Cobalt 27 announces partial exercise of Over-Allotment Option
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Toronto, Ontario. June 29, 2017 – Cobalt 27 Capital Corp. (TSX.V – KBLT) (the “Company” or “Cobalt 27”) is pleased to announce that the underwriters of the Company’s recent $200 million public offering (the “Offering”), which closed on June 23, 2017, have exercised a portion of the over-allotment option granted by the Company to the underwriters in connection with the Offering. As a result of this exercise, the Company has issued an additional 700,000 common shares at a price of $9.00 per share, for additional gross proceeds to Cobalt 27 of $6,300,000. Closing of the partial exercise of the over-allotment option was completed today. Please also see the Company’s news release dated June 23, 2017 for further details regarding the previously announced closing of the Offering.
The Offering was completed through a syndicate of underwriters led by Scotia Capital Inc., Canaccord Genuity Corp., and TD Securities Inc. and includes BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc., GMP Securities L.P., Haywood Securities Inc., Cormark Securities Inc., Eight Capital, PI Financial Corp., Sprott Private Wealth Inc. and Numis Securities Inc.
About Cobalt 27 Capital Corp.
Cobalt 27 Capital Corp. is a minerals company that offers pure-play exposure to cobalt, an integral element in key technologies of the electric vehicle and battery energy storage markets. The Company intends to acquire and hold physical cobalt, as well as manage and grow a cobalt-focused portfolio of streams, royalties and direct interests in mineral properties containing cobalt.
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