Technical Ventures RX Corp.
TSX VENTURE : TIK.P

October 31, 2013 13:03 ET

Technical Ventures Provides an Update on its Qualifying Transaction

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 31, 2013) -

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Technical Ventures RX Corp. (the "Technical") (TSX VENTURE:TIK.P) provides the following update in connection with its proposed Qualifying Transaction as previously announced on July 25, 2013 and May 14, 2013. Technical announces it has executed an Amending Agreement (the "Agreement") to the original Plan of Arrangement Agreement dated July 19, 2013. Pursuant to the terms of the Agreement, the outside closing date for the transaction has been amended to March 31, 2014. In addition, TheraVitae Inc. has agreed to reimburse Technical for all costs incurred by Technical in connection with the transaction, up to a maximum of $100,000, if the transaction fails to close for any reason whatsoever by March 31, 2014.

In accordance with the policies of the TSX-V, Technical will issue a subsequent press release containing summary financial information in respect of TheraVitae Inc., details of the concurrent financing, and additional information relating to the Plan of Arrangement and the pro forma share capital of the resulting issuer.

Reinstatement to Trading

The common shares of Technical will remain halted pending receipt by the TSX-V of certain required materials from Technical and until Technical engages a sponsor or a sponsorship exemption is granted.

Description of Significant Conditions to Closing

Completion of the Arrangement is subject to a number of conditions, as noted above. There can be no assurance that the Arrangement will be completed as proposed or at all.

Investors are cautioned that, except as disclosed in the management information circular or filing statement to be prepared in connection with the transaction, any information released or received with respect to the transaction may not be accurate or complete and should not be relied upon. Trading in the securities of a capital pool company should be considered highly speculative.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange, Inc. nor its Regulation Service Provider (as that term is defined under the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) has in any way passed upon the merits of the Arrangement and associated transactions and has neither approved nor disapproved of the contents of this press release.

Cautionary and Forward-Looking Statements:

THIS PRESS RELEASE, PROVIDED PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE CANADIAN REQUIREMENTS, IS NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES, AND DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN OFFER OF THE SECURITIES DESCRIBED HEREIN. THESE SECURITIES HAVE NOT BEEN REGISTERED UNDER THE UNITED STATES SECURITIES ACT OF 1933, AS AMENDED, OR ANY STATE SECURITIES LAWS, AND MAY NOT BE OFFERED OR SOLD IN THE UNITED STATES OR TO U.S. PERSONS ABSENT REGISTRATION OR APPLICABLE EXEMPTION FROM REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS.

Contact Information

  • Technical Ventures RX Corp.
    David Wood
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    (604) 720-7307