Aurora Cannabis (TSX:ACB; OTCQX:ACBFF) announced it completed a bought deal for 23,000,000 units of the company with a group of underwriters for gross proceeds of $69 million.
As quoted in the press release:
[Aurora] completed its bought deal offering of 23,000,000 units (“Units”) of the Company, including the exercise, in full, of the Underwriters’ over-allotment option (the “Offering”) with a syndicate of underwriters, led by Canaccord Genuity Corp., including GMP Securities L.P., PI Financial Corporation, Eight Capital, Industrial Alliance Securities Inc., Beacon Securities Limited and Mackie Research Capital Corporation (collectively, the “Underwriters”), for gross proceeds of $69 million. Each Unit, at a price of $3.00 per Unit, is comprised of one common share of the Company (a “Common Share”) and one common share purchase warrant (a “Warrant”). Each Warrant will be exercisable to acquire one common share (a “Warrant Share”) for a period of three years following the date hereof at an exercise price of $4.00 per Warrant Share, subject to adjustment in certain events. The Warrants are listed on the TSX under symbol ACB.WT.
Additionally, the Company completed a concurrent private placement of 2,000,000 Units of the Company for proceeds of $6 million, as previously announced on October 16, 2017 (the “Private Placement”), with the Units issued under the Private Placement having the same terms as the Units issued under the Offering. All securities issued in connection with the Private Placement are subject to a four month hold period expiring March 3, 2017.