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TITAN MEDICAL INC. ANNOUNCES
MARKETED OFFERING OF UNITS
Toronto, ON June 9, 2017 Titan Medical Inc. (Titan or the Company) (TSX: TMD) (OTCQB: TITXF) announced today that it has filed a preliminary short form prospectus in connection with a proposed marketed offering of units of the Company (the Units) for minimum gross proceeds of US$8,600,000 and maximum gross proceeds of US$17,300,000 (the Offering). Each Unit will be comprised of common shares of the Company (Common Shares) and Common Share purchase warrants (each full warrant a Warrant, and together with the Units and Common Shares the Securities). The Offering will be undertaken on a best efforts agency basis in the provinces of Ontario, British Columbia and Alberta pursuant to the Companys preliminary short form prospectus dated June 8, 2017 (the Preliminary Prospectus), filed with securities regulators in Ontario, British Columbia and Alberta, and may be undertaken in the United States pursuant to exemptions from the registration requirements of the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state laws.
Bloom Burton Securities Inc. is the sole agent for the Offering in Canada (the Canadian Agent). The Securities may also be offered for sale in the United States through United States registered broker-dealers, Maxim Group LLC, and WallachBeth Capital LLC (together with the Canadian Agent, the Agents) through an exempt private placement. The number of Units to be distributed, the price of each Unit and the exercise price and term of each Warrant will be determined by negotiation between the Company and the Agents in the context of the market.
The Company will apply to list the Common Shares on the Toronto Stock Exchange (the TSX). The Offering is subject to a number of conditions, including, without limitation, receipt of all regulatory approvals and approval of the TSX. The net proceeds of the Offering will be used to fund continued development work in connection with the Companys SPORT Surgical System, as well as for working capital and other general corporate purposes. Further details are disclosed in the Preliminary Prospectus, available at www.sedar.com.
About Titan Medical Inc.
Titan Medical Inc. is a Canadian public company focused on research and development through to the planned commercialization of computer-assisted robotic surgical technologies for application in minimally invasive surgery (MIS). The Company is currently developing the SPORT Surgical System, a single-port robotic surgical system. The SPORT Surgical System is comprised of a surgeon-controlled patient cart that includes a 3D high definition vision system and multi-articulating instruments for performing MIS procedures, and a surgeon workstation that provides the surgeon with an advanced ergonomic interface to the patient cart and a 3D endoscopic view inside the patients body during MIS procedures. With the SPORT Surgical System, the Company aims to pursue a broad set of surgical indications, including general abdominal, gynecologic and urologic procedures.
For more information, please visit the Companys website at www.titanmedicalinc.com.
This news release contains forward-looking statements which reflect the current expectations of management of the Companys future growth, results of operations, performance and business prospects and opportunities. Wherever possible, words such as may, would, could, will, anticipate, believe, plan, expect, intend, estimate, potential for and similar expressions have been used to identify these forward-looking statements. These statements, including statements with respect to the use of the net proceeds of the Offering and the anticipated listing of the Common Shares on the TSX, reflect managements current beliefs with respect to future events and are based on information currently available to management. Forward-looking statements involve significant risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Many factors could cause the Companys actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements that may be expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements, including, without limitation, those listed in the Risk Factors section of the Companys Annual Information Form dated March 31, 2017 (which may be viewed at www.sedar.com). Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should assumptions underlying the forward looking statements prove incorrect, actual results, performance, or achievements may vary materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements contained in this news release. These factors should be considered carefully, and prospective investors should not place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements. Although the forward-looking statements contained in the news release are based upon what management currently believes to be reasonable assumptions, the Company cannot assure prospective investors that actual results, performance or achievements will be consistent with these forward-looking statements.
U.S. Securities Law Caution
The securities described herein have not been, and will not be, registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the U.S. Securities Act), or any state securities laws, and accordingly, may not be offered or sold to, or for the account or benefit of, persons in the United States or U.S. persons, as such term is defined in Regulation S promulgated under the U.S. Securities Act (U.S. Persons), except in compliance with the registration requirements of the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities requirements or pursuant to exemptions therefrom. This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any of the Companys securities to, or for the account or benefit of, persons in the United States or U.S. Persons.
Neither TSX nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
LHA Investor Relations
Kim Sutton Golodetz
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