Ergomed - Completion of Acquisition of PSR Group BV, a specialist orphan drug CRO
Ergomed plc (AIM: ERGO) ("Ergomed" or the "Company"), is pleased to announce that, further to the Company's announcement on 28 September 2017, the acquisition of PSR Group BV ("PSR") has completed following the admission to trading on AIM of the 2,081,389 new ordinary shares of 1p each at 8.00 a.m. on 2 October 2017.
A total of 1,757,576 new ordinary shares in the Company of 1p each (the "Placing Shares") were placed at a price of 165p per Placing Share (the "Placing Price") with new and existing investors, raising proceeds of £2.9m (before expenses) to part-fund the acquisition of PSR. In addition, a further 323,813 new ordinary shares were issued at a price of 165p per share to PSR as initial share consideration (“Initial Consideration Shares”).
Following the Admission of the Placing Shares and Initial Consideration Shares, the Company's issued share capital now comprises 42,680,813 ordinary shares of 1p each. The above figure may be used by Shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine whether they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company under the Financial Conduct Authority's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.