uniQure Announces Pricing of its Public Offering
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uniQure N.V. (NASDAQ:QURE), a leading gene therapy company advancing transformative therapies for patients with severe unmet medical needs, such as hemophilia B, Huntington’s disease and congestive heart failure, today announced the pricing of its underwritten public offering of 5,000,000 of its ordinary shares at a public offering price of $18.25 per share. The gross proceeds to uniQure from the offering, before deducting the underwriting discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses payable by uniQure, are expected to be $91,250,000. All ordinary shares to be sold in the offering are being sold by uniQure. In addition, uniQure has granted to the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 750,000 additional ordinary shares at the public offering price, less underwriting discounts and commissions. The offering is expected to close on or about October 27, 2017, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions.
Leerink Partners and Evercore ISI are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering. Chardan is acting as lead manager and H.C. Wainwright & Co. is acting as co-manager for the offering.