Atlanticus Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: ATLC) (“Atlanticus” or the “Company”) announced the pricing of its underwritten registered public offering of 2,800,000 shares of 7.625% Series B Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock at an initial public offering price of $25.00 per share, raising gross proceeds of $70 million before deducting underwriting discounts, the structuring fee and other estimated offering expenses.
The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the offering for general corporate purposes, including repurchases of common stock.
Janney acted as a joint book-running manager for the transaction.
About Atlanticus Holdings Corp.
Founded in 1996, Atlanticus utilizes its proprietary analytics and a flexible technology platform to enable financial institutions to provide various credit and related financial services and products to everyday Americans. The Company applies its experience gained and infrastructure built from servicing over 18 million customers and $26 billion in consumer loans over its 24-year operating history to support lenders that originate a range of consumer loan products.
For more information on Atlanticus Holdings Corporation, visit www.atlanticus.com.