Company continues to Improve Balance Sheet in Route to Fiscal Self-Sufficiency
CUPERTINO, CA, March 3, 2020 /CNW/ - (TSXV:BWLK, OTCQB:BWLKF) – Boardwalktech Software Corp. ("Boardwalktech" or the "Company"), a leading digital ledger platform and enterprise software solutions company is pleased to announce that on February 28, 2020 it has completed a $500,000 debt-to-equity conversion with existing lender and investor, SQN Venture Income Fund, LP. ("SQN").
SQN will convert USD$500,000 of the existing principal from the Company's aggregate debt into 1,388,889 common shares of the Company at a conversion price of USD$0.36 per common share. In contemplation of this debt-to-equity conversion, at the annual and special meeting of the shareholders of the Company held on December 4, 2019, the shareholders of Boardwalktech approved the creation of SQN as a "Control Person" (as that term is defined in the TSXV Corporate Finance Manual) of the Company following the debt-to-equity conversion. This completed debt-to-equity conversion relates to the loan agreement between SQN and the Company, amended in June 2019, which will mature in June, 2022. Boardwalktech expects to make further reductions in its aggregate debt ahead of that maturity.
Boardwalktech has developed a patented Digital Ledger Technology Platform that is in use today by 27 of the Fortune 500 running over 100 live mission-critical applications world-wide. This enterprise platform allows for multi-party collaboration, provenance, verification, and blockchain immutable transactions on a trusted, shared, and secured private permissioned digital ledger cloud service. The Boardwalktech platform allows rapid application development on any device or user interface and full integration with enterprise systems of record.
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An investment in securities of the Company is speculative and subject to several risks including, without limitation, the risks discussed under the heading "Risk Factors" in the Company's filing statement dated May 30, 2018. Although the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in the forward-looking information and forward-looking statements, there may be other factors that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended.
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