Notice of posting of prospectus

RNS Number : 3928I
Oxford Biomedica PLC
29 May 2014
 





 

THIS ANNOUNCEMENT AND THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS RESTRICTED AND IS NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES, AUSTRALIA, CANADA OR JAPAN OR ANY OTHER JURISDICTION IN WHICH THE SAME WOULD BE UNLAWFUL

 

THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS FOR INFORMATION PURPOSES ONLY AND DOES NOT CONSTITUTE OR FORM PART OF ANY OFFER OR INVITATION TO SELL OR ISSUE, OR ANY SOLICITATION OF ANY OFFER TO PURCHASE OR SUBSCRIBE FOR, ANY NEW ORDINARY SHARES, NOR SHALL IT (OR ANY PART OF IT), OR THE FACT OF ITS DISTRIBUTION, FORM THE BASIS OF, OR BE RELIED ON IN CONNECTION WITH OR ACT AS ANY INDUCEMENT TO ENTER INTO, ANY CONTRACT OR COMMITMENT WHATSOEVER WITH RESPECT TO THE PROPOSED FIRM PLACING, SUBSCRIPTION, RELATED PARTY SUBSCRIPTION AND OPEN OFFER OR OTHERWISE. THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS NOT A PROSPECTUS AND INVESTORS SHOULD NOT SUBSCRIBE FOR OR PURCHASE ANY NEW ORDINARY SHARES REFERRED TO IN THIS ANNOUNCEMENT EXCEPT SOLELY ON THE BASIS OF INFORMATION IN THE PROSPECTUS EXPECTED TO BE PUBLISHED TODAY. COPIES OF THE PROSPECTUS WILL, FOLLOWING PUBLICATION, BE AVAILABLE FROM OXFORD BIOMEDICA'S HEAD OFFICE AT MEDAWAR CENTRE, ROBERT ROBINSON AVENUE, THE OXFORD SCIENCE PARK, OXFORD, OX4 4GA

 

THE SECURITIES MAY NOT BE OFFERED OR SOLD IN THE UNITED STATES, UNLESS REGISTERED UNDER THE U.S. SECURITIES ACT OF 1933, AS AMENDED (THE "SECURITIES ACT"), OR PURSUANT TO AN EXEMPTION FROM SUCH REGISTRATION. NO PUBLIC OFFERING OF THE SECURITIES DISCUSSED HEREIN IS BEING MADE IN THE UNITED STATES AND THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN OFFERING OF SECURITIES FOR SALE IN THE UNITED STATES AND THE COMPANY DOES NOT CURRENTLY INTEND TO REGISTER ANY SECURITIES UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT.

 

 

Notice of posting of prospectus

 

Oxford UK - 29 May 2014: Oxford BioMedica plc (LSE: OXB), ("the Company") the leading gene based biopharmaceutical company, announces that a Prospectus in connection with the Firm Fundraising and Open Offer announced earlier today has been approved by the UK Listing Authority (the "UKLA").

 

The Prospectus has been submitted electronically to the National Storage Mechanism and will shortly be available for inspection at www.Hemscott.com/nsm.  Copies are being posted to shareholders today.

The Prospectus contains a notice of general meeting to, inter alia, approve the Firm Fundraising and Open Offer which will be held at the offices of Covington & Burling LLP at 265 Strand, London, WC2R 1BH on 16 June 2014.

The Prospectus will shortly be available to view on the Company's website at www.oxfordbiomedica.co.uk in the "Investors" section.  Copies of the Prospectus will also be available for inspection at the Company's offices at Oxford BioMedica plc, Medawar Centre, Robert Robinson Avenue, The Oxford Science Park, Oxford, OX4 4GA during usual business hours on any weekday (Saturday, Sunday and public holidays excepted).

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For further information, please contact:


 



Oxford BioMedica plc:

John Dawson, Chief Executive Officer

Tim Watts, Chief Financial Officer

Tel: +44 (0)1865 783 000





Media Enquiries:

Mary-Jane Elliott/Emma Thompson/Jessica Hodgson/

Matthew Neal

Consilium Strategic Communications

 

Tel: +44 (0)20 3709 5700 

 





Sponsor

Charles Stanley & Co. Limited

Phil Davies

 

Tel: +44 (0)20 7739 8200





Financial Adviser & Broker

WG Partners

David Wilson

Claes Spång

Jonathan Gosling

 

Tel: +44 (0)20 3693 1566

 

Notes for editors

 

Oxford BioMedica®

Oxford BioMedica plc (LSE: OXB) is a biopharmaceutical company developing innovative gene-based medicines and therapeutic vaccines that aim to improve the lives of patients with high unmet medical needs. The Company's technology platform includes a highly efficient LentiVector® gene delivery system, which has specific advantages for targeting diseases of the central nervous system and the eye; and a unique tumour antigen (5T4), which is an ideal target for anti-cancer therapy. Through in-house and collaborative research, Oxford BioMedica has a broad pipeline with current partners and licensees including Sanofi, Pfizer, Novartis, GlaxoSmithKline, MolMed, Sigma-Aldrich, Biogen Idec, Emergent BioSolutions and ImaginAb. Further information is available at www.oxfordbiomedica.co.uk and www.oxbsolutions.co.uk.

 

 


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