Leuven (BELGIUM) - January 11, 2018, 22:00h CET - TiGenix NV (Euronext Brussels and Nasdaq: TIG) publishes information in accordance with articles 15 and 18 of the Belgian Law of May 2, 2007 regarding the publication of major holdings in issuers whose securities are admitted to trading on a regulated market and including various provisions (the Law) and the Royal Decree of February 14, 2008 regarding the publication of major holdings.
Following the issuance of 1,329,535 new shares on January 9, 2018 resulting from the exercise of 1,329,535 warrants of TiGenix NV, the transparency data have changed as follows (status on January 11, 2018):
· Information to be published in accordance with Article 15, §1, al. 1 of the Law
| Total of the registered capital: || EUR 27,561,672.50 |
| Total number of securities conferring voting rights: || 275,616,725 |
| Total number of voting rights (denominator): || 275,616,725 |
· Information to be published in accordance with Article 15, §1, al. 2 of the Law
Total number of rights (materialized or not in financial instruments) to subscribe for yet unissued financial instruments that are treated as securities conferring voting rights: 13,205,421 granted and outstanding warrants which, in case they are all exercised, give rise to a total number of 13,205,421 voting rights.
Total number of bonds convertible into securities conferring voting rights: 180 bonds which, in case they are all converted at the current conversion price of EUR 0.8983 per share, give rise to a total number of 20,037,849 voting rights.
TiGenix NV has not issued any other rights to subscribe to securities conferring voting rights or any securities without voting rights.
· Information to be published in accordance with Article 18, §1 of the Law
Each physical or legal person acquiring or transferring TiGenix NV's shares is required to notify the Belgian Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) and TiGenix NV each time their shareholding crosses a threshold of three percent (3%) of the total number of voting securities (the denominator) (upwards or downwards). Such notification is also required when the threshold of five percent (5%) or a multiple of five percent (5%) is crossed.
Complete information regarding this requirement can be found in Article 14 of the articles of association of TiGenix NV.
Notifications must be submitted to both the FSMA and TiGenix NV.
To the FSMA:
A copy of the notification must also be sent to TiGenix NV for the attention of Claudia Jiménez, Senior Director Investor Relations and Communications:
For submitting the notifications, the FSMA recommends to use its standard form TR-1BE that is available on the FSMA website (https://www.fsma.be/en/node/7121) or can be requested by e-mail with TiGenix NV: email@example.com.
Detailed information regarding the transparency legislation can be found on the website of the FSMA.
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Senior Director Investor Relations and Communications
TiGenix NV (Euronext Brussels and NASDAQ: TIG) is an advanced biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapies for serious medical conditions by exploiting the anti-inflammatory properties of allogeneic, or donor-derived, stem cells.
TiGenix lead product, Cx601, has successfully completed a European Phase III clinical trial for the treatment of complex perianal fistulas - a severe, debilitating complication of Crohn's disease. Cx601 received a positive opinion from the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) and a global Phase III trial intended to support a future U.S. Biologic License Application (BLA) started in 2017. TiGenix has entered into a licensing agreement with Takeda, a global pharmaceutical company active in gastroenterology, under which Takeda acquired the exclusive right to develop and commercialize Cx601 for complex perianal fistulas outside the U.S. TiGenix' second adipose-derived product, Cx611, is undergoing a Phase I/II trial in severe sepsis - a major cause of mortality in the developed world. TiGenix is headquartered in Leuven (Belgium) and has operations in Madrid (Spain) and Cambridge, MA (USA). For more information, please visit http://www.tigenix.com.
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