Mandate Vinge advises Healthcap in conjunction with investment in Cortendo AB (publ)

November 03, 2014

Vinge has advised HealthCap VI L.P in connection with the execution of an investment agreement with Cortendo AB (publ) (“Cortendo”). The investment will be effected through a directed new issue of shares to HealthCap and other investors.

The new issue must be approved by a shareholders’ meeting of Cortendo and the meeting is expected to be held on or about 1 December 2014.Cortendo is a Swedish biopharmaceutical company which has its base in the United States.

Vinge’s team consisted of responsible partner Johan Winnerblad and associate Alex Miler.

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