SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 15, 2021
RAPT Therapeutics, Inc.
(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
561 Eccles Avenue
South San Francisco, CA
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(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange
on which registered
|Common Stock, $0.0001 par value per share||RAPT||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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Item 8.01. Other Events
On June 15, 2021, RAPT Therapeutics, Inc. (“RAPT” or the “Company”) entered into an underwriting agreement, or the Underwriting Agreement, with J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, SVB Leerink LLC and Piper Sandler & Co., as representatives of the several underwriters named therein, or the Underwriters, relating to the public offering, issuance and sale of 3,787,879 shares of the Company’s common stock, par value $0.0001 per share, or the Common Stock. The price to the public in this offering is $33.00 per share, and the Underwriters have agreed to purchase the shares from the Company pursuant to the Underwriting Agreement at a price of $31.02 per share. Under the terms of the Underwriting Agreement, RAPT also granted the Underwriters an option exercisable for 30 days to purchase up to an additional 568,181 shares of Common Stock. The offering is expected to close on June 18, 2021, subject to customary closing conditions.
The Underwriting Agreement contains customary representations, warranties and agreements by the Company, customary conditions to closing, indemnification obligations of the Company and the Underwriters, including for liabilities under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, other obligations of the parties and termination provisions. The representations, warranties and covenants contained in the Underwriting Agreement were made only for purposes of such agreement and as of specific dates, were solely for the benefit of the parties to such agreement, and may be subject to limitations agreed upon by the contracting parties.
The offering is being made pursuant to the Company’s effective registration statement on Form S-3 and an accompanying prospectus (Registration Statement No. 333-249848) previously filed with the SEC and a prospectus supplement thereunder. The Underwriting Agreement is filed as Exhibit 1.1 to this report, and the description of the material terms of the Underwriting Agreement is qualified in its entirety by reference to such exhibit. A copy of the opinion of Cooley LLP relating to the legality of the issuance and sale of the shares in the offering is attached as Exhibit 5.1 hereto.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|1.1||Underwriting Agreement, dated June 15, 2021|
|5.1||Opinion of Cooley LLP|
|23.1||Consent of Cooley LLP (contained in Exhibit 5.1)|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Dated: June 16, 2021||RAPT Therapeutics, Inc.|
|By:||/s/ Rodney Young|
|Chief Financial Officer|