June 20, 2014
Securities and Exchange Commission
Division of Corporation Finance
100 F Street, N.E.
Washington, D.C. 20549
Attention: Pamela Long, Tracey Smith, Alfred Pavot and Kamyar Daneshvar
|Re:||Acceleration Request for Materialise NV|
|Registration Statement on Form F-1 (File No. 333-194982)|
Ladies and Gentlemen:
Pursuant to Rule 461 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the Securities Act), the undersigned, as representatives of the underwriters in the above-referenced offering by Materialise NV (the Company), hereby join in the request of the Company that the effective date of the above-captioned Registration Statement on Form F-1 (the Registration Statement) be accelerated so that the Registration Statement will be declared effective at 4:00 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time, on June 24, 2014, or as soon thereafter as practicable.
Pursuant to Rule 460 under the Securities Act, we wish to advise you that we have effected the following distribution of the Companys Preliminary Prospectus dated June 12, 2014, through the date hereof: 1,295 copies to prospective underwriters, institutional investors, dealers and others.
The undersigned advise that they have complied and will continue to comply with Rule 15c2-8 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.
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Very truly yours,
PIPER JAFFRAY & CO.
CREDIT SUISSE SECURITIES (USA) LLC
As Representatives of the Underwriters
By: PIPER JAFFRAY & CO.
|By:||/s/ Christie L. Christina|
|Name:||Christie L. Christina|
By: CREDIT SUISSE SECURITIES (USA) LLC
|By:||/s/ Christian Hartenberger|