Toleranzia publishes prospectus in connection with rights issue of units
28 August - 2023
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Toleranzia AB ("Toleranzia" or the "Company") has prepared an EU growth prospectus (the "Prospectus") for the Company’s upcoming issue of units consisting of shares and warrants with preferential rights for existing shareholders which the board of directors resolved on 18 August 2023 (the "Rights Issue"). The Prospectus was approved today, 28 August 2023, by the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority.
The Prospectus has been prepared in connection with the upcoming Rights Issue and has today, 28 August 2023, been approved and registered by the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority. The Prospectus, containing complete terms and conditions, will be available on the Company's website, www.toleranzia.se, on Nordic Issuing's website, www.nordic-issuing.se, and on the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority's website, www.fi.se. Information on how to subscribe in the Rights Issue will be made available on the Company's website and on Nordic Issuing's website in connection with the beginning of the subscription period.
|23 August 2023||Last day of trading in Toleranzia’s shares including the right to receive unit rights|
|24 August 2023||Last day of trading in Toleranzia’s shares excluding the right to receive unit rights|
|25 August 2023||Record date for obtaining unit rights. Shareholders who are registered in the share register kept by Euroclear Sweden AB on this day, receive unit rights for participation in the Rights Issue.|
|30 August 2023 – 8 September 2023||Trading with unit rights on Nasdaq First North Growth Market|
|30 August 2023 – 13 September 2023||Subscription period for the Rights Issue|
|30 August 2023 – 2 October 2023||Trading with BTU on Nasdaq First North Growth Market|
|15 September 2023||Estimated date for announcement of the outcome of the Rights Issue|
Zonda Partners AB is the financial advisor and Eversheds Sutherland Advokatbyrå AB is the legal advisor to the Company in connection with the Rights Issue. Nordic Issuing acts as issuing agent in connection with the Rights Issue.
For further information, please contact:
Charlotte Fribert – CEO, Toleranzia
Tel: +46 763 19 98 98
About Toleranzia AB (publ)
Toleranzia AB (publ) develops drugs that harness the power of the immune system for the treatment of autoimmune orphan diseases. The drugs, which target the cause of the disease, can cure or significantly alleviate the disease and not, like current treatments, merely reduce the symptoms. They have the potential to be the first long-acting or curative therapies that act specifically on the underlying cause of the autoimmune orphan disease for which they are being developed. Toleranzia's shares are listed on the Nasdaq First North Growth Market and Mangold Fondkommission AB, 08-503 015 50, CA@mangold.se, is the company's Certified Adviser.
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