MONTREAL, March 8, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - IOU Financial Inc. ("IOU") (CNSX: IOU) announced today that it has entered into a loan
agreement (the "Loan Agreement") as of March 7, 2012 with Gus-Kan Inc. ("GKI"), an Ontario-based corporation, and The Marleau Capital Corporation ("MCC") pursuant to which GKI agreed to lend to IOU a principal amount of
CAD$300,000 upon the issuance by IOU of a promissory note. Pursuant to
the Loan Agreement, GKI will receive 12,000 warrants (the "Warrants") to purchase one Class B common shares of IOU at CAD$0.50 within a
two-year period of its issuance in favour of GKI. The Warrants will be
issued subject to the receipt of all regulatory approvals in connection
thereof. The obligations of IOU under the Loan Agreement shall be
guaranteed by MCC, as majority shareholder and related party of IOU.
About IOU Financial Inc.
IOU, through its subsidiaries IOU Central Inc., a private corporation
existing under the laws of Canada, and IOU Central Inc., a private
corporation existing under the laws of Delaware, operates an
Internet-based lending platform aimed at small businesses throughout
the United States that IOU believes are underserved by banks today. To
learn more visit: www.ioucentral.com
Forward Looking Statements
Certain information set forth in this news release may contain
forward-looking statements that involve substantial known and unknown
risks and uncertainties. These forward-looking statements are subject
to numerous risks and uncertainties, certain of which are beyond the
control of IOU including, but not limited to, the impact of general
economic conditions, industry conditions, dependence upon regulatory
and shareholder approvals, the execution of definitive documentation
and the uncertainty of obtaining additional financing. Readers are
cautioned that the assumptions used in the preparation of such
information, although considered reasonable at the time of preparation,
may prove to be imprecise and, as such, undue reliance should not be
placed on forward-looking statements. IOU does not assume any
obligation to update or revise its forward-looking statements, whether
as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.
The CNSX has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the
adequacy or accuracy of this release.
SOURCE IOU FINANCIAL INC.
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IOU Financial Inc.
President & CEO
IOU Financial Inc.