For Immediate Release
December 12, 2019
SAN DIEGO, CA – WBB Securities acted as co-manager to a transaction for Scynexis, Inc., is a biotechnology company primarily focused on drugs to treat infectious diseases. Gross proceeds from the sale of securities before underwriting discounts and commissions and other offering expenses were approximately $35 million, including the exercise of the underwriters’ option to purchase additional warrants, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and other estimated offering expenses, and excluding the exercise of any warrants.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy these securities, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or other jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to the registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or other jurisdiction.
About WBB Securities
WBB Securities is a leading investment management, investment banking, and equity research firm. Established in 2001 and headquartered in San Diego, California, WBB Securities is a registered independent broker dealer and investment advisor with proprietary trading desks that have market-making capabilities.
WBB Securities has built a nationwide team of respected senior investment and research professionals with a network of branches throughout the US serving institutional and high net worth clients. The firm also maintains an investment banking, equity research, and asset management practice focused exclusively in the life sciences
About Scynexis, Inc.
Scynexis is a biotechnology company committed to positively impacting the lives of patients suffering from difficult-to-treat and often life-threatening infections by developing innovative therapies. The Scynexis team has extensive experience in the life sciences industry, having discovered and developed more than 30 innovative medicines over a broad range of therapeutic areas. Scynexis’s lead product candidate, ibrexafungerp (formerly known as SCY-078), is a novel IV/oral antifungal agent in Phase 3 clinical and preclinical development for the treatment of multiple serious and life-threatening invasive fungal infections caused by Candida, Aspergillus and Pneumocystis species.