UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

FORM 6-K


Report of Foreign Private Issuer Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

For the month of June 2020


Commission File Number: 001-35135


Sequans Communications S.A.
(Translation of Registrant’s name into English)

15-55 boulevard Charles de Gaulle
92700 Colombes, France
Telephone : +33 1 70 72 16 00
(Address of Principal Executive Office)



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The information in this report, furnished on Form 6-K, shall be incorporated by reference into each of the following Registration Statements under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, of the registrant: Form S-8 (File Nos. 333-177919, 333-180487, 333-187611, 333-194903, 333-203539, 333-211011, 333-214444, 333-215911, 333-219430, 333-233473 and 333-226458) and Form F-3 (File No. 333-221919).












Exercise of Over-Allotment Option for 728,155 ADSs

On May 28, 2020, B. Riley FBR, Inc., as representative of several other underwriters, exercised an over-allotment option (the “Option”) in full to purchase 728,155 additional American Depositary Shares (“ADSs”) from Sequans Communications S.A. (the “Company”) at the public offering price of $5.15 per ADS for approximate net proceeds to the Company of $3,749,998.25 under the Option. The Option exercise closed on June 4, 2020.

A copy of the press release announcing the underwriters’ exercise of the Option is attached as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference. For more information regarding the offering, please refer to the Company’s Current Report on Form 6-K furnished on May 14, 2020.

A copy of the legal opinion and consent of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Europe) LLP relating to the ordinary shares represented by the ADSs is attached hereto as Exhibit 5.1. 


EXHIBIT INDEX
 
The following exhibit is filed as part of this Form 6-K:
 
Exhibit
Description
 
 
5.1
Opinion of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Europe) LLP
99.1
Press release dated June 4, 2020
 

















SIGNATURES


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, thereunto duly authorized.

 
 
 
 
 
 
SEQUANS COMMUNICATIONS S.A.
(Registrant)
 
 
Date: June 4, 2020
By:  
 /s/ Deborah Choate
 
 
 
Deborah Choate 
 
 
 
Chief Financial Officer
 
 





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