Aquinox Pharma (AQXP) Plans Common Stock Offering

September 19, 2016 4:15 PM EDT

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Aquinox Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: AQXP) announced that it intends to offer and sell, subject to market and other conditions, an underwritten public offering of its common stock. In connection with this offering, Aquinox expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase additional shares of its common stock in an amount of up to 15% of the shares sold in the offering, on the same terms and conditions. All of the shares are being offered by Aquinox. This 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.

Aquinox intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to fund additional clinical development of AQX-1125 and to fund pre-commercial and market assessment activities, research and development costs to advance its pipeline of preclinical product candidates and for working capital and other general corporate purposes.

Leerink Partners LLC, Canaccord Genuity and Guggenheim Securities are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering. Needham & Company is acting as lead manager.

A shelf registration statement relating to the offered shares of common stock was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on December 21, 2015, which was declared effective on January 26, 2016. A preliminary prospectus supplement related to the offering has been filed with the SEC and is available on the SEC’s website, located at Copies of the preliminary prospectus supplement and the accompanying prospectus relating to this offering may be obtained from Leerink Partners LLC, Attention: Syndicate Department, One Federal Street, 37th Floor, Boston, MA, 02110, by telephone at (800) 808-7525 ext. 6142 or by email at; from Canaccord Genuity Inc., Attn: Syndicate Department, 99 High Street, Floor 12, Boston, MA 02110, by telephone at (617) 371-3900 or by email at; or from Guggenheim Securities, LLC, Attention: Equity Syndicate Department, 330 Madison Avenue, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10017, by telephone at (212) 518-9658 or by email at

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