ICF International Announces Filing of Shelf Registration Statement
Fairfax, Virginia, September 14, 2009 -
ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI), a leading provider of consulting services and technology solutions to government and commercial clients, announced today that it filed a shelf registration statement on Form S-3 with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). The shelf registration is subject to possible review by the SEC. Upon being declared effective, the shelf registration statement will permit ICF to offer and sell from time to time, up to $200 million of equity as described in the registration statement, in one or more future public offerings. The terms of any such offerings will be established at the time of the offering, will be subject to market conditions, and will be described in a supplement to the prospectus.
“The shelf registration offers an effective means of accessing additional capital under favorable market conditions,” said Sudhakar Kesavan, ICF Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “It provides ICF with increased flexibility to take advantage of the significant growth opportunities in our markets and build upon our track record of successful acquisitions."
A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the SEC but has not yet become effective. These securities may not be sold nor may offers to buy be accepted prior to the time that the registration statement becomes effective. This press release does 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 law of any such state or jurisdiction.
About ICF International
ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI) partners with government and commercial clients to deliver professional services and technology solutions in the energy and climate change; environment and infrastructure; health, human services, and social programs; and homeland security and defense markets. The firm combines passion for its work with industry expertise and innovative analytics to produce compelling results throughout the entire program life cycle, from research and analysis through implementation and improvement. Since 1969, ICF has been serving government at all levels, major corporations, and multilateral institutions. More than 3,500 employees serve these clients worldwide. ICF’s Web site is www.icfi.com.
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