Cyclacel announces completion of private placement sale

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Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:CYCC) (Nasdaq:CYCCP), a biopharmaceutical company developing oral therapies that target the various phases of cell cycle control for the treatment of cancer and other serious diseases, announced today that it consummated its previously announced private placement to sell approximately $15.2 million of its units to several institutional investors, including the Special Situations Funds, for net proceeds of approximately $14.1 million after the deduction of offering expenses. The investors have the right to acquire up to an additional $6.9 million of units at any time up to nine months after closing. The units consist of one share of common stock and 0.5 of a warrant, with each whole warrant representing the right to purchase one share of common stock at an exercise price of $1.92 per share for a period of five years.

The investors agreed to purchase a total of 8,323,190 units at a price of $1.82625 per unit. The investors have the right to acquire up to 4,161,595 additional units at a price of $1.67 per unit at any time up to nine months after closing.

The shares of common stock offered and to be sold by Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. in this private placement have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), or state securities laws and may not be offered or sold in the United States without registration with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") or an applicable exemption from registration requirements. Cyclacel has agreed with the participating investors to file a registration statement with the SEC covering resale of the shares of common stock in the private placement. Lazard Capital Markets LLC served as the lead placement agent and Roth Capital Partners, LLC served as the co-placement agent for the offering.  

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 these securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to the registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction. Any offer will be made only by means of a prospectus, including a prospectus supplement, forming a part of the effective registration statement. Copies of the final prospectus supplement together with the accompanying prospectus can be obtained at the SEC's website at or from Lazard Capital Markets LLC at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10020 or Roth Capital Partners, LLC at 24 Corporate Plaza, Newport Beach, CA 92660.


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