Kingtone Wirelessinfo Solution Holding Ltd Announces Pricing of Public Offering of American Depositary Shares
XI'AN, China, May 14 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Kingtone Wirelessinfo Solution Holding Ltd ("Kingtone" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: KONE), a British Virgin Islands company and China-based software and solutions developer focused on wirelessly enabling businesses and government agencies to more efficiently manage their operations, today announces the pricing of its public offering of 4,000,000 American Depositary Shares (ADSs), representing 4,000,000 ordinary shares of the Company. The underwriters have a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 600,000 ADSs from the Company solely to cover over-allotments, if any. The ADSs are being offered to the public at $4.00 per ADS. The offering is expected to settle and close on May 19, 2010, subject to customary closing conditions. Net proceeds from the offering are expected to be used for product development, to expand research and development, develop customer relations management (CRM) systems and for working capital purposes.
Roth Capital Partners, LLC ("Roth") is acting as sole book-running manager and Maxim Group LLC ("Maxim") is acting as co-manager for the offering. The depositary for the ADSs is Bank of New York Mellon. The offering will be made solely by means of prospectus and accompanying prospectus supplement, copies of which may be obtained from either Roth or Maxim. Roth headquarters is located at 24 Corporate Plaza Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660, and can be reached by calling 800-678-9147. Maxim headquarters is located at 405 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10174, and can be reached by calling 800-724-0761. An electronic copy of such prospectus is also available on the web site of the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") at http://www.sec.gov .
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any of the securities, 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.
About Kingtone Wirelessinfo Solution Holding Ltd
Kingtone Wirelessinfo Solution Holding Ltd (Nasdaq: KONE) is a China based software and solutions developer focused on wirelessly enabling businesses and government agencies to more efficiently manage their operations. The Company's products, known as mobile enterprise solutions, extend a company's or enterprise's information technology, or IT, systems to include mobile participants. The Company develops and implements mobile enterprise solutions for customers in a broad variety of sectors and industries, to improve efficiencies by enabling information management in wireless environments. At the core of its many diverse packaged solutions is proprietary middleware, which enables wireless interactivity across many protocols, devices, and platforms.
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