ROTH Capital Partners Acts as Sole U.S. Placement Agent for
Bionomics Limited in its $12 Million PIPE

For more information please contact:

Investment Banking
John Chambers
Vice-Chairman and
Head of Healthcare
Investment Banking

(646) 358-1901
jchambers@roth.com


Michael Margolis, R.Ph
Managing Director
(646) 358-1902
mmargolis@roth.com

 

Warren Dunnavant II
Director
(646) 358-1903
wdunnavant@roth.com

Equity Capital Markets
Aaron Gurewitz
Head of Equity
Capital Markets
(949) 720-5703

agurewitz@roth.com

 

Nazan Akdeniz
Senior Vice President
(949) 720-5740

nakdeniz@roth.com

 

Lou Ellis
Senior Vice President
(949) 720-5739

lellis@roth.com

Transaction Information

Bionomics Limited (ASX:BNO, OTCQX:BNOEF) has completed a $12 Million PIPE to US investors. Under the placement 40,207,472 shares will be issued at A$0.408 per share with attaching 40,207,472 warrants to purchase shares at A$0.5938 per share (the same price as the prior Merck & Co., Inc investment).

The funds from this capital raise will enable Bionomics Limited to launch a key Phase 2 trial of its novel anxiety drug BNC210 as a treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

ROTH Capital Partners acted as Sole U.S. Placement Agent in the transaction.

About Bionomics Limited
Bionomics (ASX: BNO) is a global, clinical stage biopharmaceutical company leveraging its proprietary platform technologies to discover and develop a deep pipeline of best in class, novel drug candidates focused on the treatment of serious central nervous system disorders and on the treatment of cancer. Bionomics’ lead drug candidate BNC210, currently in Phase 2 for the treatment of generalized anxiety disorder, is a novel, proprietary negative allosteric modulator of the alpha-7 (α7) nicotinic acetylcholine receptor. The Company is also developing BNC101, its lead humanized monoclonal antibody targeting a key receptor on cancer stem cells that is overexpressed in metastatic colorectal cancer, metastatic pancreatic cancer and many other solid tumours; BNC101 is expected to enter clinical trials in the first quarter of 2016. Bionomics has strategic partnerships with Merck & Co., Inc (known as MSD outside the United States and Canada) in pain and cognition.  For more information, please visit www.bionomics.com.au. (Source: Company Website | 12/8/15)

About ROTH Capital Partners
ROTH Capital Partners, LLC (ROTH), is a relationship-driven investment bank focused on serving emerging growth companies and their investors. As a full-service investment bank, ROTH provides capital raising, M&A advisory, analytical research, trading, market-making services and corporate access. Headquartered in Newport Beach, CA, ROTH is privately-held and employee owned, and maintains offices throughout the U.S. and Hong Kong. For more information on ROTH, please visit www.roth.com.

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