Dignitana Announces the Outcome of the Rights Issue and the Directed Issues

The subscription period for Dignitana AB's ("Dignitana" or "the Company") rights issue with preferential right for the Company's shareholders ended on 18 December 2018. The rights issue was covered by subscription commitments and guarantees up to 100 percent of the total amount in the Issue, corresponding to approximately SEK 24.3M. 5,383,686 shares, corresponding to 93 percent of the rights issue, was subscribed for with subscription rights and 408,917 shares, corresponding to approximately 7 percent of the rights issue, was subscribed for without subscription rights. In total, 1,517,201 shares were subscribed for without subscription right, implying that the rights issue was subscribed for to approximately 119 percent and the Company will receive approximately SEK 24.3M before issue costs. There will be no need to utilize the guarantee obligations that have been provided. 

Allotment of shares subscribed for without subscription rights has been carried out in accordance with the principles set out in the Information Memorandum prepared for the rights issue and published on 3 December 2018. Notification of allotment of shares subscribed for without subscription rights will be sent shortly to those who were granted shares.

In connection with the rights issue, the Company also decided on three directed issues which were fully subscribed. Two directed rights issues amounting to in total approximately SEK 8.1M comprising 1,920,500 shares and one directed off-setting issue amounting to approximately SEK 1.4M comprising in total 337,828 shares. The directed off-setting issue is to off-set the guarantee fee to guarantors in the rights issue.

Through the rights issue and the directed issues, Dignitana's share capital will increase by SEK 8,050,931 to SEK 48,599,155. The number of shares will increase by 8,050,931 to 48,599,155 shares. When the rights issue is registered, BTA will be converted to shares. The new shares are expected to be traded on Nasdaq First North starting in the middle of January 2019.

Redeye AB (redeye.se) is financial advisor and Advokatfirman Delphi is legal advisor in the preferential rights issue, the directed rights issue and the directed off-setting issue. Aktieinvest is the Company's issuing agent in the issues.

This is information that Dignitana AB (publ) is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, by the above contact, for publication at 08:30 (CET), on 21 December 2018

Company Contact

William Cronin, Chief Executive Officer, Dignitana AB  bill.cronin@dignitana.com +1 469 917 5555

Mikael Wahlgren, Deputy Managing Director, Dignitana AB  mikael.wahlgren@dignitana.com   +46 709 33 72 20

About Dignitana AB (publ)

Dignitana AB is the world leader in clinically superior scalp cooling technology. The company produces The DigniCap® Cooling System, a patented medical cooling device that offers cancer patients the ability to minimize hair loss during chemotherapy. FDA cleared since 2015, DigniCap provides continuous cooling with high efficacy, safety and acceptable patient comfort. Dignitana AB is listed on Nasdaq First North Stockholm in Sweden with headquarters in Lund, Sweden and operations based in Dallas, Texas in the United States.  Company subsidiaries are Dignitana, Inc. in the United States and Dignitana S.r.l. in Italy. Erik Penser Bank is Certified Adviser.  Learn more at www.dignitana.se and www.dignicap.com.

Rättelse - sista dag för handel med BTA i Dignitana AB (publ) är idag den 29 januari 2019

Sista dag för handel i Dignitanas betalda tecknade aktier, DIGN BTA, är tisdagen den 29 januari 2019. De nya aktierna beräknas att synas på VP-konton och depåer måndagen den 4 februari 2019.


Amendment - Last day of trading of paid-up shares in Dignitana AB (publ) is today, the 29 of January 2019

The last day of trading in Dignitana's paid-up shares, DIGN BTA, is Tuesday 29 January 2019. The new shares are estimated to be available in VP-accounts and depots Monday 4 February 2019.


Sista dag för handel med BTA i Dignitana AB (publ)

Sista dag för handel i Dignitanas betalda tecknade aktier, DIGN BTA, är onsdagen den 30 januari 2019. De nya aktierna beräknas att synas på VP-konton och depåer måndagen den 4 februari 2019.


Last day of trading of paid-up shares in Dignitana AB (publ)

The last day of trading in Dignitana's paid-up shares, DIGN BTA, is Wednesday 30 January 2019. The new shares are estimated to be available in VP-accounts and depots Monday 4 February 2019.


Dignitana offentliggör utfallet för företrädesemissionen och de riktade emissionerna

Teckningsperioden för Dignitana ABs ("Dignitana" eller "Bolaget") nyemission med företrädesrätt för Bolagets aktieägare löpte ut den 18 december 2018. Företrädesemissionen omfattades av teckningsförbindelser och garantiåtaganden upp till 100 procent av det totala emissionsbeloppet, som högst kunde uppgå till ca 24,3 MSEK. Utfallet visar att 5 383 686 aktier, motsvarande cirka 93 procent av Företrädesemissionen, tecknades med stöd av teckningsrätter och att 408 917 aktier, motsvarande cirka 7 procent av Företrädesemissionen, tecknades utan stöd av teckningsrätter. Totalt tecknades 1 517 201 aktier utan företrädesrätt innebärande att företrädesemissionen tecknades till ca 119 procent.   Genom företrädesemissionen tillförs Bolaget ca 24,3 MSEK före emissionskostnader. Emissionsgarantin har inte tagits i anspråk.


Dignitana Announces the Outcome of the Rights Issue and the Directed Issues

The subscription period for Dignitana AB's ("Dignitana" or "the Company") rights issue with preferential right for the Company's shareholders ended on 18 December 2018. The rights issue was covered by subscription commitments and guarantees up to 100 percent of the total amount in the Issue, corresponding to approximately SEK 24.3M. 5,383,686 shares, corresponding to 93 percent of the rights issue, was subscribed for with subscription rights and 408,917 shares, corresponding to approximately 7 percent of the rights issue, was subscribed for without subscription rights. In total, 1,517,201 shares were subscribed for without subscription right, implying that the rights issue was subscribed for to approximately 119 percent and the Company will receive approximately SEK 24.3M before issue costs. There will be no need to utilize the guarantee obligations that have been provided. 


Dignitana och ThermoTek har slutit avtal om kontraktsutveckling och produktion av nästa generations skalpkylningssystem

DigniCap Delta bygger på en avancerad kylteknik som minimerar håravfall vid kemoterapi

Dignitana AB, som tillverkar DigniCap® skalpkylningssystem, inleder ett samarbete med ThermoTek, Inc. för att utveckla DigniCap Delta, en avancerad modell av det FDA-godkända skalpkylningssystemet DigniCap från 2015. Den nya versionen är en mindre och smidigare enhet för behandling av en patient åt gången med en nydesignad, engångskylmössa.
FDA-godkännande för den nya enheten väntas komma under våren 2019.


Dignitana Partners with ThermoTek to Develop Next Generation in Scalp Cooling

DigniCap Delta brings advanced cooling technology to minimize hair loss from chemotherapy 

Dignitana AB, manufacturer of The DigniCap® Scalp Cooling System, has partnered with ThermoTek, Inc. to develop the DigniCap Delta, an advanced model of the 2015 FDA-cleared DigniCap Scalp Cooling System, featuring a new single-patient use cap design and a smaller, more streamlined single-patient machine. U.S. Food and Drug Adminstration clearance for the new device is anticipated in spring 2019.


Dignitana kompletterar den tidigare aviserade riktade emissionen med ytterligare en riktad emission

Styrelsen i Dignitana AB (publ) har idag beslutat, pga stort intresse, komplettera den tidigare aviserade riktade emissionen, genom att emittera ytterligare 540 000 aktier till ett belopp om 2,3 MSEK. Sammantaget innebär detta att de riktade emissionerna omfattar totalt 9,5 MSEK.


Dignitana complements the previously announced directed rights issue - decides on an additional directed rights issue

The Board of Directors of Dignitana AB (publ) has decided today, as a result of a large investor interest, to complement the previously announced directed rights issue by emitting 540,000 additional shares to an amount of approximately SEK 2.3M. In total this implies that the directed rights issues comprise a total of SEK 9.5M.


Dignitana offentliggör Informations-Memorandum

Styrelsen i Dignitana AB (publ) offentliggör härmed ett Informations-Memorandum med anledning av förestående företrädesemission. Memorandumet finns nu tillgängligt på bolagets hemsida, www.dignitana.se.


Dignitana AB Publishes Information Memorandum

The Board of Directors of Dignitana AB (publ) hereby publishes an Information Memorandum on the announced rights issue. The Information Memorandum is attached here and is published today on the Company's webpage,www.dignitana.com.


Dignitana AB Publishes Q3 Interim Report

Results and financial position

Significant events during the period

  • Sales for the period amounted to 10,293 TSEK, $1,150 KUSD, an increase of 125 percent compared to the same period in 2017 and an increase of 14 percent compared to the second quarter 2018.
  • EBITDA amounted to (3,459) TSEK, ($386 KUSD), a 56 percent improvement compared to the same period in 2017.
  • 6 units were sold to facilities in countries outside the U.S.
  • Contracts for 7 locations in the U.S. were signed.
  • Third quarter treatment revenue in the U.S. increased over second quarter 2018.
  • In July Dignitana AB registered a new wholly-owned subsidiary, Dignitana S.r.l (Società a responsabilità limitata), as a new Italian entity to facilitate contracting with public health facilities in Italy.

Significant events after the period

  • Contracts for 10 locations in the U.S. have been signed since 30 September.
  • 8 units sold outside the U.S. since 1 October 2018.
  • On 8 October Dignitana announced that Mr. Greg Dingizian, via his Adma Förvaltnings AB investment vehicle, has accumulated a 4,200,000 share position in the company. The share purchases of Adma Förvaltnings AB represent 10.4 percent of the outstanding common shares of the company.
  • An agreement has been reached with Konica-Minolta and Beijing University Cancer Hospital to perform a limited usage trial of the DigniCap device to evaluate efficacy when compared to manual gel caps. The trial is scheduled to begin during the fourth quarter 2018.

The company has announced a combination of a directed equity and rights issue to obtain 30 MSEK. This transaction is scheduled to be completed by mid-December.


Dignitana genomför företrädesemission och riktad nyemission

Dignitana AB (publ) genomför nyemissioner om cirka 31,6 MSEK fördelat på en riktad nyemission om ca 5.8 MSEK, en fullt garanterad företrädesemission om 24,3 MSEK samt ytterligare en riktad emission genom kvittning av garantiersättning om cirka 1,4 MSEK


Dignitana Announces Rights Issue and Directed Equity Issue

Dignitana AB to carry out new issues of approximately SEK 31.6M in a directed issue of approximately SEK 5.8M, a fully guaranteed rights issue of SEK 24.3M with preferential right for existing shareholders and another directed rights issue offsetting the guarantee fee of approximately SEK 1.4M.




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