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This announcement is an advertisement and not a prospectus. Neither this announcement nor anything contained herein shall form the basis of, or be relied upon in connection with, any offer or commitment whatsoever in any jurisdiction. Investors should not purchase any transferable securities referred to in this announcement except on the basis of information contained in the prospectus (the “Prospectus”) in its final form that is published by OKYO Pharma Limited in connection with the admission of the Company’s ordinary shares (the “Ordinary Shares”) to listing on the standard segment of the Official List of the Financial Conduct Authority (the “FCA”) and to trading on the main market for listed securities (the “Main Market”) of London Stock Exchange plc (the “London Stock Exchange”). This announcement is not an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to acquire, securities in the United States, Australia, Canada, Japan or in any other jurisdiction.
For immediate release
5 May 2021
OKYO Pharma Limited (LSE: OKYO), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of novel molecules to treat inflammatory dry eye diseases and ocular pain, announces the publication of its Prospectus in relation to the admission of a further 297,869,806 Ordinary Shares of no par value to listing on the standard segment of the Official List of the FCA and to trading on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange (together, the “Admission”).
It is expected that Admission will become effective and that dealings will commence at 8.00 a.m. on 7 May 2021.
The Prospectus will be available from the Company’s registered office at Martello Court, Admiral Park, St Peter Port, Guernsey GY1 3HB and online at https://www.okyopharma.com/investors/corporate-documents (subject to applicable securities laws).
An electronic copy of the Prospectus will also be submitted to the National Storage Mechanism and should be available shortly for inspection at http:/data.fca.org/#nsm/nationalstoragemechanism.
OKYO Pharma Limited is a company incorporated in Guernsey with company number 65220. The Ordinary Shares are registered with ISIN GG00BD3FV870, SEDOL code BD3FV87 and TIDM OKYO.
|OKYO Pharma Limited
|Gary S. Jacob, Chief Executive Officer
Gabriele Cerrone, Non-Executive Chairman
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