VANCOUVER, BC – Canada Energy Partners Inc. (NEX: CE.H) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has completed the first closing of its previously announced private placement of units for gross aggregate proceeds of $227,500. The units were issued at $0.05 and consist of a common share and a share purchase warrant entitling the holder to acquire an additional common share at an exercise price of $0.15 for a period of 12 months. The Company paid finder’s fees to eligible arm’s length parties in the aggregate amount of $13,800 representing 8% of the subscriptions secured by the finders and also issued and aggregate of 276,000 finder’s warrants. The securities issued under the first closing of units are subject to a 4 month hold period in accordance with applicable securities laws.
The securities being offered under the private placement have not been, nor will they be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or state securities laws and may not be offered or sold within the United States or to, or for the account or benefit of, U.S. persons absent U.S. federal and state registration or an applicable exemption from the U.S. registration requirements. This release does not constitute an offer for sale of securities in the United States.
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This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of applicable securities laws. Forward-looking statements are frequently characterized by words such as “plan”, “expect”, “project”, “intend”, “believe”, “anticipate”, “estimate” and other similar words or statements that certain events or conditions “may” or “will” occur, including, without limitation, estimated revenues. Forward-looking statements in this press release include statements about the anticipated filing deadline for the Annual Filings. Forward-looking statements are subject to a variety of risks and uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual events or results to differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements. These factors include, without limitation, the failure to file the Annual Filings by the anticipated date. Readers are cautioned that reliance on such information may not be appropriate for other purposes. The forward-looking statements contained in this press release are made as of the date hereof, and the Company undertakes no obligation to update publicly or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, unless so required by law.