Versus Systems Announces Pricing of $2.1 Million Public Offering
LOS ANGELES, Dec. 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Versus Systems Inc. (“Versus” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: VS) today announced the pricing of its public offering of 2,100,000 units for gross proceeds of approximately $2.1 million, before deducting placement agent fees and other offering expenses payable by Versus. Each unit consists (i) of either (a) one common share or (b) one pre-funded warrant to purchase one common share and (ii) two warrants to purchase one common share each, at a public offering price of $1.00 per unit. The warrants will have an exercise price of $1.10 per share, are exercisable immediately upon issuance, and will expire five years following the date of issuance. All of the shares, pre-funded warrants and warrants included in this offering are being sold by Versus. The offering is expected to close on December 9, 2022, subject to customary closing conditions.
The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the offering for working capital and general corporate purposes, including marketing and sales expenses, the costs and expenses of our continuing development of our engagement and rewards platform and salaries and wages.
Roth Capital Partners is acting as the exclusive placement agent for this offering.
The securities described above are being offered pursuant to a registration statement on Form F-1 (File No. 333-267896), as amended, that was declared effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), on December 6, 2022. This offering is being made only by means of a prospectus. Copies of the final prospectus relating to this offering may be obtained, when available, at the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov or by contacting Roth Capital Partners, LLC, 888 San Clemente Drive, Suite 400, Newport Beach, CA 92660 or by email at email@example.com.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy these securities, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction. Any offers, solicitations or offers to buy, or any sales of securities will be made in accordance with the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
About Versus Systems
Versus Systems Inc. is an engagement and rewards company that makes live events, games, shows, and apps more fun to watch and play. Versus adds interactive games, polling, trivia, predictive elements, and other win conditions to existing entertainment - whether in-venue or online - making the content more contextual, personal, and rewarding. Versus works with world class sports teams, leagues, venues, entertainment companies, and other content creators to make engaging, rewarding experiences for fans all over the world. For more information, please visit www.versussystems.com or visit the official Versus Systems YouTube channel.
Cody Slach and Jackie Keshner
Gateway Investor Relations
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