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Symphogen raises EUR 67.5M in convertible debt

October 23, 2015 1:53 AM UTC

Symphogen A/S (Copenhagen, Denmark) raised EUR 67.5 million ($76.6 million) in convertible debt led by existing investors Novo A/S and Danish pension fund PKA. Existing investors including pension fund Danica; Essex Woodlands; and Sunstone Capital also participated. The deal gives Symphogen a cash position of EUR 110 million ($124.9 million).

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