TORONTO--(Marketwire - Oct 23, 2012) - Redknee Solutions Inc. (TSX: RKN) (the "Company"), a leading provider of business-critical software and solutions for communications service providers, is pleased to announce that it has completed its offering of 13,000,000 common shares (the "Common Shares") of the Company at price of $1.35 per Common Share (the "Offering Price") for aggregate gross proceeds of $17,550,000 (the "Offering").
The Offering was completed on a bought deal basis and was underwritten by a syndicate of underwriters led by GMP Securities L.P., and including Canaccord Genuity Corp. and TD Securities Inc. (collectively, the "Underwriters").
The Underwriters have an over-allotment option to purchase up to an additional 1,950,000 Common Shares at the Offering Price, exercisable in whole or in part, at any time for a period of 30 days following the closing of the Offering. If this option is exercised in full, an additional $2,632,500 will be raised pursuant to the Offering and the aggregate gross proceeds of the Offering will be $20,182,500.
As previously announced the Company plans to use the net proceeds from the Offering for working capital, or to expand its current business through strategic acquisitions, if such opportunities arise.
The Common Shares being offered have not been, nor will they be, registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold in the United States or to, or for the account or benefit of, U.S. persons absent registration or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of the securities in any State in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful.
For more information about the Company and its solutions, please go to www.redknee.com.
About Redknee Solutions Inc.
Redknee is a leading global provider of innovative communication software products, solutions and services. Redknee's award-winning solutions enable operators to monetize the value of each subscriber transaction while personalizing the subscriber experience to meet mainstream, niche and individual market segment requirements. Redknee's revenue generating solutions provide advanced converged billing, rating, charging and policy for voice, messaging and new generation data services to over 90 network operators in over 50 countries. References to Redknee refer to the combined operations of the parent Redknee Solutions Inc., and all wholly owned subsidiaries.
Redknee®, Redknee Solutions, and the Redknee logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Redknee Solutions Inc. All other company, product names and any registered and unregistered trademarks mentioned (if any) are used for identification purposes only and remain the exclusive property of their respective owners. For more information, visit www.redknee.com.
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