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ADC Therapeutics S.A.. (5/1/20). "Press Release: ADC Therapeutics Announces a $115 Million Convertible Credit Facility with Deerfield". Lausanne.

Organisations Organisation ADC Therapeutics S.A. (ADCT)
  Group ADC Therapeutics (Group)
  Organisation 2 Deerfield Management Company L.P.
  Group Deerfield (Group)
Products Product investment banking
  Product 2 loncastuximab tesirine (ADCT-402)
Index terms Index term ADC Therapeutics–Deerfield: credit, 202005– convertible credit facility $115m in two conditionable disbursements of $65m + $50m
  Index term 2 ADC Therapeutics–SEVERAL: investment, 202004– IPO at NYSE filed 2nd time with SEC
Persons Person Martin, Chris (Auven Therapeutics 201506 CEO of ADC Therapeutics before CEO of Spirogen Ltd)
  Person 2 Hamilton, Amanda (ADC Therapeutics 201911 Investor Relations)

ADC Therapeutics SA, a late clinical-stage oncology-focused biotechnology company pioneering the development and commercialization of highly potent antibody drug conjugates (ADCs) for patients suffering from hematological malignancies and solid tumors, today announced that it entered into a $115 million Convertible Credit Facility (the “Convertible Credit Facility”) with funds affiliated with Deerfield Management Company, L.P. (collectively, “Deerfield”).

Chris Martin, Chief Executive Officer of ADC Therapeutics, said, “We are delighted to add Deerfield as one of our long-term financial partners as we prepare for the submission of a Biologics License Application for Lonca to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. To that end, we are continuing to build out our commercial organization for the launch of Lonca, if approved, in mid-2021 while advancing our diversified pipeline of novel ADCs for patients with hematological cancers and solid tumors.”

Under the Convertible Credit Facility, Deerfield agreed to extend senior secured convertible term loans (the “convertible loans”) to the Company in two separate disbursements, each subject to satisfaction of certain conditions. Deerfield agreed to extend (i) an initial disbursement of convertible loans to the Company in the amount of $65.0 million upon completion of an initial public offering by the Company and satisfaction of certain other conditions and (ii) a subsequent disbursement of convertible loans to the Company in the amount of $50.0 million upon receipt of regulatory approval for Lonca and satisfaction of certain other conditions.

ADC Therapeutics Contacts

Investors Contact
Amanda Hamilton
ADC Therapeutics
Tel.: +1 917 288 7023

EU Media Contact
Alexandre Müller
Dynamics Group
Tel: +41 (0) 43 268 3231

USA Media Contact
Annie Starr
6 Degrees
Tel.: +1 973-415-8838

Record changed: 2020-05-27


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