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Nektar raises $108.4M in follow-on

January 24, 2014 2:37 AM UTC

Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) raised $108.4 million through the sale of 8.5 million shares at $12.75 in a follow-on underwritten by JPMorgan; Jefferies; William Blair; Cowen; Piper Jaffray; Brean Capital; and Roth Capital Partners. Nektar proposed to sell 8.5 million shares in the offering after market close on Tuesday. The company was up $0.89 to $13.99 on Thursday; the pricing was announced late Wednesday. ...