Modsys International Ltd 6-K 2006
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For March 27, 2006
BLUEPHOENIX SOLUTIONS LTD.
8 Maskit Street,
Herzlia 46120, Israel
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover Form 20-F or Form 40-F.
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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant by furnishing the information contained in this Form is also thereby furnishing the information to the Commission pursuant to Rule 12g3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
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This report on Form 6-K is hereby incorporated by reference in the Registration Statement on Form F-3 (Registration No. 333-116044) as amended, filed by BluePhoenix Solutions Ltd. under the Securities Act of 1933, to the extent not superseded by documents or reports subsequently filed by BluePhoenix Solutions Ltd. under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
Attached to the Registrants Form 6-K for March 27, 2006 and incorporated by reference herein is the Registrants immediate report dated March 27, 2006.
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, thereunto duly authorized.
Dated: March 27, 2006
BluePhoenix Solutions announced the Completion of a $3 Million Follow-on Financing
HERZLIA, Israel March 26, 2006 BluePhoenix Solutions Ltd. (NASDAQ:BPHX News), the leader in Enterprise IT Modernization, today reported the completion of a $3 million follow-on private placement to certain institutional investors, who previously invested in BluePhoenix in 2004. Pursuant to the terms of the $5 million convertible debentures issued in 2004, these institutional investors increase their investment in BluePhoenix to the maximum amount set forth in the agreement, $3 million of debentures. Under the terms of this financing, BluePhoenix issued each investor a 44 month debenture, bearing interest at an annual rate of six months LIBOR and convertible at $4.50 per share. Each investor also received warrants purchasing ordinary shares at $6.50 per share. The warrants are exercisable into ordinary shares equal to 30% of the ordinary shares into which the debentures are convertible. If the warrants are fully exercised, BluePhoenix will issue an additional 200,000 ordinary shares for gross proceeds of $1.3 million.
Arik Kilman, BluePhoenix chief executive officer commented: This transaction demonstrates an additional vote of confidence in BluePhoenix business strategy and its management team. The funds will provide additional working capital, which will enable us to execute our development and growth plans. We continue to effectively manage our operating costs and remain focused on our goal to provide the added value of our legacy modernization solutions to an increasing number of organizations.
The companys major shareholder is Formula Systems (NASDAQ: FORTY News), an international Information Technology company principally engaged in providing software products, solutions, and services in various vertical markets. For more information, please visit our Web site at www.bphx.com.
SAFE HARBOR: Certain statements contained in this release may be deemed forward-looking statements, with respect to plans, projections, or future performance of the Company, the occurrence of which involves certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual plans to differ materially from these statements. These risks and uncertainties include but are not limited to: market demand for the Companys tools, successful implementation of the Companys tools, competitive factors, the ability to manage the Companys growth, the ability to recruit and retrain additional software personnel, and the ability to develop new business lines.
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