ROCHESTER, N.Y., July 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Document Security Systems, Inc. (NYSE American: DSS) a leader in the anti-counterfeit, authentication and diversion protection technologies, announced the partial exercise of the over-allotment option granted to the underwriters with respect to 519,186 additional shares of common stock, in connection with its previously announced underwritten public offering of 11.2 million shares, bringing total gross proceeds from the offering to approximately $5.8 million.
Aegis Capital Corp. acted as the sole book-running manager for the offering.
This offering was made pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement on Form S-3 (No. 333-230740) previously filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"). Electronic copies of the final prospectus may be obtained from Aegis Capital Corp., Prospectus Department, 810 7th Avenue, 18th floor, New York, NY, 10019, telephone: (212) 813-1010 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
ABOUT DOCUMENT SECURITY SYSTEMS, INC.
For over 16 years, Document Security Systems, Inc. (“DSS”) has protected corporations, financial institutions, and governments from sophisticated and costly fraud. DSS' innovative anti-counterfeit, authentication, and brand protection solutions are deployed to prevent attacks which threaten products, digital presence, financial instruments, and identification. AuthentiGuard™, the Company's flagship product, provides authentication capability through a smartphone application so businesses can empower a wide range of employees, supply chain personnel, and consumers to track their brands and verify authenticity. For more information on DSS, visit www.dsssecure.com.
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