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FLUIDIGM CORP FILES (8-K) Disclosing Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits

January 30, 2014

Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement. On January 29, 2014 , Fluidigm Corporation (the "Company") entered into an underwriting agreement (the "Underwriting Agreement") with Piper Jaffray & Co. (the "Underwriter") to issue and sell $175.0 million aggregate principal amount of 2.75% Convertible Senior Notes due February 1, 2034 (the "Notes") in a public offering pursuant to a Registration Statement on Form S-3 (File No. 333-193624) and a related prospectus, including the related prospectus supplement, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "Offering"). In addition, the Company granted the Underwriter an option to purchase, for a period of 30 calendar days from January 29, 2014 , up to an additional $26.25 million aggregate principal amount of Notes to cover overallotments. The Company estimates that the net proceeds from the Offering will be approximately $168.5 million , or approximately $194.0 million if the Underwriter exercises in full its option to purchase the additional Notes, after deducting underwriting discounts and estimated offering expenses. The Underwriting Agreement is filed as Exhibit 1.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference. The Notes will be issued pursuant to an indenture to be entered into with U.S. Bank, National Association , as trustee. Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits. (d) Exhibits. Exhibit No. Description 1.1 Underwriting Agreement, dated as of January 29, 2014 by and between Fluidigm Corporation and Piper Jaffray & Co. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------

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