On January 13, 2022 Celsion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLSN), a clinical-stage development company focused on DNA-based immunotherapy and next-generation vaccines, reported the closing of its previously announced registered direct offering with certain institutional investors to purchase 50,000 shares of Series A convertible redeemable preferred stock and 50,000 shares of Series B convertible redeemable preferred stock (Press release, Celsion, JAN 13, 2022, View Source [SID1234605486]). Each share of Series A and Series B preferred stock had a purchase price of $285, representing an original issue discount of 5% of the $300 stated value of each share, resulting in net proceeds of approximately $28.5 million, before deducting placement agent’s fees and other estimated offering expenses.
A.G.P. /Alliance Global Partners acted as the sole placement agent in connection with the offering.
This offering was made pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement on Form S-3 (333-254515), which was declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 30, 2021. The offerings were made by means of a prospectus supplement and a prospectus that form a part of the registration statement. Copies of the final prospectus supplements and accompanying prospectus relating to the registered direct offering may be obtained from A.G.P./Alliance Global Partners, 590 Madison Avenue, 28th Floor, New York, NY 10022 at (212) 624-2060.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy these securities, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or other jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to the registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or other jurisdiction.