ADC Therapeutics SA (NYSE: ADCT), a late clinical-stage oncology-focused biotechnology company pioneering the development and commercialization of highly potent and targeted antibody drug conjugates for patients suffering from hematological malignancies and solid tumors, announced today the pricing of the initial public offering of 12,245,631 shares of its common shares at a price of $19.00 per share. The gross proceeds from the offering, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses payable by ADC Therapeutics, are expected to be approximately $232.7 million. The shares are expected to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on May 15, 2020 under the ticker symbol "ADCT." The offering is expected to close on May 19, 2020, subject to customary closing conditions. In addition, ADC Therapeutics has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 1,836,844 additional common shares.
Morgan Stanley, BofA Securities and Cowen are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering.