Cirrus Energy Closes Bought Deal Financing
Cirrus Energy has closed its previously announced short form prospectus offering of common shares of the Company through a syndicate of underwriters led by Tristone Capital Inc. and including Clarus Securities Inc. and Jennings Capital Inc., resulting in gross proceeds of $35,132,500. The Offering consisted of 14,950,000 Common Shares issued at a price of $2.35 per share. The Company intends to use the estimated net proceeds of approximately $32.8 million from the Offering to fund the exploration and development of its international oil and gas assets. The Offering included 1,950,000 Common Shares, which were issued upon the exercise, in full, of an over-allotment option, which was granted by the Company to the underwriters.
Of the 14,950,000 Common Shares issued pursuant to the Offering, approximately 0.5% were purchased by insiders of the Company.
This news release shall not constitute an offer to sell nor the solicitation of any offer to buy the securities in any jurisdiction. The common shares may be offered or sold in other eligible foreign jurisdictions and to U.S. buyers on a private placement basis pursuant to applicable exemptions from the registration requirements in Rule 144-A or Regulation D of the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
The Common Shares have not been registered under the U.S. Securities Act and may not be offered or sold in the United States except in transactions exempt from such registration.
Cirrus Energy Corporation is an international oil and gas company headquartered in Calgary and, following the Offering, has approximately 62.5 million fully diluted common shares outstanding.