1319735 B.C. LTD. COMPLETES SHARE CONSOLIDATION
January 14, 2022
TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA, January 14, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ -- 1319735 B.C. Ltd. (the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Company completed a share consolidation (the "Consolidation") of its common shares (the "Shares") by exchanging one (1) new post-Consolidation Share for every three million two hundred sixty seven thousand nine hundred and seventy three (3,267,973) pre-Consolidation Shares as authorized by a resolution passed by the board of directors of the Company (the "Resolution") effective January 13, 2022 (the "Effective Date") in accordance to the Company's Articles of Incorporation. No fractional shares will be issued as a result of the Consolidation. Shareholders who end up with a fractional interest in the Shares following the Consolidation (i.e. those who hold less than 3,267,973 pre-Consolidation Shares) will receive C$0.000306 in cash (the “Cash Consideration”) for each pre-Consolidation Share held and will cease to own any fractional interests in the Shares. The Resolution further authorized, pursuant to Section 238(g) of the British Columbia Business Corporations Act (the "BCBCA"), the shareholders to exercise dissent rights in respect of the Consolidation, in the manner described in Sections 237 to 247 of the BCBCA.
Effective January 13, 2022 the post-Consolidation Shares have been assigned new CUSIP/ISIN numbers: (68250N202/CA68250N2023).
A letter of transmittal will be sent by mail to shareholders entitled to receive Cash Consideration only and may only be used by registered holders (the "Registered Shareholders") of the Company's Shares and is not to be used by beneficial holders of the Shares who are not Registered Shareholders (the “Beneficial Shareholders”). A Beneficial Shareholder who does not hold the Shares registered in their name but are held by an intermediary or clearing agency such as CDS. Beneficial Shareholders must contact their intermediary for instructions and assistance in delivering the certificates representing their Shares and receiving the Cash Consideration for such Shares.
The Consolidation constitutes a "business combination" within the meaning of Multilateral Instrument 61-101 - Protection of Minority Security Holders in Special Transactions ("MI 61-101"). In its consideration and approval of the Consolidation, the board of directors of the Company determined that the Consolidation will be exempt from the formal valuation and minority approval requirements of MI 61-101 on the basis of the exemptions in Sections 5.5(b) and 5.7(g) of MI 61-101.
On behalf of the Board of Directors
Chief Financial Officer & Director
T: 416 481 2222
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