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VANCOUVER, CANADA, April 30, 2018 – Legend Power Systems Inc. (TSXV:LPS) (“Legend Power” or the “Company”), a global leader in voltage reduction and management technology, is pleased to announce that the syndicate of underwriters led by GMP Securities L.P. and including Canaccord Genuity Corp. and Haywood Securities Inc. (collectively, the “Underwriters”) has exercised the over-allotment option granted to the Underwriters in connection with the Company’s previously announced public offering of common shares (the “Offering”) which closed on April 6, 2018. As a result, the Company has issued an additional 656,000 common shares of the Company (“Shares”) at a price of $0.80 per Share (the “Offering Price”), for additional gross proceeds of $524,800 upon closing of the exercise of the over-allotment option. The Company paid a cash commission to the Underwriters equal to 6% of the gross proceeds of the over-allotment portion of the Offering and issued 39,360 warrants to the Underwriters (the “Broker Warrants”) in connection therewith. Each Broker Warrant entitles the holder to purchase one Share at the Offering Price for a period expiring April 30, 2020.
The net proceeds of the Offering will be used to fuel growth initiatives including, but not limited to, the following:
- Expansion to additional US sales regions;
- Joint venture and marketing initiatives;
- The creation of an internally financed shared-energy savings program with potential for recurring revenue streams;
- Working capital for increased sales and inventory levels; and
- Product enhancement and line extensions.
About Legend Power Systems Inc.
Legend Power Systems Inc. (www.legendpower.com) is changing the way buildings around the world use power. The Company’s patented and proprietary technology reduces overvoltage, a natural condition present in power grids around the world. Overvoltage inflates energy costs, damages electrical equipment, and increases the negative impact a building has on the environment. Legend’s utility-proven Harmonizer improves the power efficiency of an entire building to reduce total energy consumption and power costs, while maximizing equipment life. The solution provides customers risk free energy savings, improves the value of their physical assets, and enhances their sustainability efforts. As an application with demand side benefits, Legend is also a key contributor toward utility conservation goals. In 2015 Legend was recognized as the top performing cleantech company on the TSX Venture Exchange.
For further information, please contact:
Randy Buchamer, CEO and President
+ 1 778 945 1501
Sean Peasgood, Investor Relations
+ 1 416 565 2805
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