Harrow Announces Proposed Offering of $100 Million of Senior Notes Due 2027 and “BB” Rating from Egan-Jones
NASHVILLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$HROW--Harrow Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: HROW), an eyecare pharmaceutical company exclusively focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of innovative ophthalmic prescription therapies, today announced that it has commenced an underwritten registered public offering of $100 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2027, subject to market and certain other conditions. Harrow expects to grant the underwriters a 30‑day option to purchase an additional 15% of the principal amount of senior notes sold in connection with the offering. The proposed offering is subject to market and other conditions, and there can be no assurance as to whether or when the offering may be completed, or as to the actual size or terms of the offering.
Harrow and this issuance of notes both received a rating of “BB” from Egan‑Jones Ratings Company, an independent, unaffiliated rating agency.
The Company expects to use the net proceeds from the sale of the notes to fund a portion of the purchase price payable for a previously announced acquisition, with any remaining net proceeds available for general corporate purposes, including funding future strategic product acquisitions and related investments, making capital expenditures, and funding working capital.
B. Riley Securities, Janney Montgomery Scott, Ladenburg Thalmann and William Blair are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering. EF Hutton, division of Benchmark Investments, LLC, is acting as lead manager for the offering, and Aegis Capital Corp., Huntington Capital Markets, InspereX, Maxim Group LLC, Newbridge Securities Corporation and Revere Securities LLC are acting as co-managers for the offering.
The notes will be offered by Harrow under its shelf registration statement on Form S-3, which was declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) on June 6, 2022. The offering of these notes will be made solely by means of a prospectus supplement and accompanying base prospectus, which will be filed with the SEC.
Copies of the prospectus supplement and the accompanying base prospectus may be obtained on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov, or by contacting B. Riley Securities by phone at (703) 312‑9580, or by emailing email@example.com.
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 the notes in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, sale or solicitation would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
Harrow (Nasdaq: HROW) is an eyecare pharmaceutical company exclusively focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of innovative ophthalmic prescription therapies for the U.S. market that are accessible and affordable. For more information about Harrow, please visit the Investors section of the corporate website, harrow.com.
This press release contains “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Any statements in this release that are not historical facts may be considered such “forward-looking statements.” Such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements regarding the terms and conditions and timing of the senior notes offering and the intended use of proceeds. Because these forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, there are important factors that could cause actual results, events or developments to differ materially from those expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ include (without limitation) the possibility that the notes offering will not be consummated at the expected time, on the expected terms, or at all. Additional risks and uncertainties are more fully described in Harrow’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its Annual Report on Form 10-K and its Quarterly Reports on Form 10‑Q. Such documents may be read free of charge on the SEC's website at www.sec.gov. Undue reliance should not be placed on forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date they are made. Except as required by law, Harrow undertakes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements to reflect new information, events, or circumstances after the date they are made, or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.
Director of Communications and Investor Relations