NOT FOR PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION OR RELEASE IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN OR TO THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, AUSTRALIA, CANADA OR JAPAN. This announcement does not constitute a prospectus. No one should purchase or subscribe any securities in ViroGates A/S (“ViroGates” or “the Company”) except on the basis of information in the prospectus published by the Company in connection with the offering and admission of such securities to trading and official listing on Nasdaq First North in Denmark.
Company announcement no. 3-2018
Birkerød, 25 June 2018
Registration of capital increase and admission to trading
As announced in company announcement no. 2-2018 of 21 June 2018, ViroGates’ offering of a maximum of 824,175 new shares was fully subscribed. The capital increase has been registered with the Danish Business Authority on 25 June 2018, and the offering has been completed.
Following the capital increase, the share capital of ViroGates is nominally DKK 3,034,347.
Nasdaq First North in Denmark has confirmed that the Company’s shares will be admitted to trading under the symbol “VIRO” (ISIN: DK0061030574) as of 26 June 2018 as planned.
CEO Jakob Knudsen, ViroGates
Tel. +45 2113 1336, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Blokken 45, 3460 Birkerød
Tel. +45 2113 1336, www.virogates.com
Västra Hamnen Corporate Finance
Jungmansgatan 12, 211 19 Malmö
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ViroGataes is an international medical technology company headquartered in Birkerød, Denmark. The products are used in emergency departments at hospitals to substantiate clinical decisions of admission or discharging of acute medical patients, which can lead to better clinical decisions, faster discharges and resource optimization in the healthcare system. ViroGates’ test suPARnostic® measures a protein found in blood (known as soluble urokinase plasminogen activator receptor or suPAR). suPARnostic® is also used for prognostication of lifestyle related diseases such as cardiovascular diseases, type-2 diabetes, cancer etc. The prognostic value of suPARnostic® has been validated in more than 500 clinical studies and more than 300,000 blood samples to date. suPARnostic® can be applied easily and quickly by use of suPARnostic® Quick Triage, a testing method that takes only 20 minutes for hospital professionals to perform. The products are CE-IVD labeled and constitute a cost efficient and simple method of clinical monitoring and decision making.
This announcement does not constitute a prospectus. No one should purchase or subscribe for any shares in ViroGates A/S (“ViroGates” or “the Company”), except on the basis of information in the prospectus published by the Company in connection with the offering and admission of shares to trading on Nasdaq First North in Denmark. Copies of the prospectus are available from the Company's registered office and, subject to certain exceptions, on the website of the Company.
This announcement is not an offer to sell or a solicitation of any offer to buy any shares issued by Virogates in any jurisdiction where such offer or sale would be unlawful and the announcement and the information contained herein are not for distribution or release, directly or indirectly, in or into such jurisdictions.
In any member state of the European Economic Area (“EEA Member State”), other than Denmark, that has implemented Directive 2003/71/EC as amended (together with any applicable implementing measures in any EEA Member State, the “Prospectus Directive”), this announcement is only addressed to and is only directed at investors in that EEA Member State who fulfil the criteria for exemption from the obligation to publish a prospectus, including qualified investors within the meaning of the Prospectus Directive.
Any securities referred to herein have not been and will not be registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an exemption from, or in a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the Securities Act. There is no intention to register any securities referred to herein in the United States or to make a public offering of the securities in the United States.
Matters discussed in this release may constitute forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are statements that are not historical facts and that can be identified by words such as “believe”, “expect”, “anticipate”, “intends”, “estimate”, “will”, “may”, “continue”, “should”, and similar expressions. The forward-looking statements in this announcement are based upon various assumptions, many of which are based, in turn, upon further assumptions. Although the Company believes that these assumptions were reasonable when made, these assumptions are inherently subject to significant known and unknown risks, uncertainties, contingencies and other important factors which are difficult or impossible to predict and are beyond its control. Such risks, uncertainties, contingencies and other important factors could cause actual events to differ materially from the expectations expressed or implied in this release by such forward-looking statements. The information, opinions and forward-looking statements contained in this announcement speak only as at its date, and are subject to change without notice.
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