Berlin, 26 February 2019 – The free float in Medios AG (‘Medios’ or ‘Company’, ISIN: DE000A1MMCC8, WKN: A1MMCC ticker: ILM1), one of the leading Specialty Pharma companies in Germany, increases significantly by 15 percentage points to 55.5 per cent of the voting rights after a successful private placement by the core shareholder mediosmanagement GmbH.
In total, 2,184,603 existing no-par value bearer shares were sold as part of the private placement. This corresponds to around 15 per cent of the share capital. The offer was directed exclusively at institutional investors. Berenberg acted as Sole Bookrunner for the transaction. After the placement, mediosmanagement GmbH and Manfred Schneider (Founder & CEO) hold around 41 per cent of the outstanding shares and have agreed to a 180-day lock-up period.
Matthias Gärtner, CFO of Medios AG: “Medios is benefitting from the successful private placement of our core shareholder threefold: On the one hand, the free float increases, while on the other hand, the liquidity of the shares rises as well. Moreover, our presence in the capital market is being strengthened. Existing as well as potential investors can capitalize on this in the long term.”
About Medios AG
Medios AG is one of the leading Specialty Pharma companies in Germany. As a specialist for the provision of Specialty Pharma drugs to patients and GMP-certified provider of individualized therapies, Medios covers substantial elements of the supply chain in this field and follows the highest international quality standards. Usually, Specialty Pharma drugs are high-priced medicines for rare and/or chronic diseases. Individualized therapies are, for example, infusions that are compiled and produced on the basis of individual diseases and parameters like body weight and surface. It is Medios’ aim to provide integrated solutions along the value chain to partners and clients, thereby ensuring an optimal pharmaceutical care for patients.
Medios AG is Germany’s first publicly listed Specialty Pharma company. The share (WKN: A1MMCC, ISIN: DE000A1MMCC8) is listed in the Regulated Market of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (General Standard) and Hamburg-Hannover Stock Exchange.
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