Gamida Cell Announces Pricing of $23 Million Public Offering of Securities
BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Gamida Cell Ltd. (Nasdaq: GMDA), a cell therapy pioneer working to turn cells into powerful therapeutics, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 17,500,000 ordinary shares and accompanying warrants to purchase 17,500,000 ordinary shares at a public offering price of $1.30 per ordinary share and accompanying warrant, for gross proceeds of approximately $22.8 million, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses. The warrants have an exercise price of $1.35 per share, are exercisable immediately upon issuance, and will expire five years following the date of issuance. In addition, Gamida Cell has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 2,625,000 ordinary shares and/or warrants on the same terms. The offering is expected to close on or about April 21, 2023, subject to satisfaction of customary closing conditions.
Gamida Cell intends to use the net proceeds from this offering, together with its existing cash and cash equivalents and trading financial assets, to fund: (i) commercialization activities to support the launch of Omisirge®; (ii) the continued clinical development of GDA-201; and (iii) general corporate purposes, including general and administrative expenses and working capital.
Piper Sandler & Co. is acting as sole manager for this offering.
A registration statement on Form S-3 (File No. 333-259472) relating to the securities has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and declared effective on April 1, 2022. This offering will be made only by means of a prospectus supplement. A preliminary prospectus supplement relating to the offering was filed with the SEC on April 19, 2023 and is available on the SEC’s website at http://www.sec.gov. Copies of the final prospectus supplement and the accompanying prospectus related to this offering may be obtained, when available, from: Piper Sandler & Co., 800 Nicollet Mall, J12S03, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402, Attention: Prospectus Department, by telephone at (800) 747-3924 or by email at email@example.com. Investors may also obtain these documents at no cost by visiting the SEC’s website at http://www.sec.gov.