Orphazyme A/S: Stabilisation period begins
|Company announcement||Orphazyme A/S|
|No. 7/2017||Ole Maaløes Vej 3|
|DK-2200 Copenhagen N|
|Company Registration No. 32266355|
|16 November 2017|
NOT FOR RELEASE OR DISTRIBUTION OR PUBLICATION IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES, AUSTRALIA, CANADA OR JAPAN
This announcement does not constitute an offering circular and nothing herein contains an offering of securities.
With reference to the offering circular published by Orphazyme A/S ("Orphazyme") on 6 November 2017 and company announcement no. 4/2017 dated 16 November 2017 regarding the result of the initial public offering and the admission to trading and official listing of shares in Orphazyme on Nasdaq Copenhagen A/S (the "Offering"), Orphazyme has received notification regarding the beginning of the stabilisation period from Danske Bank A/S acting as stabilising manager in the Offering. Reference is made to the attached announcement from Danske Bank A/S.
|For additional information, please contact|
|Anders Hinsby, CEO||+45 31 44 31 39|
|Michael Steen-Knudsen||+45 25 17 18 15|
This announcement is not an offer to sell or a solicitation of any offer to buy any securities issued by Orphazyme A/S ("Orphazyme" or the "Company") 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, including but not limited to, the United States, Australia, Canada and Japan.
This announcement does not constitute, or form part of, an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to purchase, any securities in the United States. The 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 within the United States absent registration or to 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 any offering of the securities in the United States.
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 member State, the "Prospectus Directive"), this communication 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 an offering memorandum, including qualified investors, within the meaning of the Prospectus Directive as implemented in each such EEA Member State.
This announcement is only being distributed to and is only directed at (i) persons who are outside the United Kingdom or (ii) to investment professionals falling within Article 19(5) of the U.K. Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Financial Promotion) Order 2005 (the "Order") or (iii) high net worth entities falling within Article 49(2)(a) - (d) of the Order (the persons described in (i) through (iii) above together being referred to as "relevant persons"). The securities are only available to, and any invitation, offer or agreement to subscribe, purchase or otherwise acquire such securities will be engaged in only with, relevant persons. Any person who is not a relevant person should not act or rely on this document or any of its contents.
In connection with the offering, Danske Bank A/S (the "Stabilising Manager") (or persons acting on behalf of the Stabilising Manager) may over-allot securities or effect transactions with a view to supporting the market price of the securities at a level higher than that which might otherwise prevail. However, there is no assurance that the Stabilising Manager (or persons acting on behalf of the Stabilising Manager) will undertake stabilisation. Any stabilisation action may begin on or after the date of commencement of trading and official listing of the securities on Nasdaq Copenhagen A/S and, if begun, may be ended at any time, but it must end no later than 30 days after the date of commencement of trading and official listing of the securities.
Matters discussed in this announcement 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 that 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.
NOT FOR RELEASE OR DISTRIBUTION OR PUBLICATION IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES, AUSTRALIA, CANADA OR JAPAN OR ANY OTHER JURISDICTION WHERE THE DISTRIBUTION OR RELEASE WOULD BE UNLAWFUL
Orphazyme A/S (ticker: ORPHA) (the "Company")
Danske Bank A/S (Niels Erik Nielsen, telephone +44 (0)20 7410 8070) hereby gives notice that the Stabilisation Manager named below and its affiliates may stabilise the offer of the following securities in accordance with Commission Regulation (EC) 2016/1052 supplementing Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to regulatory technical standards for the conditions applicable to buy-back programmes and stabilisation measures.
|Securities:||Ordinary shares (DK0060910917) and temporary purchase certificates (ISIN DK0060911055)|
|Offering size:||8,625,000 shares of DKK 1 nominal value each|
|Offer price:||DKK 80 per share|
|Market:||Nasdaq Copenhagen (XCSE)|
|Ticker:|| ORPHA (ordinary shares)
ORPHA TEMP (temporary purchase certificates)
|Stabilisation Manager:|| Danske Bank A/S
Holmens Kanal 1-12
DK-1092 Copenhagen K
|Stabilisation period expected to start on:||16 November 2017|
|Stabilisation period expected to end no later than:||15 December 2017|
|Maximum size of over-allotment facility:||Up to 1,125,000 shares|
|Conditions of use of over-allotment facility:||May be exercised in whole or in part by the Stabilisation Manager, to the extent permitted by applicable law, at any time during the period commencing on 16 November 2017 and ending 30 calendar days thereafter|
|Exercise period:||30 calendar days|
|Conditions of use of overallotment option:||May be exercised by the Stabilisation Manager, on behalf of the underwriters, in whole or in part from time to time solely to cover over-allotments or short positions in connection with the offering or stabilisation transactions|
In connection with this offering, the Stabilisation Manager may over-allot the securities or effect transactions with a view to supporting the market price of the securities at a level higher than that which might otherwise prevail. However, there is no assurance that the Stabilisation Manager will take any stabilisation action and any stabilisation action, if begun, may be ended at any time.
This announcement is for information purposes only and does not constitute or form part of, and should not be construed as, an invitation or offer to underwrite, subscribe for or otherwise acquire or dispose of any securities of the Company in any jurisdiction. The information contained in this announcement is restricted and is not for release, publication or distribution in or into the United States, Canada, Australia or Japan or any other jurisdiction in which such distribution would be unlawful or would require registration or other measures.
The offer and sale of the shares referred to herein have not been and will not be registered under the US Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), and the shares may not be offered or sold within the United States or to U.S. persons absent registration under the Securities Act or an exemption from registration. There will be no public offer of the securities referred to herein in the United States. The Securities may not be offered or sold in the United States.
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 an offering circular, including qualified investors within the meaning of the Prospectus Directive.
In the United Kingdom, this announcement and any other materials in relation to the securities described herein are only being distributed to, and are only directed at, persons that are (i) investment professionals falling within Article 19(5) of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Financial Promotion) Order 2005 (the "Order"); or (ii) high net worth entities, and other persons to whom this announcement may lawfully be communicated, falling within Article 49(2)(a) to (d) of the Order (all such persons together being referred to as "relevant persons"). Persons who are not relevant persons should not take any action on the basis of this announcement and should not act or rely on it. Any investment or investment activity to which this communication relates is available only to relevant persons and will be engaged in only with relevant persons. Persons distributing this communication must satisfy themselves that it is lawful to do so.