TORONTO, Feb. 10 /CNW/ - Angoss Software Corporation (Angoss) (TSX-V:
ANC) a leading provider of predictive analytics software and solutions,
is pleased to announce that it has closed its previously announced
non-brokered private placement financing with certain directors,
officers and employees for gross proceeds of $500,004 through the sale
of 1,176,480 common shares at $0.425 per common share.
The securities issued pursuant to the private placement will be subject
to trade restrictions expiring on June 11, 2011.
Proceeds of the financing will be used to fund working capital.
"This is an important milestone for the Company as it represents the
first significant investment in Angoss by certain directors. These
directors, officers and employees have shown their confidence and
commitment to Angoss by investing personal funds into the Company",
said Lon Vining, CFO.
"I am very excited about the future prospects of Angoss and I firmly
believe we are well positioned to capture greater share of the growing
predictive analytics market and as such I have personally taken a
significant stake in this placement", said Martin Galligan, President.
"There is a lot of work ahead of us as we re-focus our efforts on our
core competencies. We look to increase software sales in the USA and
Europe and will continue to develop innovative SaaS solutions to serve
new industry verticals. Angoss is recognized for its thought leadership
in the predictive analytics space and we have developed products and
solutions that continue to receive strong client acceptance. 2011 will
be a year of renewed focus on what we do best."
Angoss also announced that it had received conditional approval from the
TSXV, subject to shareholder approval, of its previously announced
issuance of 435,298 common shares from treasury to Martin Galligan,
President and CEO. Approval from shareholders will be sought at the
next annual meeting of Angoss shareholders.
As previously announced on December 24, 2010, Angoss granted 300,000
options to acquire 300,000 common shares of Angoss at $0.425 per common
share to certain officers and employees of the Company. Total options
granted to officers were 182,000 (previously reported as 180,000).
About Angoss Software Corporation
Angoss Software empowers sales, marketing and risk professionals to make
"Better Business Decisions. Every Day." TM
Angoss is a recognized global leader in providing powerful predictive
analytics software that can be deployed on the desk-top or in complex
in-database environments. Users of Angoss software universally applaud
our products for its ease of use, its agility, and its impressive
visualization of data which allows analysts, as well as business
leaders, to participate in solving sales, marketing and risk
challenges. The ability to do so is enabled through our patented
decision tree technology. For clients that require a fully managed
service, our innovative cloud based delivery model integrates Angoss
software and our predictive analytics expertise to enable measureable
B2B sales and marketing analytic solutions. Our differentiators include
thought leadership in the predictive analytics space, demonstrable ROI
and an unwavering commitment to delivering the right solution to our
Many of the world's leading financial services, ICT, life sciences, and
retail organizations use Angoss predictive analytics software and our
Software as a Service (SaaS) platform to grow revenues, increase sales
productivity and improve marketing effectiveness while reducing risk
and cost. Angoss helps our clients utilize business data to discover
the key drivers of behavior, predict future trends and events, and act
with confidence when making mission critical business decisions.
For more information, visit www.angoss.com.
This press release contains statements of a forward-looking nature.
These statements are made under the "safe harbor" provisions of the
U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The accuracy of
these statements may be impacted by a number of business risks and
uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from
those projected or anticipated, including: the risk that the sale of
our products and services involves a long sales cycle; the risk that
the economic environment and business conditions will remain difficult
to predict; the risk of competition in our target markets; the risk
that we may not respond adequately to evolving technologies; the risk
that we or our customers may have difficulties in introducing our
products or services; the risk that we will encounter difficulties in
continuing to offer services; the risk that we will encounter
difficulties in integrating the operations of acquired companies with
our own; the risks of conducting our operations in a variety of
international locations; the risk that we may need to record future
write-downs of assets arising from our investments in other companies;
the risks relating to the costs that we may incur as a result of
litigation against us; and other risks described in our filings with
securities regulatory authorities, including our annual reports,
interim financial statements and similar disclosure documents. ANGOSS
Software does not undertake any obligation to update this
forward-looking information after the date of its initial publication,
except as required under applicable law.
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(as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
SOURCE ANGOSS Software Corporation
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