CALGARY, March 3, 2017 /CNW/ – Mosaic Capital Corporation (“Mosaic“) (TSX-V Symbols: M, M.PR.B, M.DB and M.DB.A) is pleased to announce that it has received gross proceeds of $15,192,960 upon the closing of its previously announced offering of up to 2,551,020 subscription privileges (the “Subscription Privileges“), which Subscription Privileges entitled the holders thereof to subscribe for an aggregate of up to 2,551,020 common shares of Mosaic at a subscription price of $9.80 per share (the “Offering“). A total of 1,550,302 common shares of Mosaic were issued upon closing of the Offering.
As disclosed in Mosaic’s short form prospectus dated February 3, 2017 (the “Prospectus“), the net proceeds of the Offering will be used for future acquisitions that fit Mosaic’s acquisition criteria and for general corporate purposes, which may include paying down existing credit facilities and payment of expenses in connection with Mosaic’s day-to-day operations. Unallocated funds will be added to working capital.
Mark Gardhouse, Mosaic’s CEO commented “We are very appreciative of the long-term support and interest of the Offering participants in continuing to be a part of Mosaic’s future growth.”
Mosaic paid a fee of $0.25 per Subscription Privilege exercised to the securities broker or dealer, bank or trust company or other CDS participant whose client exercised the Subscription Privilege. No managing or soliciting dealer was engaged in connection with the Offering. In addition, Mosaic did not receive, nor did it seek, any standby commitments in respect of the Offering.
For the full details of the Offering see the Prospectus, a copy of which has been filed on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.
ABOUT MOSAIC CAPITAL CORPORATION
Mosaic is a Canadian investment company that owns a portfolio of established businesses which span a diverse range of industries and geographies. Mosaic’s strategy is to create long-term value for its shareholders through accretive acquisitions, long-term portfolio ownership, sustained cash flows and organic portfolio growth. Mosaic achieves its objectives by maintaining financial discipline, acquiring businesses at attractive valuations, performing extensive acquisition due diligence, utilizing creative transaction structuring and working closely with subsidiary businesses after acquisition.
Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
The Subscription Privileges and the common shares of Mosaic issued pursuant to the exercise of the Subscription Privileges have not been, nor will they be, registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold within the United States or to, or for the account or benefit of, U.S. persons absent U.S. registration or an applicable exemption from the U.S. registration requirements. This news release does not constitute an offer for sale or the solicitation of an offer to buy securities in the United States or in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful.
This news release contains forward-looking information and statements within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities laws (herein referred to as “forward-looking statements“) that involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. All information and statements in this news release which are not statements of historical fact may be forward-looking statements. The words “believe”, “expect”, “intend”, “estimate”, “anticipate”, “project”, “scheduled”, and similar expressions, as well as future or conditional verbs such as “will”, “should”, “would”, and “could” often identify forward-looking statements. In particular, forward-looking statements in this news release include, but are not limited to: the anticipated use of net proceeds of the Offering. Such statements or information are only predictions and reflect the current beliefs of management with respect to future events and are based on information currently available to management. Actual results and events may differ materially from those contemplated by these forward-looking statements due to these statements being subject to a number of risks and uncertainties.
Undue reliance should not be placed on these forward-looking statements as there can be no assurance that the plans, intentions or expectations upon which they are based will occur. By their nature forward-looking statements involve assumptions and known and unknown risks and uncertainties, both general and specific, that contribute to the possibility that the predictions and other forward-looking statements will not occur. Some of the assumptions made by Mosaic, upon which such forward-looking statements are based include, but are not limited to: future market conditions will not be materially different than anticipated by Mosaic; there will be no material changes to government and environmental regulations affecting Mosaic or its operations; and the business operations of the operating businesses of Mosaic will continue on a basis consistent with prior years.
A number of factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to: unexpected changes in the financial markets (including in the trading price of the securities of Mosaic); prevailing economic conditions; and changes in the general economic and business conditions of one or more of Mosaic and its subsidiaries. Should any of the risks or uncertainties facing Mosaic and its subsidiaries materialize, or should assumptions underlying the forward-looking statements prove incorrect, actual results, performance, activities or achievements could vary materially from those expressed or implied by any forward-looking statements contained in this news release. Readers are cautioned that the foregoing list of risks is not exhaustive. Additional information on these and other factors that could affect the operations or financial results of Mosaic and its subsidiaries are included in the Prospectus and Mosaic’s annual information form for the year ended December 31, 2015, a copy of each of which is available under Mosaic’s profile on SEDAR (www.sedar.com).
Although Mosaic believes that the expectations represented by any forward-looking statements contained herein are reasonable based on the information available to it on the date of this news release, management cannot assure investors that actual results, performance or achievements will be consistent with these forward-looking statements. Any forward-looking statements herein contained are made as of the date of this news release and Mosaic does not assume any obligation to update or revise them to reflect new information, events or circumstances, except as required by law.
SOURCE MOSAIC CAPITAL CORPORATION
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