MISSISSAUGA, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Covalon Technologies Ltd. (the "Company" or "Covalon") (TSXV: COV), an advanced medical technologies company, today announced that, further to its press release dated May 12, 2017, it has completed a non-brokered private placement offering comprised of 1,190,671 units (each, a “Unit”) of the Corporation at a price of $1.96 per unit for aggregate gross proceeds of $2,333,715 (the “Offering”). Additionally, 775,000 previously issued Common Share purchase warrants have been exercised for aggregate proceeds of $775,000.
Each Unit is comprised of one common share of the Company (a “Common Share”) and one Common Share purchase warrant (a “Warrant”). Each Warrant entitles the holder to acquire an additional Common Share at a price of $2.30 per share for a period of three years from the closing date. Insiders participated in the Offering for an aggregate of 765,351 Units for gross proceeds of $1,500,088. All securities issued pursuant to the Offering will be subject to a hold period expiring October 2, 2017. Proceeds of the Offering will be used by Covalon to develop and commercialize new wound care products, expand international distribution channels and for general working capital.
No commission or finder's fee was paid in connection with the Offering. The Offering has been approved by the TSX Venture Exchange.
Covalon Technologies Ltd. researches, develops and commercializes new healthcare technologies that help save lives around the world. Covalon's patented technologies, products and services address the advanced healthcare needs of medical device companies, healthcare providers and individual consumers. Covalon's technologies are used to prevent, detect and manage medical conditions in specialty areas such as wound care, tissue repair, infection control, disease management, medical device coatings and biocompatibility.
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