Horizon Technology Finance Corporation announces IPO

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Deal Participants:
IPO Company: Horizon Technology Finance Corporation View Profile Charts Homepage
Deal Financials:
Stock Offer Price: $16.20 per share
Number of Shares Offered:
1909000 million
Total Cash Raised : $30.9 million
 

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Date:
Announced/Filed: Jul 24, 2012

Notes:

Wells Fargo Securities, LLC and Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated acted as joint book-running managers for the offering. BB&T Capital Markets, Sterne, Agee & Leach, Inc., JMP Securities LLC and Gilford Securities Incorporated acted as co-managers.

Deal Links:
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Banking Representation:
IPO Lead Underwriter: Wells Fargo Securities LLC
IPO Co-Lead Underwriter: Stifel, Nicolaus & Company
IPO Manager: BB&T Capital Markets
IPO Manager: Sterne, Agee & Leach Inc
IPO Manager: JMP Securities LLC
Legal Representation:
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PRESS RELEASE - Horizon Technology Finance Corporation sets IPO

FARMINGTON, Conn., July 23, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (Nasdaq:HRZN) (the "Company" or "Horizon") announced today that it has completed a public offering of 1,909,000 shares of its common stock (including 249,000 shares of common stock that were issued pursuant to the underwriters' option to purchase additional shares) at a public offering price of $16.20 per share for total gross proceeds of approximately $30.9 million.

Wells Fargo Securities, LLC and Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated acted as joint book-running managers for the offering. BB&T Capital Markets, Sterne, Agee & Leach, Inc., JMP Securities LLC and Gilford Securities Incorporated acted as co-managers.

The Company intends to initially use the net proceeds of this offering to repay outstanding debt borrowed under its revolving credit facility with Wells Fargo Capital Finance, LLC and then, through re-borrowing under the facility, invest the net proceeds of this public offering in portfolio companies in accordance with its investment objective and strategies, and for working capital and general corporate purposes.

The shares have been issued from the Company's shelf registration statement relating to these securities on file with and declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission. The offering may be made only by means of a prospectus and a related prospectus supplement, copies of which may be obtained from Wells Fargo Securities, 375 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10152-4077, Attn: Equity Syndicate Department, (800) 326-5897 or cmclientsupport@wellsfargo.com; or from Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated, Attention: Equity Syndicate Department , One South Street, 15th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21202, by calling (443) 224-1988 or by email at SyndicateOps@stifel.com. Investors are advised to carefully consider the investment objectives, risks and charges and expenses of the Company before investing. The prospectus supplement dated July 18, 2012 and accompanying prospectus dated May 7, 2012, each of which has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, contain a description of these matters and other important information about the Company and should be read carefully before investing.

This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy the securities in this offering or any other securities nor will there be any sale of these securities or any other securities referred to in this press release in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to the registration or qualification under the securities laws of such state or jurisdiction.

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