Daily News: April 26, 2013

Horizon Closes Loan Facility with New Haven Pharma

Horizon Technology Finance announced it has closed a $2 million venture loan facility with New Haven Pharmaceuticals, a developer of prescription pharmaceuticals. The proceeds of the venture loan facility will be used for working capital purposes.

“We are pleased to provide NHP with a venture loan facility which will support its development of proprietary prescription pharmaceuticals,” stated Gerald A. Michaud, president of Horizon. “NHP continues to achieve important strides in developing products for patients with a higher risk for secondary strokes or acute cardiac events. Based on the company’s impressive product pipeline and experienced, well-respected management team, NHP represents a strong addition to Horizon’s high-quality investment portfolio.”

“Horizon’s $2 million venture loan facility provides NHP with the right capital structure and the timely liquidity to continue to execute our product development and FDA registration plans,” stated Patrick P. Fourteau, NHP’s president & CEO.