TORONTO, Oct. 23 /CNW/ - Penfold Capital Acquisition Corporation (the
"Company"), a capital pool company, is pleased to announce that it has
completed its initial public offering ("Offering") of 1,250,000 common shares
at a price of $0.20 per share for gross proceeds to the Company of $250,000.
Integral Wealth Securities Limited ("Integral") acted as agent for the
Offering. In connection with the Offering, the Company granted to Integral a
non-transferable option to purchase up to an aggregate of 125,000 common
shares at a price of $0.20 per share exercisable for a period of 24 months
from the date the Company's common shares are listed on the TSX Venture
Exchange (the "Exchange").
The Company's common shares have been conditionally approved for listing
on the Exchange. The Company expects its common shares will commence trading
later this week under the symbol PNA.P.
Investors are cautioned that trading in the securities of a capital pool
company should be considered highly speculative.
The net proceeds of the Offering will be used to identify and evaluate
assets of businesses for acquisition with a view to completing a "Qualifying
Transaction" under the Capital Pool Company program of the Exchange as
disclosed in the Company's prospectus dated September 27, 2007.
At the closing of the Offering, the Company also granted stock options to
its directors and officers to acquire an aggregate of 325,000 common shares at
a price of $0.20 per share exercisable until October 22, 2012.
The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this press release.
Certain information in this press release may contain forward-looking
statements. This information is based on current expectations that are subject
to significant risks and uncertainties that are difficult to predict. Actual
results might differ materially from results suggested in any forward-looking
statements. The Company assumes no obligation to update the forward-looking
statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from
those reflected in the forward looking-statements unless and until required by
securities laws applicable to the Company. Additional information identifying
risks and uncertainties is contained in the Company's filings with the
Canadian securities regulators, which filings are available at www.sedar.com.
For further information:
For further information: Gary M. Clifford, Penfold Capital Acquisition
Corporation, 36 Lee Centre Drive, Suite PH107, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M1H
3K2, T: (416) 418-9802, F:(647) 346-2050, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org