SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CaliberCos Inc. (“Caliber”), a vertically integrated alternative asset manager, today announced the closing of its upsized initial public offering (“IPO”) of 1,200,000 shares of its Class A common stock (the “Common Stock”) at a public offering price of $4.00 per share, for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately $4.8 million before deducting underwriting discounts, commissions, and other offering expenses.
The Company has granted the underwriters an option to purchase up to 15% of additional shares of Class A common stock, less underwriting discounts and commissions, for 45 days to cover over-allotments, if any. The offering closed on May 19, 2023.
Caliber’s Class A common stock began trading on the NASDAQ stock exchange under the ticker symbol “CWD” on May 17, 2023. The Company intends to use the net proceeds of the offering to increase its capitalization and financial flexibility, create a public market for its Class A common stock, facilitate its future access to the capital markets and for other general corporate purposes.
Spartan Capital Securities, LLC is the sole bookrunner for the offering. Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP represented Caliber and Bevilacqua PLLC acted as counsel for Spartan Capital Securities, LLC.
A registration statement on Form S-1 is filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and was amended and declared effective on May 15, 2023. The final prospectus relating to the offering is available on the SEC’s website. Copies of the prospectus relating to this offering may be obtained from: Spartan Capital Securities, LLC, 45 Broadway - 19th Floor, New York, NY 10006, by telephone at (516) 413-5210, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy these securities, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
Caliber is a leading vertically integrated alternative asset management firm whose purpose is to build generational wealth for investors seeking to access opportunities in middle-market assets. Caliber differentiates itself by creating, managing, and servicing proprietary products, including middle-market investment funds, private syndications, and direct investments which are managed by our in-house asset services group. Our funds include investment vehicles focused primarily on real estate, private equity, and debt facilities. We market our services through direct sales to private investors, wholesaling to investment advisers, direct sales to family offices and institutions, and through in-house client services. Additional information can be found at Caliberco.com.
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