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Greenberg Traurig advised UBS and IPOPEMA on a PLN 140 Million New Share Offering of Ryvu Therapeutics

WARSAW - July 15, 2020 - Greenberg Traurig acted as legal counsel to UBS and IPOPEMA Securities – the Managers of the Ryvu Therapeutics new share offering.

Ryvu Therapeutics is a Polish clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel small molecule therapies that address emerging targets in oncology. The Company is listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange.

Ryvu Therapeutics offered 2.38 million new shares to its shareholders, the offering took the form of a public offering exempted from the obligation to publish an issue prospectus. Investors declared subscription for all newly issued shares, with the value exceeding PLN 140 million.

Ryvu Therapeutics intends to use the proceeds of the issue to fund its ongoing projects, in particular the development of a compound in new therapeutic indications in the area of solid tumors and AML/MDS as well as the development of its preclinical projects, discovery phase programs in the area of synthetic lethality and immune-oncology and financing its ongoing operations.

Greenberg Traurig advised UBS and IPOPEMA on the legal structure of the entire process and preparation and negotiation of the transaction documentation.

The Greenberg Traurig team included: Partners Paweł Piotrowski and Rafał Sieński and Senior Associate Agata Wiśniewska. Legal advice on U.S. and English law was provided by Greenberg Traurig London Office Partners – Dorothee Fischer-Appelt and James Mountain.

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