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Vinge advises Oncopeptides in connection with a directed share issue

June 28, 2019

The board of directors of Oncopeptides has resolved on a directed new issue of shares, whereby Oncopeptides will raise proceeds of approximately SEK 727 million, before issue costs.

The share issue is directed to a number of selected international and Swedish reputable investors and life sciences specialist investors, on the basis of an accelerated bookbuilding process conducted by Carnegie Investment Bank AB (publ), Cowen, DNB Markets, a part of DNB Bank ASA, Jefferies International Limited and Kempen & CO N.V.

Oncopeptides is a clinical development pharmaceutical company focused on conducting anti-cancer research to develop treatments for the benefit of patients. The company’s shares are admitted to trading on Nasdaq Stockholm.

Vinge’s team has consisted of Dain Hård Nevonen, Sofie Bjärtun and Hampus Olsson.

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