BioLineRx (NASDAQ: BLRX; TASE: BLRX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to identifying, in-licensing and developing promising therapeutic candidates, today announced that it has closed its previously announced underwritten public offering of 9,660,000 American Depositary Shares ("ADSs”), each representing ten (10) of its Ordinary Shares, at a public offering price of $2.50 per ADS, for gross proceeds of approximately $24.1 million. All of the ADSs in the offering were sold by BioLineRx. The amount of ADSs sold includes an additional 1,260,000 ADSs purchased by the underwriters pursuant to the over-allotment option granted to them by BioLineRx.
Roth Capital Partners acted as sole book-running manager for the offering. Maxim Group LLC acted as co-manager.
The ADSs were issued pursuant to a shelf registration statement that was previously filed with, and declared effective by, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). A final prospectus supplement related to the offering will be filed with the SEC and will be available on the SEC's website located at www.sec.gov.
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction. Any offer, if at all, will be made only by means of a prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus forming a part of the effective registration statement, copies of which may be obtained, when available, from Roth Capital Partners, 888 San Clemente, Newport Beach, CA 92660, (800) 678-9147.