The subscription period in Prolight Diagnostics AB (publ) rights issue of units starts today


Today, 4 December 2023, the subscription period begins in Prolight Diagnostics AB’s (publ) (“Prolight” or the “Company”) rights issue of of units consisting of shares and warrants with preferential rights for existing shareholders (the “Rights Issue”), which the board of directors resolved on October 26, 2023 and was approved at the extraordinary general meeting on November 27, 2023. The subscription period in the Rights Issue runs from and including 4 December 2023, up to and including 18 December 2023. However, note that some banks and nominees may have an earlier deadline for subscription in the Rights Issue. Shareholders should therefore check with their bank or nominee if they have an earlier deadline for subscription.

Timetable for the Rights Issue

  • November 30, 2023: Record date for obtaining unit rights. Shareholders who are registered in the share register kept by Euroclear Sweden AB on this day, receive unit rights for participation in the Rights Issue.
  • December 4 – December 13, 2023: Trading with unit rights on NGM Nordic SME
  • December 4 – December 18, 2023: Subscription period for the Rights Issue
  • December 4 – week 1, 2024: Trading with BTU on NGM Nordic SME
  • December 20, 2023: Estimated date for publication of issue results

Subscription with preferential rights
The shareholders who, on the record date of November 30, 2023, were registered in the share register maintained by Euroclear Sweden AB (“Euroclear”) and on behalf of the Company, directly registered shareholders, receive a pre-printed issue report with attached payment advice from Euroclear. In the event that a different number of unit rights than those stated in the preprinted issue report are used for subscription the special application form, which is available on the Company’s website, shall be used as a basis for subscription through cash payment.
Shareholders whose holdings of shares in the Company were nominee-registered with a bank or other nominee on the record date do not receive an issue report or a special application form from Euroclear. Subscription and payment must then instead take place in accordance with instructions from the respective trustee.

Subscription without preferential rights
Notification of subscription without preferential rights by a nominee is made in accordance with instructions from the respective nominee. For subscription through an endowment insurance or an investment savings account, please contact your nominee. Application for subscription without preferential rights in other respects is done by electronic subscription with Bank ID on Mangold’s website

Mangold Fondkommission AB is financial advisor and Advokatfirman Lindahl KB is legal advisor to the Company in connection with the Rights Issue.

For more information, please contact:
Ulf Bladin, CEO
Company website:

About Prolight
Prolight Diagnostics AB develops innovative Point-of-Care (POC) systems. These are small, portable instruments and disposable cartridges for performing in-vitro diagnostic (IVD) tests from a drop of blood. We want to offer the foremost POC systems on the market for quick, reliable diagnosis of acute events. Our launch product will be for the measurement of troponin, to aid in the rule-in and rule-out of myocardial infarction.

The Company’s share is traded on the NGM Nordic SME marketplace, under the ticker PRLD.

Important information
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The information in this press release neither contains nor constitutes an offer to acquire, subscribe for or otherwise trade shares, warrants or other securities in Prolight. No action has been taken and no action will be taken to allow an offer to the public in any jurisdiction other than Sweden. The invitation for relevant individuals to subscribe to units in the Company will only take place through the Prospectus, which is available on the Company’s website, The Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority’s approval of the Prospectus shall not be construed as an approval of the Company’s shares, warrants or other securities. However, this press release is not a prospectus within the meaning of the Prospectus Regulation (EU) 2017/1129 (“Prospectus Regulation”), and this press release neither identifies nor purports to identify risks (direct or indirect) that may be associated with an investment in shares, warrants or other securities in Prolight. The information in this press release is only intended to describe the background to the Rights Issue and does not claim to be complete or exhaustive. No assurance shall be given with respect to the accuracy or completeness of the information in this press release. Any investment decision should, in order for an investor to fully understand the potential risks and benefits associated with the decision to participate in the Rights Issue, be based solely on the information in the Prospectus. Therefore, an investor is recommended to read the entire Prospectus. This press release constitutes marketing in accordance with Article 2(k) of the Prospectus Regulation.

The information in this press release may not be published, released or distributed, directly or indirectly, in or to the United States, Australia, Belarus, Hong Kong, Japan, Canada, New Zealand, Russia, Switzerland, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea or any other jurisdiction where such action would be unlawful, subject to legal restrictions or require other actions than those following from Swedish law. Actions in violation of this instruction may constitute violations of applicable securities laws. No shares, warrants or other securities in Prolight have been registered, and no shares, warrants or other securities will be registered, under the then-applicable United States Securities Act of 1933 (the “Securities Act”) or securities legislation in any state or other jurisdiction in the United States, and may not be offered, sold or otherwise transferred, directly or indirectly, in or to the United States except in accordance with an applicable exemption from, or in a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the Securities Act and in accordance with securities legislation in the relevant state or other jurisdiction in the United States.

In the United Kingdom, this document and any other materials in relation to the securities described herein is only being distributed to, and is only directed at, and any investment or investment activity to which this document relates is available only to, and will be engaged in only with, “qualified investors” who are (i) persons having professional experience in matters relating to investments who fall within the definition of “investment professionals” in Article 19(5) of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Financial Promotion) Order 2005 (the “Order”); or (ii) high net worth entities falling within Article 49(2)(a) to (d) of the Order (all such persons together being referred to as “relevant persons”). In the United Kingdom, any investment or investment activity to which this communication relates is available only to, and will be engaged in only with, relevant persons. Persons who are not relevant persons should not take any action on the basis of this press release and should not act or rely on it.

Forward-looking statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements that reflect the Company’s intentions, beliefs, or current expectations about and targets for the Company’s future results of operations, financial condition, liquidity, performance, prospects, anticipated growth, strategies and opportunities and the markets in which the Company operates. Forward-looking statements are statements that are not historical facts and may be identified by words such as “believe”, “expect”, “anticipate”, “intend”, “may”, “plan”, “estimate”, “will”, “should”, “could”, “aim” or “might”, or, in each case, their negative, or similar expressions. The forward-looking statements in this press release are based upon various assumptions, many of which are based, in turn, upon further assumptions. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in these forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurances that they will materialize or prove to be correct. Because these statements are based on assumptions or estimates and are subject to risks and uncertainties, the actual results or outcome could differ materially from those set out in the forward-looking statements as a result of many factors. Such risks, uncertainties, contingencies and other important factors could cause actual events to differ materially from the expectations expressed or implied in this release by such forward-looking statements. The Company does not guarantee that the assumptions underlying the forward-looking statements in this press release are free from errors and readers of this press release should not place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements in this press release. The information, opinions and forward-looking statements that are expressly or implicitly contained herein speak only as of its date and are subject to change without notice. Neither the Company nor anyone else undertake to review, update, confirm or to release publicly any revisions to any forward-looking statements to reflect events that occur or circumstances that arise in relation to the content of this press release, unless it is required by law or the regulations of the Spotlight Stock Market for issuers.