The Social Chain AG: The Social Chain AG Successfully Concludes Capital Increase with Gross Proceeds of approximately EUR 15.8 Million
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The Social Chain AG Successfully Concludes Capital Increase with Gross Proceeds of approximately EUR 15.8 Million
Berlin, November 21, 2019 - The Social Chain AG (WKN: A1YC99, ISIN: DE000A1YC996, ticker: PU11) (the "Company") has successfully concluded its capital increase that was announced yesterday.
A total of 904,010 new shares were placed at a price of EUR 17.50 per share. The emission was substantially oversubscribed. Gross proceeds from the capital increase for the Company amount to approximately EUR 15.8 million. The new shares will carry the same rights as the existing shares. The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the capital increase to fund the growth of its existing business activities, selective identified acquisitions in the social media & commerce space, and general corporate purposes.
The new shares shall be admitted to trading on the open market of the Düsseldorf Stock Exchange, without a securities prospectus. The Company has agreed to a lock-up of six months (subject to customary exceptions) following the transaction. The first trading day for the new shares and settlement of the new shares against payment of the placement price are expected to take place on or around November 26, 2019.
Hauck & Aufhäuser and Jefferies acted as Joint Global Coordinators and Joint Bookrunners in the placement of the new shares.
About THE SOCIAL CHAIN AG
As the first integrated social media company, THE SOCIAL CHAIN AG combines social media and social commerce, integrated through its own tech platform LINKS. The company is a pioneer in the creation, development and scaling of social media brands. The company's headquarters are in Berlin with additional offices in Manchester, London, New York and Munich.
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