July 26, 2019, Vancouver, British Columbia: NatureBank Asset Management Inc. (the “Company”) (TSX-V: COO, Frankfurt: 9EA) would like to announce it has issued 9,121,603 common shares at a deemed price of $0.10 per common share to satisfy an outstanding debt of CDN $912,160 to a long term debtholder.As announced in a press release dated July 9, 2019, under the terms of the shares for debt agreement (the “Agreement”), the Company has, effective July 22, converted 50% of the outstanding debt owed to the debtholder. This debt settlement plan involves both the debt conversion component and a cash consideration for the remaining 50% of the debt left outstanding following the debt conversion.
NatureBank is pleased to report that it has also completed two of the three initial cash payments owed to the debtholder. The first payment due under the terms of the Agreement for $221,400 and a second payment of $234,680 have been fulfilled. A third cash payment for $221,400 will be completed by August 24, 2019, which will leave approximately $234,000 of cash debt outstanding. This remaining amount will be paid in two tranches of approximately $117,000 each (plus accrued interest), by July 22, 2020, and July 22, 2021.
All common shares issued in connection with this Agreement are subject to a four-month statutory hold period. The issuance of shares resulting from this debt conversion did not create a new control person in the Company. This transaction has received final approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.
NatureBank Asset Management Inc.
NatureBank specializes in advisory, technology and project investment services applied to sustainable commodities and ecological assets, with a primary focus on carbon. We provide our customers with a multidisciplinary approach to managing risk, enhancing asset performance and securing commercial returns. While managing climate change risk, we improve livelihoods and sustainability in project regions. Through our advisory services team and our subsidiary company, Offsetters, we help organizations understand, reduce and offset their climate impact. With offices in Vancouver, British Columbia; and Portland, Oregon; our team has a global reach. We have worked with over 200 leading business organizations including Aimia, Vancity, lululemon athletica, Catalyst Paper, Harbour Air, HSE – Entega, and Shell Canada Limited. NatureBank is publicly listed company on the Toronto Venture Exchange (TSX-V:COO) and in Frankfurt:9EA. Please visit us at www.NatureBank.com.
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NatureBank Asset Management Inc.
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