Mediagrif Closes its $35 million Private Placement of Common Shares
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LONGUEUIL, QC, Dec. 6, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Mediagrif Interactive Technologies Inc. ("Mediagrif") (TSX: MDF), a world-leading provider of e-commerce solutions, announced today that it has closed its previously announced private placement of common shares.
As a result, Mediagrif has issued and sold 2 million common shares at a price of $17.50 per share, for gross proceeds of $35 million (the "Offering") through a syndicate of underwriters lead by National Bank Financial Inc.
The company intends to use the net proceeds from the Offering to reduce its indebtedness and for general corporate purposes.
The Offering was completed on a private placement basis pursuant to "accredited investor" exemptions under National Instrument 45-106 and certain other available and agreed upon exemptions.
This press release is not an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy securities in the United States. The Shares being offered have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933 and, accordingly, will not be offered, sold or delivered, directly or indirectly, within the United States, absent an exemption from registration.
About Mediagrif Interactive Technologies Inc.
Mediagrif Interactive Technologies Inc. (TSX: MDF) delivers innovative e-commerce solutions to businesses since 1996. Its web platforms enable clients to find, purchase and sell products, exchange information, gain access to business opportunities and manage supply chain collaboration with greater speed and efficiency. The Company provides e-commerce solutions in the fields of electronic components, computer equipment and telecommunications, medical equipment, automotive aftermarket, wine & spirits, diamonds and jewelry, classified ads, supply chain collaboration and government opportunities. Mediagrif has its headquarters in Longueuil and has offices in North America and Asia. For more information, please visit us at www.mediagrif.com or call 1 877 677-9088.
This press release contains certain forward-looking statements with respect to the Company. These forward-looking statements, by their nature, necessarily involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contemplated by these forward-looking statements. We consider the assumptions on which these forward-looking statements are based to be reasonable, but caution the reader that these assumptions regarding future events, many of which are beyond our control, may ultimately prove to be incorrect since they are subject to risks and uncertainties that affect us. We disclaim any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable securities legislation. Unless otherwise indicated, all amounts are in Canadian dollars.
SOURCE: MEDIAGRIF INTERACTIVE TECHNOLOGIES INC.For further information:
Mediagrif Interactive Technologies Inc.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Tel.: (450) 449-0102 ext. 2004
Toll Free: 1 877 677-9088 ext. 2004
Chief Financial Officer
Tel.: (450) 449-0102 ext. 2135
Toll Free: 1 877 677-9088 ext. 2135