Wave Systems 8-K 2009
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported) July 21, 2009
WAVE SYSTEMS CORP.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
480 Pleasant Street, Lee, Massachusetts 01238
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (ZIP Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code (413) 243-1600
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Item 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On July 21, 2009, Wave Systems Corp. (Wave) entered into Subscription Agreements (the Subscription Agreements) with certain purchasers (the Purchasers) pursuant to which Wave is selling a total of 1,791,738 shares of Class A Common Stock, par value $.01 per share (the Common Shares), for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $1,648,400. The Common Shares are priced at $0.92 per share. The Purchasers are also receiving warrants to purchase 895,868 Common Shares at an exercise price of $1.155. The warrants are exercisable for five years beginning after January 22, 2010. The Common Shares (including the shares issuable upon exercise of the warrants) are to be drawn-down off of a shelf registration statement (the Registration Statement) declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) on June 23, 2008. The form of Subscription Agreement is attached hereto as Exhibit 10.1 and incorporated herein by reference. The Form of Warrant issued to the Purchasers is attached hereto as Exhibit 4.1 and incorporated herein by reference. A prospectus supplement related to the offering will be filed with the SEC. This offering is in addition to, and pursuant to the same terms as, the $3,172,199 transaction announced by Wave in a Form 8-K filed on July 17, 2009. The total amount being raised in the two transactions is $4,820,599.
Also on July 21, 2009, Roth Capital Partners, LLC (the Placement Agent) entered into a placement agency agreement (the Placement Agency Agreement) with Wave in which they agreed to act as placement agent in connection with this offering. In connection with this offering, Wave agreed to pay the Placement Agent a cash fee of $131,872 (8% of the gross proceeds paid to Wave in connection with this offering). The Placement Agent has no obligation to buy any Common Shares from us.
The Placement Agency Agreement is attached hereto as Exhibit 10.2 and is incorporated herein by reference.
A copy of the opinion of Bingham McCutchen LLP, relating to the legality of the shares and warrants is filed as Exhibit 5.1 to this report and is filed with reference to, and is hereby incorporated by reference into the Registration Statement.
Item 8.01. Other Events.
On July 22, 2009, Wave issued a press release announcing the transaction. A copy of this press release has been filed with this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.