logo
Share SHARE
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg

Synergy Pharma Closes Merger With Callisto

Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SGYP) said Thursday that it has closed its previously announced merger with Callisto Pharmaceuticals Inc.

As per the terms of the merger, as amended, each outstanding share of Callisto common stock was converted into the right to receive 0.1799 of one share of Synergy common stock and the about 22.3 million shares of Synergy held by Callisto were canceled.

Consequently, effective as of the close of business today, Callisto's common stock will no longer be traded on the OTC QB.

Each share of Synergy common stock received in connection with the merger will be subject to a lock-up beginning January 17, 2013 and ending on the earlier of (i) January 17, 2015, (ii) a change in control of Synergy (as defined in the merger agreement), or (iii) written consent of Synergy, at Synergy's sole discretion.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
Embark Veterinary Inc., a startup that makes dog DNA-testing kits for pet owners, vets and breeders, said it has raised $4.5 million in funding from investors and relocated its headquarters to Boston. The company intends to use the new funding to expand its canine genetic testing suite for pet owners, breeders, and veterinarians. Intel Corp. has completely shut down its wearables division about two weeks ago, CNBC reported, citing a person familiar with the matter. The company reportedly intends to focus on augmented reality. According to the CNBC report, Intel laid off about 80 percent of the team that made the Basis fitness watch in November 2016 and has now eliminated the division entirely. The Federal Trade Commission is investigating allegations that Amazon.com Inc. misled consumers about its pricing discounts, Reuters reported, citing a source close to the probe. The FTC probe is reportedly part of the agency's review of Amazon's proposed $13.4 billion deal to buy grocery chain Whole Foods Market Inc.
comments powered by Disqus
Follow RTT