Global Water Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ:GWRS), a pure-play water resource management company, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 1,000,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $13.50 per share. All of the shares are being sold by the company. The gross proceeds to the company from the offering, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses, are expected to be approximately $13.5 million. The offering is expected to close on or about August 1, 2022, subject to customary closing conditions. In addition, the company has granted the underwriter for the offering a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 150,000 shares of its common stock at the public offering price, less underwriting discounts and commissions.
The company anticipates using the net proceeds from the offering to fund acquisitions and for working capital and other general corporate purposes.
Roth Capital Partners is acting as sole manager for the offering.
The offering will be made pursuant to a registration statement on Form S-3 that was previously filed with and declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on September 8, 2020. A final prospectus supplement and accompanying base prospectus relating to and describing the final terms of the offering will be filed with the SEC and will be available on the SEC's website at www.sec.gov. Copies of the final prospectus supplement and accompanying base prospectus relating to the offering may be obtained, when available, from Roth Capital Partners, 888 San Clemente Drive, Suite 400, Newport Beach, CA 92660; (800) 678-9147.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any of the securities described herein, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.