CorMedix Inc. (“CorMedix”) (NYSE Amex: CRMD), a pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing therapeutic products for the prevention and treatment of cardiorenal disease, held the second and final closing of its 2012 private placement of Units consisting of (i) a one-year $1,000 aggregate principal amount 9% Senior Convertible Note, convertible into shares of common stock, par value $0.001 per share, at a conversion price of $0.35 per Note, and (ii) a five-year redeemable Warrant, to purchase 2,500 shares of Common Stock, to certain accredited investors pursuant to a Subscription Agreement. At the second closing, held on November 13, 2012, the Company issued and sold 474 Units for gross proceeds of $474,000. Combined with the initial closing, held on September 20, 2012, in which the Company issued and sold 850 Units for gross proceeds of $850,000, the Company received an aggregate total of $1,324,000 in gross proceeds from the 2012 financing. Proceeds from the 2012 financing will be used by the Company for marketing, manufacturing, rent and utilities, licensing obligations, payroll and working capital and, general corporate purposes.
John Carris Investments, LLC acted as the sole placement agent on the transaction.
CorMedix Inc. is a pharmaceutical company that seeks to in-license, develop and commercialize therapeutic products for the prevention and treatment of cardiac and renal dysfunction, also known as cardiorenal disease. CorMedix most advanced product candidate: CRMD003 (Neutrolin
) for the prevention of catheter related bloodstream infections and maintenance of catheter patency in tunneled, cuffed, central venous catheters used for vascular access in hemodialysis patients. Please see
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in Europe; CorMedix's ability to enter into and maintain collaborations with third parties for its development programs; CorMedix's dependence on its collaborations and its license relationships; achieving milestones under CorMedix's collaborations; CorMedix's' dependence on preclinical and clinical investigators, preclinical and clinical research organizations, manufacturers and consultants; protecting the intellectual property developed by or licensed to CorMedix; and CorMedix's ability to maintain listing on NYSE-Amex. These and other risks are described in greater detail in CorMedix's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. CorMedix may not actually achieve the goals or plans described in its forward-looking statements, and investors should not place undue reliance on these statements. CorMedix disclaims any intent or obligation to update any forward-looking statements as a result of developments occurring after the date of this press release.