Karyopharm Therapeutics Announces Proposed Private Offering of $150 Million of Convertible Senior Notes
The Notes will be unsecured, senior obligations of Karyopharm and will bear interest payable semi-annually in arrears on
Karyopharm intends to use the net proceeds from the sale of the Notes: to continue establishing the infrastructure to support the potential commercial launch of selinexor; to support continued clinical development of selinexor in hematologic malignancies and solid tumors; to conduct ongoing activities to support regulatory submissions for oral selinexor as a new treatment for patients with penta-refractory multiple myeloma and, if the results of Karyopharm’s SADAL trial are positive, as a new treatment for patients with relapsed/refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma; for clinical trials of two of Karyopharm's pipeline drug candidates in oncology, eltanexor and KPT-9274; and for working capital and other general corporate purposes.
The Notes will be offered and sold to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act. The offer and sale of the Notes and the shares of common stock issuable upon conversion of the Notes, if any, have not been and will not be registered under the Securities Act or the securities laws of any other jurisdiction, and the Notes and any such shares may not be offered or sold in
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy the Notes or any other securities, nor shall there be any offer, solicitation or sale of the Notes or any other securities (including the shares of Karyopharm’s common stock issuable upon conversion of the Notes, if any) in any state or other jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful.
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements include those regarding Karyopharm’s expectations regarding the size and timing of the offering, the anticipated use of any proceeds from the offering, and the terms of the Notes. Such statements are subject to numerous important factors, risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond Karyopharm’s control, that may cause actual events or results to differ materially from Karyopharm's current expectations due to risks and uncertainties inherent in Karyopharm’s business, including, without limitation: risks and uncertainties associated with market conditions; whether Karyopharm will offer the Notes or be able to consummate the proposed offering at the anticipated size or on the anticipated terms, or at all; and the satisfaction of closing conditions related to the proposed offering. The failure to meet expectations with respect to any of the foregoing matters may reduce Karyopharm's stock price. These and other risks are described under the caption “Risk Factors” in Karyopharm's Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended
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