Victoria, British Columbia—Plurilock Security Inc. (TSXV: PLUR) (OTCQB: PLCKF) (“Plurilock” or the “Company”), an innovative cybersecurity company that provides frictionless and continuous authentication, announces today the closing of its previously announced non-brokered private placement consisting of the issuance of 7,914,732 units (“Units”) at a subscription price of $0.45 per Unit, for aggregate gross proceeds to the Company of approximately $3.56 million.
Each Unit consists of one common share of the Company (each, a “Common Share”) and one-half of one common share purchase warrant (each whole warrant, a “Warrant”). Each Warrant entitles the holder thereof to acquire, on payment of C$0.65 to the Company, one Common Share, subject to adjustment in certain circumstances, until February 17, 2023.
The Company intends to use the net proceeds of the Offering for general corporate requirements to further pursue its growth initiatives.
The securities issued pursuant to the Offering are subject to a hold period of four months and one day, expiring June 18, 2021.
In connection with the Offering, the Company paid certain eligible persons (each, a “Finder”): (i) a cash commission in the aggregate of approximately $163,688; and (ii) an aggregate of 363,751 broker warrants (each, a “Broker Warrant”). Each Broker Warrant is exercisable into Common Shares at a price of $0.45 per Common Share unit until February 17, 2023.
Second Non-Brokered Private Placement
Due to strong investor demand, the Company announces today that it will be conducting a follow-up non-brokered private placement of units of the Company (the “$0.48 Units”) at a price of C$0.48 per $0.48 Unit for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately C$1,500,000 (the “$0.48 Offering”).
Each $0.48 Unit will consist of one Common Share and one-half of one common share purchase warrant (each whole warrant, a “$0.65 Warrant”). Each $0.65 Warrant will entitle the holder thereof to acquire, on payment of C$0.65 to the Company, one Common Share, subject to adjustment in certain circumstances, for a period of 24 months from the closing date.
The $0.48 Offering is expected to close on or about February 25th, 2021.
The securities issued pursuant to the $0.48 Offering will be subject to a four-month hold period from the closing date. Completion of the $0.48 Offering remains subject to the receipt of all necessary regulatory approvals, including the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.
The Company intends to use the net proceeds of the $0.48 Offering for general corporate requirements to further pursue its growth initiatives.
“We are pleased to have received such strong investor demand for our financing, which was upsized and oversubscribed from our previously announced target of $2.5 million,” said Ian L. Paterson, CEO of Plurilock Security Inc. “As an emerging North American cybersecurity player, our team is eagerly looking forward to implementing our M&A strategy and other growth initiatives in 2021. As a result, we are pleased to accommodate a portion of the excess demand with a follow-on financing on substantially similar terms of the original financing.”
Plurilock is an innovative, identity-centric cybersecurity company that reduces or eliminates the need for passwords, extra authentication steps, and cumbersome authentication devices. Plurilock’s software leverages state-of-the-art behavioral-biometric, environmental, and contextual technologies to provide invisible, adaptive, and risk-based authentication solutions with the lowest possible cost and complexity. Plurilock enables organizations to compute safely-and with peace of mind.
For more information, visit https://www.plurilock.com or contact:
Ian L. Paterson
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
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