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Magnetic North Acquisition Corp. Announces Final Closing of Non-Brokered Private Placement

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CALGARY, Alberta and TORONTO, June 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Magnetic North Acquisition Corp. (MNC.V) (“Magnetic North” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce it has completed the final closing of the Company’s non-brokered private placement (the “Financing”) of Series A Preferred Shares for gross proceeds of up to $4,000,000.

Due to requirements from the regulatory authorities, the Company was required to close the Financing prior to receiving documentation from all interested investors.  Magnetic North is contemplating the best course of action in order to complete the increased Financing announced on June 8, 2020.  

On June 12, 2020 the Company closed on 53,200 of Series A Preferred Shares at a price of $10.00 per share for gross proceeds of $532,000, for an aggregate total of 284,127 Preferred Shares or total proceeds of $2,841,270 under the Financing. The Company paid finder’s fees of an aggregate $38,069.50 relating to the closings.

On June 5, 2020 the Company closed on 99,263 of Series A Preferred Shares at a price of $10.00 per share for gross proceeds of $992,630.

On May 8, 2020, the Company completed the issuance of 80,334 of Series A Preferred Shares at a price of $10.00 per share for gross proceeds of $803,340.

On March 31, 2020 the Company completed an initial closing of 51,330 Series A Preferred Shares at a price of $10.00 per share for gross proceeds of $513,300.

As announced on March 20, 2020, the Financing is intended to allow Magnetic North to make investments in certain of the Company’s investee companies and for working capital purposes.

The terms of the Series A Preferred Shares are described in Magnetic North’s most recent financial statements for the second quarter ended March 31, 2020.

About Magnetic North Acquisition Corp.

Magnetic North invests and manages businesses on behalf of its shareholders and believes that capital alone does not always lead to success. With offices in Calgary and Toronto, our experienced management team applies its considerable management, operations and capital markets expertise to ensure its investee companies are as successful as possible for shareholders. Magnetic North shares trade on the TSX Venture Exchange under the stock symbol MNC. For more information about Magnetic North, visit its website at www.magneticnac.com. Magnetic North’s securities filings can also be accessed at www.sedar.com.

For further information, please contact:

Graeme Dick  
Investor Relations 
403-561-8989
graeme@colwellcapital.com
Kevin Spall  
Co-CEO 

kevin@magneticnac.com
Andrew Osis
Co-CEO

andrew@magneticnac.com

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CAUTIONARY STATEMENT REGARDING FORWARD LOOKING INFORMATION

This news release contains “forward-looking information” within the meaning of Canadian securities legislation. Forward-looking information generally refers to information about an issuer’s business, capital, or operations that is prospective in nature, and includes future-oriented financial information about the issuer’s prospective financial performance or financial position.  The forward-looking information in this news release includes the Company’s potential steps to complete its increased Financing.

The Company has made certain material assumptions, including but not limited to: prevailing market conditions; general business, economic, competitive, political and social uncertainties; and the ability of the Company to execute and achieve its business objectives to develop the forward-looking information in this news release. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements.

Actual results may vary from the forward-looking information in this news release due to certain material risk factors. These risk factors include but are not limited to: adverse market conditions; reliance on key and qualified personnel; and regulatory and other risks associated with the industries in which the Company's portfolio companies operate, in general. The Company cautions that the foregoing list of material risk factors and assumptions is not exhaustive.

The Company assumes no obligation to update or revise the forward-looking information in this news release, unless it is required to do so under Canadian securities legislation.