Pro-Trans Ventures Inc.

Pro-Trans Ventures Inc.

December 02, 2013 09:00 ET

Pro-Trans Ventures Inc. Announces Private Placement Offering

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Dec. 2, 2013) -


Pro-Trans Ventures Inc. (the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:PVI) is pleased to announce a non-brokered private placement offering of between 8.3 million and 13.3 million common shares in the capital of the Corporation ("Common Shares") at a purchase price of $0.06 per Common Share for gross proceeds of between $500,000 and $800,000 (the "Offering").

The closing of the Offering is expected to occur on or about December 19, 2013 (the "Closing Date") and is subject to the completion of formal documentation and receipt of regulatory approval, including the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange Inc. (the "Exchange"). The Corporation intends to use the net proceeds from the Offering for the repayment of a $500,000 bridge loan from a director of the Company and for general working capital requirements.

It is anticipated that certain insiders of the Corporation will participate in the Offering.

All Common Shares will be subject to a statutory hold period of four (4) month plus one day from the date of issue.

Forward-Looking Information

This news release contains statements that, to the extent that they are not historical fact, may constitute "forward-looking information" within the meaning of applicable securities legislation. Wherever possible, words such as "may", ''would", "could", "should", "will", "anticipate", "believe", "plan", "expect", "intend", "estimate", "aim", "endeavour" and similar expressions have been used to identify these forward-looking statements. These statements reflect Management's current beliefs based on its experience and expertise with respect to future events and are based on information currently available to Management. Management uses forward-looking statements because it believes they provide useful information with respect to the Corporation, and cautions readers that the information may not be appropriate for other purposes and should not be read as guarantees of future performance or results. In particular, this presentation contains forward-looking statements pertaining to the following: the completion and timing of the Offering; the use of proceeds of the Offering; the receipt of regulatory and Exchange approval of the Offering; and insider participation in the Offering.

Although the Corporation believes that the expectations reflected by the forward-looking statements in this release, these forward-looking statements have been based on assumptions and factors concerning future events that may prove to be inaccurate. Those assumptions and factors are based on information currently available to the Corporation about itself and the businesses in which it operates. The material factors and assumptions used to develop the forward-looking statements include but are not limited to: that management will be able to raise adequate proceeds from the Offering; that the Corporation will obtain all necessary regulatory approvals for the Offering and that the board of directors will not determine that it is in the best interests of the Corporation to change the intended use of proceeds. Risk Factors that could cause actual results or outcomes to differ materially from the results expressed or implied by forward-looking information include, among other things: the failure to obtain the required approvals for the Offering in a timely fashion or at all, general economic conditions and market risks relating to the Corporation's business. The Corporation cautions the reader that the above list of risk factors is not exhaustive.

The forward-looking information contained in this release is made as of the date hereof and the Corporation is not obligated to update or revise any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable securities laws. Because of the risks, uncertainties and assumptions contained herein, investors should not place undue reliance on forward-looking information. The foregoing statements expressly qualify any forward-looking information contained herein.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

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