GrowPros Cannabis Ventures Inc.
CNSX : GCI

GrowPros Cannabis Ventures Inc.

February 19, 2016 16:01 ET

GrowPros Announces a Non-Brokered Private Placement

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Feb. 19, 2016) - GrowPros Cannabis Ventures Inc. ("GrowPros" or "the Company") (CSE:GCI) announces a non-brokered private placement of 5,000,000 units at a price of $0.05 per unit for aggregate gross proceeds of up to $250,000. Each unit will consist of one common share and one non-transferable warrant, with a whole warrant entitling the holder to purchase one common share at a price of $0.07 for a period of 12 months following the closing date.

In connection with the private placement, the Company may pay a cash finder's fee equal to 8% of the gross proceeds raised and may issue non-transferable finder's warrants equal to 8% of the number of common shares issued under the private placement. Each finder's warrant will entitle the holder to purchase one common share of the Company at a price of $0.07 per share for a period of 12 months following the closing of the private placement.

The private placement is expected to take place on or about February 19th, 2016 and is expected to close on or before February 29th, 2016.

The securities issued pursuant to the private placement will be subject to a four-month hold period from the closing date. The Company may pay a commission in connection with the private placement, subject to compliance with the policies of the Exchange. Completion of the private placement and the payment of any commissions remain subject to the receipt of all necessary regulatory approvals, including the approval of the Exchange.

The proceeds of the private placement will be used to fund general working capital.

The Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE) has not reviewed this news release and does not accept responsibility for its adequacy or accuracy.

Forward-looking statements

Some statements in this release may contain forward-looking information. All statements, other than of historical fact, that address activities, events or developments that the Company believes, expects or anticipates will or may occur in the future (including, without limitation, statements regarding potential acquisitions and financings) are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are generally identifiable by use of the words "may", "will", "should", "continue", "expect", "anticipate", "estimate", "believe", "intend", "plan" or "project" or the negative of these words or other variations on these words or comparable terminology. Forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond the Company's ability to control or predict, that may cause the actual results of the Company to differ materially from those discussed in the forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from current expectations include, among other things, without limitation, the inability of the Company, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, GrowPros MMP Inc., to obtain a licence for the production of medical marijuana; failure to obtain sufficient financing to execute the Company's business plan; competition; regulation and anticipated and unanticipated costs and delays, and other risks disclosed in the Company's public disclosure record on file with the relevant securities regulatory authorities. Although the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from those described in forward-looking statements, there may be other factors that cause results or events not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. Readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The forward-looking statements included in this news release are made as of the date of this news release and the Company does not undertake an obligation to publicly update such forward-looking statements to reflect new information, subsequent events or otherwise unless required by applicable securities legislation.

Contact Information

  • Ryan Brown
    Chief Executive Officer
    (613) 421-8402