Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. Raises $21.2 million in a Private Placement Transaction

  • Or Yehuda, Israel
  • December 20, 2010

Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. (NASDAQ: MGIC), a global provider of cloud and on-premise enabled application platform and business integration solutions, today announced that it entered into definitive agreements on December 20, 2010, to sell securities to institutional investors in a private placement for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately $21.2 million.  The closing of the offering is expected to occur on or about December 23, 2010 and is subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions.

Under the terms of the offering, the Company will sell an aggregate of approximately 3.26 million ordinary shares at a price of $6.50 per share.  Certain of the purchasers will also receive warrants to purchase up to an aggregate of approximately 1.13 million ordinary shares at an exercise price of $8.26 per share.  The warrants are exercisable as of six months from the date of issuance, have a term of three years, and the exercise price is subject to future adjustment for various events, such as stock splits or dividend distributions.  The securities offered and sold in the private placement have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or any state securities laws, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration, or an applicable exemption from registration under the Securities Act and applicable state securities laws. The Company intends to use the proceeds of the private placement for working capital purposes.

Rodman & Renshaw, LLC (NASDAQ:RODM), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Rodman & Renshaw Capital Group, Inc., acted as the exclusive placement agent for the offering.

This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy securities.

About Magic Software

Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. (NASDAQ: MGIC) is a global provider of cloud and on-premise application platform solutions – including full client, rich internet applications (RIA), mobile and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) modes – and business and process integration solutions. Magic Software has 13 offices worldwide and a presence in over 50 countries with a global network of ISVs, system integrators, value-added distributors and resellers, as well as consulting and OEM partners. The company’s award-winning, code-free solutions give partners and customers the power to leverage existing IT resources, enhance business agility and focus on core business priorities. Magic Software’s technological approach, product roadmap and corporate strategy are recognized by leading industry analysts. Magic Software has partnerships with global IT leaders including SAP AG,, IBM and Oracle.

For more information about Magic Software and its products and services, visit, and for more about Magic Software industry-related news, business issues and trends, read the Magic Software Blog.

Except for any historical information contained herein, the matters discussed in this press release include forward-looking statements that might involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Actual results might vary significantly based upon a number of factors including, but not limited to, risks in product and technology development, market acceptance of new products and continuing product conditions, both locally and abroad, release and sales of new products by strategic resellers and customers, and other risk factors detailed in Magic’s most recent annual report and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Magic is a registered trademark of Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. All other product and company names mentioned herein are for identification purposes only and are the property of, and might be trademarks of, their respective owners.


Press Contact:

Amit Birk, VP M&A and General Counsel

Magic Software Enterprises Ltd.
+972 (0)3 538 9284