Archive for the ‘Initial Public Offerings’ Category

Newly organized BVI company announced US$50 million public offering

Monday, June 19th, 2017

Bison Capital Acquisition (BCACU), a newly organized blank check company registered in the British Virgin Islands and headquartered in China, announced its plans to raise US$50 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on the week starting with June 19th. Bison Capital will issue 5,000,000 shares at the price of US$10.00 per share. Market capitalization of the company is US$53.8 million.

Bison Capital Acquisition was incorporated in the BVI as a business company with limited liability, and has the purpose of acquiring, engaging in a share exchange, share reconstruction and amalgamation with, or engaging in other similar business combinations with one or more businesses. The company is planning to focus on businesses operating in Asia and North America, however it is not limited to particular industry or area. It was established in 2017 and has 3 employees.

BVI-registered holding announced pricing of public offering of ADS

Tuesday, May 18th, 2010
British Virgin Islands-registered and China-based Kingtone Wirelessinfo Solution Holding Ltd. (http://finance.yahoo.com/q?s=KONE), a company developing wireless software and solutions for businesses and government agencies to more efficiently manage their operations, announced the pricing of its public offering of 4,000,000 American Depositary Shares (ADS), representing 4,000,000 ordinary shares of the company. The ADS are offered to the public at $4.00 per share.
The subscribers have a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 600,000 shares from the company solely to cover over-allotments.
The closing of the public offering is expected to be on May 19, 2010. The BVI company expects to use net proceeds from the offering for product development, to expand research and development,  for customer relations management systems as well as for working capital purposes.
Roth Capital Partners, LLC (http://www.roth.com/) is the sole book-running manager and Maxim Group LLC (http://www.maximgrp.com/) is the co-manager for the public offering of the company.

British Virgin Islands-registered and China-based Kingtone Wirelessinfo Solution Holding Ltd., a company developing wireless software and solutions for businesses and government agencies to more efficiently manage their operations, announced the pricing of its public offering of 4,000,000 American Depositary Shares (ADS), representing 4,000,000 ordinary shares of the company. The ADS are offered to the public at $4.00 per share.

The subscribers have a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 600,000 shares from the company solely to cover over-allotments.

The closing of the public offering is expected to be on May 19, 2010. The BVI company expects to use net proceeds from the offering for product development, to expand research and development,  for customer relations management systems as well as for working capital purposes.

Roth Capital Partners, LLC is the sole book-running manager and Maxim Group LLC is the co-manager for the public offering of the company.

BVI-based Hecta Media announces AIM float on November 14

Thursday, November 1st, 2007

British Virgin Islands-registered Hecta Media reported on October 30 about its plans to float on AIM. It is expected that dealings in the company’s shares will start on November 14, 2007. The company whose purpose is to make broadly distributed investments in vertically targeted, branded domains and niche content web sites, will now focus its efforts on active investment in websites and domains established in the U.K., continental Europe, and the United States.

The BVI company will have a share capital of 165,391,456 Ordinary Shares, with no nominal value yet assigned. It is anticipated that GBP4,673,158 mln will be raised on or immediately before the company will be admitted to the market, and that the company’s market capitalisation will be GBP6,6 mln.

Hecta Media’s general business model is targeted text link internet advertising, when contextually relevant text ads are placed on websites and turned into money using automated programs from Google, Yahoo and Microsoft. The company’s nominated adviser and broker is Beaumont Cornish.

BVI-based American Leisure Group to develop the Orlando Resort in Florida

Saturday, September 1st, 2007

A BVI-incorporated American Leisure Group Ltd., which is the owner of land near Walt Disney World, has sold 62.5 million shares, or a 37% stake, to raise 75,000,000 GBP or $151 million in an initial public offering on London’s Alternative Investment Market. Of that amount, U.S. $44,000,000 is used for the development of the Sonesta Orlando Resort at Tierra del Sol, Florida, which is American Leisure’s flagship resort property near Walt Disney World.

The resort is currently under construction. When completed, it will be a 121-acre vacation home resort community. The company has already sold 700 vacation homes it is building on this territory, with sale commitments worth more than $300 million.

The affiliation with Sonesta is an example of American Leisure Group’s strategy of ensuring that the management of the resort will be of high quality.