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Array BioPharma Inc. Announces Pricing of Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock
BOULDER, Colo., May 01, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Array BioPharma Inc. (NASDAQ: ARRY) announced today that it has agreed to sell an aggregate of 7,000,000 shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering at a price to the public of $13.00 per share. Array has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,050,000 shares of common stock to cover over-allotments, if any. All of the shares are being offered by Array. The offering is expected to close on or about May 7, 2007, subject to customary conditions.
Array expects to receive net proceeds of approximately $85.2 million from the sale of 7,000,000 shares of common stock. Array anticipates using the net proceeds from the sale of the common stock offered to fund Array's proprietary drug programs; and for working capital, capital expenditures and other general corporate purposes.
J.P. Morgan Securities Inc. and Banc of America Securities LLC are acting as joint book-running managers of the offering. Jefferies & Company, Inc. and Piper Jaffray & Co. are acting as co-managers of the offering. Information about the offering is available in the prospectus supplement for the offering filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Copies of the prospectus supplement can be obtained from J.P. Morgan's prospectus department at 4 Chase Metrotech Center, CS Level, Brooklyn, NY 11245, Attention: Prospectus Department and from Banc of America Securities LLC, Capital Markets (Prospectus Fulfillment) by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to Banc of America Securities LLC, Capital Markets Operations, 100 West 33rd Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10001.
A shelf registration statement relating to the securities being offered has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and has become effective. This communication 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 state in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
About Array BioPharma
Array BioPharma Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of targeted small molecule drugs to treat life threatening and debilitating diseases. Our proprietary drug development pipeline is focused on the treatment of cancer and inflammatory disease and includes clinical candidates that are designed to regulate therapeutically important targets. In addition, leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies collaborate with Array to discover and develop drug candidates across a broad range of therapeutic areas. For more information on Array, please go to www.arraybiopharma.com.
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including statements about our proposed offering of shares of our common stock. These statements involve significant risks and uncertainties, including those discussed in our annual report filed on form 10-K for the year ended June 30, 2006, our quarterly report on Form 10-Q and in other reports filed by Array with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Because these statements reflect our current expectations concerning future events, our actual results could differ materially from those anticipated in these forward-looking statements as a result of many factors. These factors include, but are not limited to, market conditions and other conditions to the closing of the proposed offering. We are providing this information as of May 1, 2007. We undertake no duty to update any forward-looking statements to reflect the occurrence of events or circumstances after the date of such statements or of anticipated or unanticipated events that alter any assumptions underlying such statements.
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