Huron Consulting Group Files Registration Statement for Secondary Offering of Shares
CHICAGO - August 29, 2005 - Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ: HURN), a leading provider of financial and operational consulting services, today announced it filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) relating to a secondary offering of 4,000,000 shares of its common stock by stockholders, including HCG Holdings LLC. HCG Holdings LLC has granted an over-allotment option to the underwriters to purchase up to an additional 600,000 shares. The Company will not sell any shares nor receive any proceeds from the sale of shares by its stockholders in this offering. All expenses of the selling stockholders associated with the offering, other than underwriter discounts and commissions, will be borne by the Company.
UBS Investment Bank, William Blair & Company, and Deutsche Bank Securities are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering and Robert W. Baird & Co. is acting as a co-manager.
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 the registration statement becomes effective. This announcement 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 in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such State.
When available, copies of the preliminary prospectus related to the secondary offering may be obtained from:
UBS Securities LLC
299 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10171
William Blair & Company
222 West Adams Street
Chicago, IL 60606
Deutsche Bank Securities
1251 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10020
About Huron Consulting Group Inc.
Huron Consulting Group Inc. is the parent company of Huron Consulting Services LLC. Huronhelps clients effectively address complex challenges that arise from litigation, disputes, investigations, regulation, financial distress, and other sources of significant conflict or change. We also help clients improve the overall efficiency and effectiveness of their operations, reduce costs, manage regulatory compliance, and maximize procurement efficiency. Huron provides services to a wide variety of both financially sound and distressed organizations, including Fortune 500 companies, medium-sized businesses, leading academic institutions, healthcare organizations, and the law firms that represent these various organizations.