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TORONTO, Sept. 21, 2012 /CNW/ - SelectCore Ltd. ("SelectCore" or the
"Company") (TSX-V: SCG) is pleased to announce the closing of its
previously announced "best efforts" public offering of units ("Units")
pursuant to a short form prospectus (the "Offering"). The Offering was
conducted by MGI Securities Inc. (the "Agent"). Each Unit was priced
at $0.09 and consisted of one common share of the Company (a "Common
Share") and one Common Share purchase warrant (a "Warrant"). Each
Warrant is exercisable to acquire one Common Share at a price of $0.15
until September 21, 2015.
Pursuant to the Offering, the Company issued 59,138,183 Units, including
3,582,627 Units issued pursuant to the exercise of the over-allotment
option granted to the Agent, for gross proceeds of approximately
$5,322,436. In consideration for the services of the Agent in
connection with the Offering, the Company paid a cash commission equal
to 8% of the gross proceeds of the Offering and issued compensation
options to acquire up to an aggregate of 4,731,055 Units exercisable at
a price of $0.09 per Unit until September 21, 2015.
The Company intends to use the net proceeds of the Offering for capital
expenditures relating to additional network and infrastructure
requirements, new hires, marketing and business development, reduction
of trade payables and repayment of certain indebtedness. The Company
will issue a corporate update in due course.
This press release is not an offer to sell or the solicitation of an
offer to buy the securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer,
solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to qualification or
registration under the securities laws of such jurisdiction. The
securities being offered have not been, nor will they be, registered
under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and such
securities may not be offered or sold within the United States or to,
or for the account or benefit of, U.S. persons absent registration or
an applicable exemption from U.S. registration requirements.
Established in 1999, SelectCore is a leading prepaid financial services
provider and transaction processor for under-banked and underserved
markets. From prepaid mobile top-up to stored-value cards and
remittance solutions, SelectCore services a market of millions of
under-banked consumers through its technology platforms and extensive
retail distribution network. SelectCore is a publicly traded company
listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "SCG" (TSXV: SCG).
SelectCore was ranked by Profit100 as one of Canada's fastest-growing
companies in 2006, 2007, 2009 and 2010. SelectCore was also ranked one
of North America's fastest growing companies on Deloitte's 2011
Technology Fast 500.
Neither 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.
Certain information in this news release contains forward-looking
statements. These forward-looking statements are subject to numerous
risks and uncertainties, certain of which are beyond SelectCore's
control including, without limitation, the impact of general economic
conditions, industry conditions, fluctuation of exchange rates,
industry competition, availability of qualified personnel and
management, stock market volatility and timely and cost effective
access to sufficient capital from internal and external sources. As a
consequence, actual results may differ materially from those
anticipated in the forward-looking statements. Readers are cautioned
that the forgoing list of factors is not exhaustive. Additional
information on these and other factors that could affect SelectCore's
operations and financial results are included in reports on file with
Canadian securities regulatory authorities and may be accessed through
the SEDAR website (www.sedar.com). Furthermore, the forward-looking statements contained in this news
release are made as at the date of this news release and SelectCore
does not undertake any obligation to update publicly or to revise any
of the forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new
information, future events or otherwise, except as may be required by
applicable securities laws.
SOURCE: Selectcore Ltd.
For further information:
SelectCore Investor Relations
(800) 584-8819 ext. 105