The Green Organic Dutchman Announces an Increase to the Previously Announced Bought Deal Financing
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Toronto, ON, December 2, 2019 ‐ The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (the “Company” or “TGOD”) (TSX:TGOD) (US:TGODF) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an amending agreement with Canaccord Genuity Corp. (the "Underwriter") to increase the size of its previously announced bought deal financing. Pursuant to the revised terms of the offering, the Underwriter has agreed to purchase, on a bought deal basis, an aggregate of 32,000,000 units (the "Units") at a price of C$0.75 per Unit (the "Offering Price") for aggregate gross proceeds to TGOD of $24,000,000 (the "Offering").
Each Unit will consist of one common share of the Company (a "Common Share") and one-half of one Common Share purchase warrant (each whole Common Share purchase warrant, a "Warrant"). Each Warrant will be exercisable to acquire one Common Share (a "Warrant Share") for a period of 36 months following the closing of the Offering (the "Closing") at an exercise price of C$1.00 per Warrant Share.
The Company has granted the Underwriter an option (the “Over-Allotment Option”) to purchase up to an additional 4,800,000 Units at a price of C$0.75 per Unit, exercisable at any time, for a period of 30 days after and including the Closing Date, which, if exercised, would result in additional gross proceeds of $3,600,000. The Over-Allotment Option is exercisable to acquire Units and/or Warrants (or any combination thereof) at the discretion of the Underwriter.
The Units will be offered by way of a short form prospectus to be filed in all provinces of Canada except Quebec. The Offering is expected to close on December 17, 2019 and is subject to certain conditions including, but not limited to, the receipt of all necessary regulatory and stock exchange approvals, including the approval of the TSX and the applicable securities regulatory authorities.
The Company will use best efforts to obtain the necessary approvals to list the Common Shares and the Common Shares issuable upon exercise of the Warrants on the Toronto Stock Exchange (“TSX”).
About The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd.
The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (TSX: TGOD) (US‐OTC: TGODF) is a premium certified organic cannabis company focused on the health and wellness market. Its certified‐organic cannabis is grown in living soil, as nature intended. The Company is committed to cultivating a better tomorrow by producing its products responsibly, with less waste and impact on the environment. Its two Canadian facilities are being built to LEED certification standards and its products are sold in recyclable packaging. In Canada, TGOD plans to expand its product portfolio by launching a series of next‐generation cannabis products such as organic teas, infusers and vapes. Through its European subsidiary, HemPoland, the Company also distributes premium hemp CBD oil in Europe. By leveraging science and technology, TGOD harnesses the power of nature from seed to sale.
TGOD's Common Shares and warrants issued under the indenture dated November 1, 2017 trade on the TSX under the symbol "TGOD" and "TGOD.WT", respectively. For more information on The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd., please visit www.tgod.ca.
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