus is available free of charge from Medigene AG, Lochhamer Strasse 11, 82152 Planegg/Martinsried, Germany, as well as on the Medigene AG website under www.medigene.com.
Julia Hofmann, Anja Clausnitzer
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