CHICAGO.- Cision (NYSE: CISN) today announced the commencement of a proposed underwritten public offering of 8,000,000 ordinary shares by certain selling shareholders. Cision is not selling any ordinary shares in the offering and will not receive any proceeds from the offering by the selling shareholders. In addition, the selling shareholders intend to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,200,000 ordinary shares at the public offering price less the underwriter discount.
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. are acting as joint book-running managers of the proposed offering and representatives of the underwriters. Additional book-running managers are Credit Suisse and RBC Capital Markets. Barclays, Baird, BMO Capital Markets, Suntrust Robinson Humphrey and CJS Securities are acting as co-managers for the proposed offering.
A registration statement on Form S-1 (including a prospectus) relating to these securities was filed with and declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”). A preliminary prospectus supplement and the accompanying prospectus relating to the proposed offering have been filed by Cision with the SEC and are available on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov. Copies of the preliminary prospectus supplement and the accompanying prospectus relating to the offering may be obtained by contacting J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, NY 11717, by telephone at 866-803-9204 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org; or Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., Attention: Prospectus Group, 60 Wall Street, New York, NY 10005, by telephone at 800-503-4611 or by email at email@example.com.
The offering of these securities is being made solely by means of a prospectus supplement and the accompanying prospectus. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of any securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.