Blue Prism rises 14% after £100m share sale

Shares in Blue Prism, the UK robotic automation company, closed 14% higher on Thursday after it completed a £100m capital increase to finance its growth plans and product development, in the wake of positive 2018 earnings.

  • By Aidan Gregory
  • 24 Jan 2019

The all-primary share sale, which was led by Investec as sole bookrunner, was launched on Thursday morning following a wallcrossing exercise and the publication of Blue Prism’s 2018 financial results. 

At the 1100p final offer price, the accelerated bookbuild was priced at a 5.2% discount to the closing price ...

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