TORONTO, March 29, 2018 /CNW/ - Invesque Inc. (TSX: IVQ.U) (the "Company") announced today the closing of the third and final tranche of its previously announced private placement of class A convertible preferred shares ("Investment") to certain funds managed by Magnetar Financial LLC.
The third tranche of the Investment resulted in the issuance of 1,586,042 class A series 3 convertible preferred shares for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately US$15 million.
The proceeds from the Investment will be used for the repayment of debt, for general working capital purposes and to fund future acquisitions that have not yet been identified.
"Magnetar continues to be a great partner, and the additional investment is a testament to that, as well as our Company's ability to creatively grow the balance sheet and increase our liquidity," said Scott White, Chief Executive Officer.
Invesque Inc. is a North American health care real estate company with a growing portfolio of high quality properties located in the United States and Canada and operated by best-in-class senior living and care operators primarily under long-term leases and joint ventures. Invesque's mission is to create long-term shareholder value while providing an investment opportunity that matters. For more information, visit www.invesque.com.
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