MagneGas announces pricing of $4.3M registered direct offering
MagneGas Applied Technology Solutions announced it has entered into a securities purchase agreement with certain accredited institutional investors to purchase approximately $4.3M of its common stock in a registered direct offering and warrants to purchase its shares of common stock in a concurrent private placement. The combined purchase price for one share of common stock and each warrant will be 14c. Under the terms of the securities purchase agreement, MagneGas has agreed to sell 31,000,000 shares of its common stock. In a concurrent private placement, MagneGas has agreed to issue warrants to purchase up to an aggregate of 31,000,000 shares of its common stock. The warrants sold in the private placement will become exercisable on the earlier of (i) six months following the date of issuance; or (ii) shareholder approval, will expire 42 months after they become exercisable, and will have an exercise price of 23.2c. The gross proceeds to MagneGas from the registered direct offering are expected to be approximately $4.3M before deducting placement agent fees and other offering expenses. The offering is expected to close on or about January 15, 2019, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions.