Exceed Energy Inc.

Exceed Energy Inc.

May 28, 2009 11:11 ET

Exceed Announces Proposed Consolidation of Its Class A Common Shares

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - May 28, 2009) - Exceed Energy Inc. (the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:EX.A) announces that it will seek approval at an annual and special meeting (the "Meeting") of shareholders, scheduled for June 24, 2009 in Calgary, to consolidate (the "Consolidation") its issued and outstanding Class A common shares ("Common Shares") at a ratio (the "Ratio") of one (1) new Common share for up to every ten (10) outstanding Common Shares, the final Ratio to be determined by the Board of Directors after the Meeting. No name change will be undertaken in connection with the Consolidation.

The resolution regarding the Consolidation must be approved by at least two thirds of the votes cast at the Meeting. The Consolidation is also subject to final approval by the TSX Venture Exchange Inc. Currently, there are 64,522,527 Common Shares outstanding. Following the Consolidation, and assuming that the Common Shares are consolidated at a 10:1 Ratio, there will be approximately 6,452,253 Common Shares outstanding.

The Board of Directors of Exceed has concluded that the Consolidation is in the best interests of the shareholders as it could lead to increased interest by a wider audience of potential investors and would better position the Corporation to obtain financing and pursue acquisition opportunities.

Exceed Energy Inc. is a Calgary based emerging oil and gas company engaged in the exploration development, and exploration of oil and gas reserves in western Canada. Exceed's Class A common shares trade on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "EX.A".

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its regulation services provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of the release.

Contact Information

  • Exceed Energy Inc.
    Richard Wolfli
    President & CEO
    (403) 508-1853
    (403) 508-1781 (FAX)
    Exceed Energy Inc.
    1100, 744 - 4th Ave SW
    Calgary, AB T2P3T4
    Website: www.exceedenergy.com