Spectra7 Microsystems Inc.
TSX VENTURE : SEV

Spectra7 Microsystems Inc.

March 31, 2015 06:45 ET

Spectra7 Announces Proceeds of CDN $8.7 Million From Exercise of Warrants Since January 1, 2015

Proceeds to fund continued growth initiatives

PALO ALTO, CALIFORNIA and TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - March 31, 2015) - (TSX VENTURE:SEV) Spectra7 Microsystems Inc. ("Spectra7" or the "Company") today announced that since January 1, 2015, it has received proceeds of approximately Cdn.$8.7 million as a result of the exercise of approximately 19.5 million previously issued common share purchase warrants and broker warrants. The Company intends to use the proceeds of the warrant exercises for general working capital purposes.

The warrants were issued in connection with the Company's public offering of units completed in March and April 2014 and were set to expire on March 28, 2015. The exercise prices of the warrants and broker warrants were $0.45 and $0.30 per share, respectively. As of the expiry date, 99.3% of the warrants and 100% of the broker warrants had been exercised.

"This infusion of equity indicates that investors are confident in the future of Spectra7. The proceeds received will allow the Company to move quickly and take advantage of the opportunities we are seeing across multiple vertical markets including virtual reality, consumer and industrial interconnects" said Tony Stelliga, CEO of Spectra7.

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ABOUT SPECTRA7 MICROSYSTEMS INC.

Spectra7 Microsystems Inc. is a high performance consumer connectivity company delivering unprecedented bandwidth, speed and resolution to enable disruptive industrial design for leading consumer electronics manufacturers in virtual reality, wearable computing and ultra-HD 4K/8K displays. Spectra7 is based in Palo Alto, California with design centers in Markham, Ontario and Cork, Ireland. For more information, please visit www.spectra7.com.

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