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TORONTO, Feb. 15, 2012 /CNW/ - Socius CG II Ltd. ("Socius") announced that on February 10, 2012 it subscribed for units consisting of 13,353,038 ordinary shares ("Shares") and 6,676,519 ordinary share purchase warrants ("Warrants") of Xcite Energy Limited (the "Company") pursuant to a private placement (the "Offering").
Each whole Warrant entitles the holder to acquire one ordinary share of the Company at an exercise price of £1.14 per share for a period of three years from the date of issue.
After giving effect to the Offering, Socius owns 26,195,671 Shares representing approximately 11.74%% of the total issued and outstanding Shares. In addition, Socius holds securities that are exercisable by the Company under certain conditions, into up to an additional 14,274,166 Shares, or an additional 6.4% of the total issued an outstanding Shares, calculated on a fully-exercised basis.
Socius has purchased these securities for investment purposes and may increase or decrease the investment in these securities depending on future market conditions.
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