Fluidigm Corporation Prices $52.2 Million Public Offering of Common Stock
8/16/2012 9:41:20 AM
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fluidigm Corporation (NASDAQ: FLDM), a supplier of microfluidic systems for growth markets in the life science and agricultural biotechnology industries, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 3,660,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $14.25 per share for gross proceeds of $52.2 million. The net proceeds from the sale of the shares, after deducting the underwriters’ discounts and other estimated offering expenses payable by Fluidigm, will be approximately $48.7 million. Fluidigm has also granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 15 percent of the shares of common stock offered in the public offering to cover overallotments.