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GuestLogix Announces $3,500,100 Bought Deal Private Placement of Common Shares
Monday, August 26, 2013
GuestLogix Announces $3,500,100 Bought Deal Private Placement of Common Shares16:04 EDT Monday, August 26, 2013
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 26, 2013) -
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GuestLogix Inc. ("GuestLogix" or the "Company") (TSX:GXI), the leading global provider of onboard retail and payment technology solutions to airlines and the passenger travel industry, today announced that it has entered into a bought deal agreement with National Bank Financial Inc. (the "Underwriter") to issue, by way of a private placement, 3,889,000 common shares (the "Shares") of GuestLogix from treasury at a price of $0.90 per Share for gross proceeds of $3,500,100 (the "Offering"). The Company has granted the Underwriter an over-allotment option to purchase up to an additional 583,300 Shares at the same price, exercisable in whole or in part for a period of 30 days following closing of the Offering, to cover over-allotments. If the over-allotment option is exercised in full, the total gross proceeds to GuestLogix from the sale of Shares will be $4,025,070.
The Offering is expected to close on or about September 11, 2013 and is subject to certain closing conditions, including the receipt of all necessary regulatory approvals, including approval of the Toronto Stock Exchange.
GuestLogix intends to use the net proceeds from the Offering for general corporate purposes and working capital.
The Offering will be sold on a private placement basis pursuant to "accredited investor" exemptions under National Instrument 45-106 and certain other available and agreed upon exemptions.
The securities offered have not been registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements. This news release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of the securities in any State in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful.
GuestLogix Inc. (TSX:GXI), the leading global provider of onboard store technology and merchandising solutions, brings over a decade of expertise as a trusted onboard transaction processing partner to airlines, rail operators and the passenger travel industry. GuestLogix helps its customers to create, manage, and control onboard retail environments tailored to their needs and their passengers for a truly personalized experience. The Company is partnered with global leaders in catering, duty-free and inflight entertainment, offering complete onboard retailing services to airlines and rail operators worldwide. GuestLogix' global headquarters and centre for product innovation is located in Toronto, with regional head offices located in Dallas, London and Hong Kong. More information is available at www.guestlogix.com.
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This news release includes certain forward-looking statements that are based upon current expectations, which involve risks and uncertainties associated with GuestLogix' business and the environment in which the business operates. Any statements contained herein that are not statements of historical facts may be deemed to be forward-looking, including those identified by the expressions "anticipate", "believe", "plan", "estimate", "expect", "intend", and similar expressions to the extent they relate to the Company or its management. The forward-looking statements are not historical facts, but reflect GuestLogix' current expectations regarding future results or events. These forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from current expectations, including the matters discussed under "Risks and Uncertainties" in the Filing Statement filed on May 15, 2013 with the regulatory authorities. GuestLogix 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.
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