Zai Lab Limited (ZLAB) Announces $750M Proposed Public Offering of American Depositary Shares

April 19, 2021 4:06 PM EDT

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Zai Lab Limited (“Zai Lab” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:ZLAB, HKEX: 9688), an innovative commercial stage biopharmaceutical company, today announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of $750,000,000 of American depositary shares (“ADSs”), each representing one ordinary share of the Company. All ADSs will be offered by Zai Lab. Zai Lab expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase additional ADSs. Investors have an option to receive ordinary shares of the Company (“Shares”) in lieu of ADSs in this offering only, and such option will not be available to purchasers of the additional ADSs.

J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, Jefferies LLC, Citigroup Global Markets Inc., SVB Leerink LLC and Guggenheim Securities, LLC are acting as joint book-running managers for the ADS offering. J.P. Morgan Securities plc, Goldman Sachs (Asia) L.L.C., Jefferies Hong Kong Limited, Citigroup Global Markets Limited and Guggenheim Securities, LLC are acting as joint book-running managers in respect of any ordinary shares issued to investors electing to receive ordinary shares in lieu of ADSs. The offering is subject to market and other conditions, and there can be no assurance as to whether or when the offering may be completed.

The offering will be made pursuant to a shelf registration statement on Form S-3ASR, which became automatically effective upon filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) on April 19, 2021. A preliminary prospectus supplement related to the proposed ADS offering is being filed with the SEC.

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