Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. (NASDAQ: MGIC), a global provider of software platforms for enterprise mobility, cloud applications, and business integration, announced today that it has priced an underwritten offering of 6,000,000 of its ordinary shares, pursuant to its existing shelf registration statement. Pursuant to the offering, the Company is selling the shares at a price to the public of $8.50 per share. The Company has also granted to the underwriters for the offering an option to purchase from it up to an additional 900,000 of its ordinary shares to cover over-allotments in connection with the offering. The Company’s largest shareholder, Formula Systems (1985) Ltd., has agreed to purchase 700,000 ordinary shares in this offering at the public offering price. Formula Systems will, following completion of this offering, own approximately 45.9% of our ordinary shares, assuming no exercise of the underwriters’ option to purchase additional ordinary shares.
The Company intends to use the net proceeds of the offering for general corporate purposes, which may include, among other things, funding of its working capital needs and funding of potential acquisitions.
The offering is expected to close on March 5, 2014, subject to customary closing conditions. Barclays Capital Inc. and William Blair & Company, L.L.C. are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering and Maxim Group LLC and H.C. Wainwright& Co., LLC are acting as co-managers for the offering.
The offering of the shares is being conducted solely pursuant to a registration statement previously filed with and subsequently declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission, or SEC. Before you invest, you should read the preliminary prospectus supplement relating to the offering, which was filed with the SEC on February 27, 2014 and is available on the SEC’s website at http://www.sec.gov. A final prospectus supplement relating to the offering will be filed with the SEC and will be available on the SEC’s website at http://www.sec.gov. Copies of the prospectus supplement and accompanying base prospectus relating to this offering may be obtained, when available, from Barclays Capital Inc., c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, NY 11717, telephone: (888) 603-5847, email:Barclaysprospectus@broadridge.com.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any of the securities described herein, nor shall there by any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of such state or jurisdiction.
About Magic Software Enterprises
Magic Software Enterprises (NASDAQ: MGIC) empowers customers and partners around the globe with smarter technology that provides a multichannel user experience of enterprise logic and data.
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Amit Birk | VP M&A and General Counsel
Magic Software Enterprises
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