Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - December 7, 2017) - VITALHUB CORP. (TSXV: VHI) (the "Company" or "Vitalhub"), is pleased to announce that it has completed the previously announced brokered private placement of $2,219,000 aggregate principal amount of unsecured debentures of the Company (the "Debentures") at a price of $100 per Debenture (the "Offering"). Purchasers of Debentures also received common shares of the Company ("Bonus Shares") equal to 20% of the face value of the Debentures such purchaser subscribed for, divided by $0.15, for a total issuance of 2,951,270 Bonus Shares to purchasers of Debentures.
The Debentures bear interest from the date of issue at 12.0% per annum, payable semi-annually in arrears. The Debentures will mature on December 7, 2020, three years after the date of issue (the "Maturity Date").
Beginning one year after the date of issue, the Company has the right to redeem the Debentures then outstanding, in whole or in part, at a premium of 5% to the face value of the Debentures.
Industrial Alliance Securities Inc. (the "Agent"), acting as the agent on behalf of Company, received a cash commission of $153,405, equal to 7.5% of the gross proceeds of the Offering, except for such proceeds derived from subscriptions referred directly by the Corporation (the "President's List") for which the commission payable was equal to 1.5%. The Agent also received 1,022,700 compensation options ("Agent Options") equal to 7.5% of that number of common shares of the Company that would be issued if the principal amount of Debentures issued pursuant to the Offering converted into common shares at a price per share of $0.15, except for those Debentures issued to the President's List for which the percentage is 1.5%. Each Agent Option is exercisable into one common share of the Company at a price per share of $0.18 for a period of 24 months from the date of issue. The Agent was also paid a work fee equal to $20,000.
The Company intends to use the net proceeds of the Offering for general working capital purposes.
All securities issued in connection with the Offering, which includes certain insider participation, are subject to a four month hold period expiring April 8, 2018.
Vitalhub delivers an innovative platform for the creation of mobile health applications that increases productivity within healthcare settings. The Vitalhub platform provides the ability to integrate existing individual healthcare applications while maintaining the control, security and privacy essential in healthcare. Vitalhub's applications are focused on the fast-growing mental health and long term care markets and the company plans to strategically acquire and grow business in these areas. Currently over 50 healthcare institutions across Canada use products from Vitalhub and its subsidiaries.
Vitalhub is based in Toronto, ON, and publicly traded on the TSX Venture Exchange: VHI
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