SOURCE: Titan Medical Inc.

Titan Medical Inc.

November 03, 2015 18:35 ET

Titan Medical Inc. Announces Public Financing

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 03, 2015) -

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Titan Medical Inc. ("Titan" or the "Company") (TSX: TMD) (OTCQX: TITXF) has announced that it intends to commence an offering of units (the "Units"), each Unit to consist of one common share and a partial or whole common share purchase warrant of the Company, by way of a prospectus supplement (the "Prospectus Supplement") to the Company's base shelf prospectus dated August 18, 2015 (together with the Prospectus Supplement, the "Prospectus"), to be filed with securities regulators in Ontario, British Columbia and Alberta and on a private placement basis in the United States, on a fully marketed "best efforts" basis, with the pricing and terms of the offering to be determined in the context of the market (together, the "Offering").

The Company has engaged a U.S. placement agent as its sole agent for the Offering in the United States and Octagon Capital Corporation to serve as lead agent and sole book-runner in connection with the Offering in Canada.

The Offering is subject to a number of conditions, including, without limitation, receipt of all regulatory approvals. The Units will be qualified for distribution in Ontario, British Columbia and Alberta pursuant to the Prospectus. The net proceeds of the Offering will be used for ongoing development and commercialization of robotic surgical technologies and general working capital requirements.

About Titan Medical Inc.

Titan Medical Inc. is a Canadian public company focused on the design and development of a robotic surgical system for application in minimally invasive surgery ("MIS"). The Company's Single Port Orifice Robotic Technology, SPORT™ Surgical System, currently under development, is comprised of a surgeon-controlled robotic platform that includes a 3D vision system and interactive instruments for performing MIS procedures, and a surgeon workstation that provides the surgeon with an interface to the robotic platform for controlling the interactive instruments and providing a 3D endoscopic view of inside a patient's body during MIS procedures. The SPORT™ Surgical System is being designed to expand robotic surgery into both simple and complex areas of surgical specialties and procedures that are currently under-serviced. It is also being designed to allow surgeons to perform procedures within small- to medium-size surgical spaces for general abdominal, gynecologic, and urologic indications. For more information, visit the Company's website at www.titanmedicalinc.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

This news release contains "forward-looking statements" which reflect the current expectations of management of the Company's future growth, results of operations, performance and business prospects and opportunities. Wherever possible, words such as "may", "would", "could", "will", "anticipate", "believe", "plan", "expect", "intend", "estimate", "potential for" and similar expressions have been used to identify these forward-looking statements. These statements reflect management's current beliefs with respect to future events and are based on information currently available to management. Forward-looking statements involve significant risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Many factors could cause the Company's actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements that may be expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements, including, without limitation, those listed in the "Risk Factors" section of the Company's Annual Information Form dated March 31, 2015 (which may be viewed at www.sedar.com). Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should assumptions underlying the forward looking statements prove incorrect, actual results, performance or achievements may vary materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements contained in this news release. These factors should be considered carefully and prospective investors should not place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements. Although the forward-looking statements contained in the news release are based upon what management currently believes to be reasonable assumptions, the Company cannot assure prospective investors that actual results, performance or achievements will be consistent with these forward-looking statements.

Neither TSX nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

The securities offered in the private placement have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), or any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from registration requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state laws.

This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy the securities described herein.

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