Efficacious Elk Capital Corp. Announces Additional Concurrent Financing in respect of Proposed Qualifying Transaction with MiMedia Inc.
VANCOUVER, B.C. - TheNewswire - December 24, 2021 - Efficacious Elk Capital Corp. (“Elk”) (TSXV:EECC.P) is pleased to announce that it intends to conduct a non-brokered private placement of units (“Unit”) of Elk, at a price of C$0.25 per Unit, for aggregate gross proceeds of up to C$1,000,000 (the “Offering”) that will close concurrent with the completion of Elk’s previously announced qualifying transaction with MiMedia Inc. (the “Transaction”).
This Offering will be in addition to the previously completed private placement of subscription receipts of MiMedia Inc. for aggregate gross proceeds of C$4,146,500 that closed on November 16, 2021 (the “SR Financing”). For further details concerning the SR Financing, please see the news releases of Elk dated November 16, 2021.
Each Unit will be comprised of one subordinate voting share (a “Resulting Issuer SVS”) of Elk following completion of the Transaction (the “Resulting Issuer”), and one-half of one Resulting Issuer SVS purchase warrant (each whole Resulting Issuer SVS purchase warrant, a “Resulting Issuer Warrant”). Each Resulting Issuer Warrant will be exercisable to acquire one Resulting Issuer SVS at a price of C$0.32 until the date that is 24 months following the completion of the Transaction, subject to adjustment and acceleration in accordance with the warrant indenture governing the Resulting Issuer Warrants. It is intended that the Resulting Issuer Warrants will be issued on substantially the same terms and conditions as the warrants of the Resulting Issuer issued to participants under the SR Financing pursuant to the Transaction.
Finders’ fees may be payable in connection with the Offering in accordance with applicable securities laws and the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange.
For further information regarding the Transaction please see Elk’s news releases dated March 29, 2021, June 28, 2021 and November 16, 2021.
All of the securities issuable in connection with the Offering will be subject to a hold period expiring four months and one day after date of issuance.
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities in any jurisdiction.
ANY SECURITIES REFERRED TO HEREIN WILL NOT BE REGISTERED UNDER THE U.S. SECURITIES ACT OF 1933 (THE “1933 ACT”) AND MAY NOT BE OFFERED OR SOLD IN THE UNITED STATES OR TO A U.S. PERSON IN THE ABSENCE OF SUCH REGISTRATION OR AN EXEMPTION FROM THE REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS OF THE 1933 ACT.
Completion of the Transaction is subject to a number of conditions, including but not limited to, TSXV acceptance and, if applicable pursuant to TSXV requirements, majority of the minority shareholder approval. Where applicable, the Transaction cannot close until the required shareholder approval is obtained. There can be no assurance that the Transaction will be completed as proposed or at all.
Investors are cautioned that, except as disclosed in the management information circular or filing statement to be prepared in connection with the Transaction, any information released or received with respect to the Transaction may not be accurate or complete and should not be relied upon. Trading in the securities of a capital pool company should be considered highly speculative.
The TSXV has in no way passed upon the merits of the Transaction and has neither approved nor disapproved the content of this press release.
Notice regarding forward-looking statements:
This release includes forward-looking statements regarding Elk, MiMedia, and their respective businesses, which may include, but is not limited to, statements with respect to the completion of the Transaction, the terms on which the Transaction is intended to be completed, the use of the net proceeds from the Private Placement, the ability to obtain regulatory and shareholder approvals, the proposed business plan of MiMedia and other factors. Often, but not always, forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of words such as “plans”, “is expected”, “expects”, “scheduled”, “intends”, “contemplates”, “anticipates”, “believes”, “proposes” or variations (including negative variations) of such words and phrases, or state that certain actions, events or results “may”, “could”, “would”, “might” or “will” be taken, occur or be achieved. Such statements are based on the current expectations of the management of each entity. The forward-looking events and circumstances discussed in this release, including completion of the Transaction, may not occur by certain specified dates or at all and could differ materially as a result of known and unknown risk factors and uncertainties affecting the companies, including risks regarding the MiMedia industry, failure to obtain regulatory or shareholder approvals, economic factors, the equity markets generally and risks associated with growth and competition. Although Elk and MiMedia have attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual actions, events or results to differ materially from those described in forward-looking statements, there may be other factors that cause actions, events or results to differ from those anticipated, estimated or intended. No forward-looking statement can be guaranteed. Except as required by applicable securities laws, forward-looking statements speak only as of the date on which they are made and Elk and MiMedia undertake no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.
Elk is a capital pool company governed by the policies of the TSXV. The principal business of Elk is the identification and evaluation of assets or businesses with a view to completing a qualifying transaction.
Efficacious Elk Capital Corp.
David Smalley, Director
Tel: (604) 684 – 4535
Chris Giordano, Chief Executive Officer
Tel: (347) 687 – 4403
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