RXi Pharmaceuticals Corporation (Nasdaq: RXII), a biotechnology company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing innovative therapies addressing major unmet medical needs using immunotherapy and RNA-targeted technologies, today announced that it intends to offer shares of its common stock and common stock purchase warrants in an underwritten public offering. ROTH Capital Partners, LLC is acting as the sole manager for the offering.
All of the securities in the offering are to be sold by RXi. The offering is subject to market 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. RXi intends to use the net proceeds of the offering for general corporate purposes, which may include working capital, capital expenditures, research and development expenditures, clinical and pre-clinical trial expenditures, commercial expenditures, acquisitions of new technologies or businesses that are complementary to its current technologies or business focus, and investments.
The securities described above are being offered by RXi Pharmaceuticals pursuant to a shelf registration statement on Form S-3 including a base prospectus, previously filed and declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The securities may be offered only by means of a prospectus. A preliminary prospectus supplement related to the offering will be filed with the SEC. Electronic copies of the preliminary prospectus supplement, when available, may be obtained by either contacting the underwriter (as set forth below) or by accessing the SEC’s website, www.sec.gov.
|Roth Capital Partners, LLC|
|Attn: Syndicate Department|
|24 Corporate Plaza|
|Newport Beach, CA 92660|
|Phone: (800) 678-9147|
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities of RXi Pharmaceuticals Corporation, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction 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.