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BSM Technologies Inc. ("BSM Technologies" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:GPS) is pleased to announce that it has completed its previously announced bought deal public offering of common shares of the Company (the "Offered Shares").
The Company issued a total of 7,333,334 Offered Shares at a price of $3.00 per Offered Share (the "Offering Price"), for aggregate gross proceeds of $22,000,002 (the "Offering"). The Offering was sold to purchasers arranged by a syndicate of underwriters co-led by Clarus Securities Inc. and Paradigm Capital Inc. and including Canaccord Genuity Corp., Cormark Securities Inc. and TD Securities Inc. (collectively, the "Underwriters"), upon the terms of an underwriting agreement entered into among the Company and the Underwriters. In addition, the Company has granted the Underwriters an over-allotment option to purchase that number of additional common shares equal to 15% of the Offered Shares sold pursuant to the Offering at the Offering Price for a period ending 30 days following the closing of the.
BSM Technologies intends to use the net proceeds of the Offering for general working capital purposes, including but not limited to business expansion, research and development, sales and marketing, product expansion and working capital.
The securities offered have not been, and will not be, registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "U.S. Securities Act") or any U.S. state securities laws, and may not be offered or sold in the United States or to, or for the account or benefit of, United States persons absent registration or any applicable exemption from the registration requirements of the U.S. Securities Act and applicable U.S. state securities laws. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy securities in the United States, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful.
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About BSM Technologies
BSM Technologies, through its subsidiary BSM Wireless Inc., is a leading provider of remote monitoring, fleet tracking, fleet maintenance and a business intelligence engine providing real time, web-based tracking of mobile and fixed assets. BSM Technologies provides solutions for commercial, government and law enforcement organizations who manage and operate diverse assets and large fleets, and who seek to enhance customer service, improve the safety of their drivers and vehicles and lower business costs.
For more information, please visit http://www.bsmwireless.com.
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