Apollo Endosurgery, Inc. (“Apollo”) (Nasdaq: APEN), a leader in less invasive medical devices for bariatric and gastrointestinal procedures, today announced that it intends to offer and sell, subject to market and other conditions, shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. All of the common stock is being offered by Apollo. In addition, Apollo expects to grant the underwriter a 45-day option to purchase additional shares of common stock.
Craig-Hallum Capital Group is acting as the sole book-running manager for the offering. The public offering is subject to market conditions, as well as Nasdaq approval, and there can be no assurance as to whether or when the public offering may be completed, or the actual size or terms of the public offering.
A shelf registration statement on Form S-3 relating to the offered shares of common stock was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”), and was declared effective on December 20, 2017. A preliminary prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus relating to the offering have been filed with the SEC and is available on the SEC’s website, located at www.sec.gov. Copies of the preliminary prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus related to the offering may be obtained, when available, from Craig-Hallum Capital Group LLC at 222 South Ninth Street, Suite 350, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402, Attention: Equity Capital Markets, by telephone at 612-334-6300, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or other jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or other jurisdiction.
About Apollo Endosurgery, Inc.
Apollo Endosurgery, Inc. is a medical technology company focused on less invasive therapies for the treatment of obesity, a condition facing over 650 million people globally, as well as other gastrointestinal conditions. Apollo’s device based therapies are an alternative to invasive surgical procedures, thus lowering complication rates and reducing total healthcare costs. Apollo's products are offered in over 70 countries today and include the OverStitch™ Endoscopic Suturing System, the ORBERA® Intragastric Balloon, and the LAP-BAND® Adjustable Gastric Banding System.
Apollo’s common stock is traded on the Nasdaq Global Market under the symbol “APEN.”
Stefanie Cavanaugh, 512-279-5100
Chief Financial Officer