TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 5, 2014) - YANGAROO Inc. (TSX VENTURE:YOO)(OTCBB:YOOIF), the industry's leading secure digital media distribution company, is pleased to announce, subject to regulatory approvals, a brokered private placement (the "Private Placement") to raise a minimum of $1,500,000 (the "Minimum Amount") and up to $3,000,000 through the issuance of a minimum of 5,000,000 and up to 10,000,000 common shares ("Shares") at a price of $0.30 per Share.
The proceeds of the Private Placement (the "Proceeds") will be used primarily for the retirement of the entire outstanding indebtedness of YANGAROO under previously issued debentures (the "Debentures"). The outstanding principal and accrued interest as calculated on the Final Closing Date will be $2,320,687.94. The balance of the Proceeds will be used for working capital and focused on accelerating growth in the advertising division.
The Private Placement is expected to close in two stages, with the final closing date anticipated to be May 23rd, 2014 (the "Final Closing Date"). The initial closing will occur on or about the date on which the Minimum Amount has been raised, or as otherwise determined by the Board of Directors of YANGAROO. YANGAROO has received expressed interest from potential subscribers in the event of a private placement amounting to between $2,100,000 and $2,300,000.
YANGAROO has engaged Global Maxfin Capital Inc. (the "Agent") to act as lead agent in connection with the Private Placement. YANGAROO will pay to the Agent, and any and all sub-agents and/or finders, a total of 7% cash compensation and 7% in compensation options (the "Compensation Options"), based on that portion of the Proceeds raised by the Agent, sub-agent and/or finders, the Compensation Options entitling the holder to subscribe for common shares of the corporation on the same terms as the Private Placement, being $0.30 per Share, for a period of 24 months from closing.
All the securities issuable will be subject to a four-month hold period from the date of issuance. The Private Placement is subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.
YANGAROO is a company dedicated to digital media management. YANGAROO's patented Digital Media Distribution System (DMDS) is a leading secure B2B digital cloud based solution focused on the music and advertising industries. The DMDS solution provides more accountable, effective, and far less costly digital management of broadcast quality media via the Internet. It replaces the physical, satellite and closed network distribution and management of audio and video content, for music, music videos, and advertising to television, radio, media, retailers, and other authorized recipients. The YANGAROO Awards platform is now the industry standard and powers most of North America's major awards shows.
YANGAROO has offices in Toronto, New York, and Los Angeles. YANGAROO trades on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX-V) under the symbol YOO and in the U.S. under OTCBB: YOOIF. For further information, please contact Gary Moss at 416-534-0607 ext.111 or visit www.yangaroo.com.
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