Helix BioPharma closes $3.9M private placement

Helix BioPharma Corp.



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HELIX BIOPHARMA CORP. CLOSES PRIVATE PLACEMENT

(Richmond Hill, Ontario) – Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX, FSE: “HBP”) (“Helix” or the “Company”), an immuno-oncology company developing innovative drug candidates for the prevention and treatment of cancer, today announced it has closed a private placement financing for gross proceeds of approximately CAD3,909,600.

The terms of the placement are for the purchase of units at $1.20 per unit. Each unit is comprised of one common share and one common share purchase warrant. Each common share purchase warrant will entitle the holder to purchase one common share at an exercise price of $1.50 and have an expiry of five years from the date of issuance. Helix intends to use the net proceeds of the private placement for working capital and research and development activities.

ACM Alpha Management Consulting Est. provided financial advisory services to Helix in connection with the private placement. To date in the 2017 calendar year, ACM Alpha Management Consulting Est., has raised in aggregate approximately CAD10.2 million in financing, for the Company.

About Helix BioPharma Corp.

Helix BioPharma Corp. is an immuno-oncology company specializing in the field of cancer therapy. The company is actively developing innovative products for the prevention and treatment of cancer based on its proprietary technologies. Helix’s product development initiatives include its novel L-DOS47 new drug candidate. Helix is currently listed on the TSX and FSE under the symbol “HBP”.

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Helix BioPharma Corp.
9120 Leslie Street, Suite 205
Richmond Hill, Ontario, L4B 3J9
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Email: ir@helixbiopharma.com