Achieve Life Sciences Secures $25M Loan Facility To Fund Smoking Cessation Program


Achieve Life Sciences Inc ACHV has entered into a $25 million debt agreement with Silicon Valley Bank and SVB Innovation Credit Fund VIII, L.P. 

  • The proceeds and funds available under the debt agreement are expected to fund the completion of the cytisinicline smoking cessation clinical development program.
  • Related: Achieve Life Sciences To Start Cytisinicline's Trial For Nicotine E-cigarette Cessation.
  • As part of the contingent convertible debt agreement, SVB will fund $15 million in the form of convertible indebtedness. Achieve may borrow additional non-convertible term loans of up to $10 million.
  • The outstanding convertible debt may be converted into Achieve's common shares at a conversion price equal to $9.34 per share, 
  • Price Action: ACHV shares are up 3.11% at $7.80 during the market session on the last check Wednesday.

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