HIGHBURY PROJECTS ENTERS INTO DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT TO COMPLETE BUSINESS COMBINATION WITH INTERFIELD

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VANCOUVER, BC, Aug. 31, 2022 /CNW/ – Highbury Initiatives Inc. (“Highbury” or the “Firm“) is happy to announce that additional to its press launch dated March 7, 2022 saying the letter of intent entered into with Interfield Options Ltd. (“Interfield“), an organization current beneath the legal guidelines of the Republic of Seychelles, the Firm has entered right into a binding share alternate settlement efficient on August 25, 2022, with Interfield and the shareholders of Interfield (the “Settlement“) in reference to the proposed arm’s size reverse-takeover transaction of Highbury by Interfield (the “Transaction“), whereby Interfield and all of its subsidiaries and associates will develop into instantly or not directly wholly-owned subsidiaries of the Firm (upon completion of the Transaction, known as the “Ensuing Issuer“); the Ensuing Issuer’s enterprise will likely be of the know-how trade.

Concurrent with the completion of the Transaction, the events intend to file an software with the TSX Enterprise Trade (“TSX-V“) to delist the frequent shares of Highbury (the “Highbury Shares“) and apply for the Ensuing Issuer to be listed onto the NEO Trade (“NEO“). Completion of the itemizing of the frequent shares of the Ensuing Issuer (the “Ensuing Issuer Shares“) on the NEO is topic to the Firm’s delisting software being authorized by the shareholders of the Firm and accepted by the TSX-V and the Ensuing Issuer receiving ultimate approval for itemizing from the NEO.

Along with the aforementioned approvals, the completion of the Transaction is topic to the satisfaction of varied situations which are customary for a transaction of this nature, together with however not restricted to: (i) the completion of a non-brokered concurrent financing for gross proceeds of a minimal of US$2,000,000 (the “Non-public Placement“) by the issuance of subscription receipts of Interfield (the “Subscription Receipts“); (ii) the approval by the administrators of Highbury and Interfield of the Transaction and the issues associated therein; and (iii) the receipt of all requisite regulatory or governmental authorizations and consents.

Topic to the satisfaction or waiver of the situations precedent referred to herein and within the Settlement, Highbury and Interfield anticipate that the Transaction will likely be accomplished no later than October 14, 2022. There could be no assurance that the Transaction or Non-public Placement will likely be accomplished on the phrases proposed above or in any respect.

Buying and selling within the Highbury Shares is presently halted in accordance with the insurance policies of the TSX-V and can stay halted buying and selling of the Ensuing Issuer Shares resumes on the NEO.

The Transaction

Pursuant to the Settlement, the Firm will problem 250,000,000 Highbury Shares in alternate for 1,137,084 peculiar shares of Interfield (the “Interfield Shares“), representing the entire issued and excellent Interfield Shares at a deemed value of $76.95 per Interfield Share, for mixture deemed consideration of $87,500,000. As well as, every excellent warrant of Interfield (together with such warrants issued as a part of the Non-public Placement) will likely be exchanged for warrants of the Ensuing Issuer with the conversion phrases as specified within the Settlement.

In accordance with the phrases and situations of the Settlement, concurrent with the closing of the Transaction, the Firm will impact a share break up (the “Break up“) on the idea of three.44 post-Break up Highbury Shares for each pre-Break up Highbury Share. As well as, instantly after the cut-off date, the Ensuing Issuer will impact a share consolidation (the “Consolidation“) on the idea of two.86 pre-Consolidation Ensuing Issuer Shares for every post-Consolidation Ensuing Issuer Share.

Upon the completion of the Transaction, the Ensuing Issuer will assume sole possession of the share capital of Interfield. The Ensuing Issuer will personal 100% of Interfield and the previous holders of the Interfield Shares will develop into shareholders of the Ensuing Issuer. The first enterprise of the Ensuing Issuer will then develop into that of the enterprise of Interfield. The Ensuing Issuer will change its identify to “Interfield Options (Holdings) Inc.” and could have its head workplace situated at 910, The Sure Enterprise Centre, Al Barsha 1, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, P.O. Field 78020 and its registered workplace will likely be situated at Royal Centre, 1055 W Georgia St #1500, Vancouver, BC V6E 4N7.

A finder’s price within the quantity of as much as 5% of the consideration being paid in reference to the Transaction will likely be payable in Ensuing Issuer Shares to a sure arm’s size social gathering upon closing of the Transaction. As well as, the Firm shall additionally problem to such social gathering that variety of frequent share buy warrants every exercisable at a value of US$64 for a interval of twenty-four (24) months from the itemizing of the Ensuing Issuer equal to the variety of Ensuing Issuer Shares paid.

The Non-public Placement

Along side the Transaction, Interfield intends to finish a non-brokered concurrent Non-public Placement for mixture gross proceeds of a minimal of US$2,000,000 as much as a most of US$3,000,000, by the providing of Subscription Receipts at a value of US$49 per Subscription Receipt. Interfield intends to make use of the web proceeds from the Non-public Placement for ongoing operations, working capital, and common company functions. 

In reference to proceeds raised from the Non-public Placement, Interfield shall pay eligible arm’s size finders a money price equal to 7% of the mixture worth of Subscription Receipts offered pursuant to the Non-public Placement in respect of subscriptions referred to Interfield or instantly sourced by the finder and issued on the cut-off date of the Non-public Placement. As well as, the Firm shall additionally problem to every finder that variety of frequent share buy warrants every exercisable at a value of US$64 for a interval of twenty-four (24) months from the itemizing of the Ensuing Issuer equal to 7% of the variety of Subscription Receipts referred to or instantly sourced by the finder to Interfield in reference to the Non-public Placement.

The Non-public Placement shall be accomplished on such date to be decided between Interfield and Highbury and is a situation precedent to closing the Transaction.

Interfield Monetary Info

Set forth under is for certain monetary info from Interfield’s monetary statements.


Unaudited Six
Months Ended
30-Jun-22 (USD$)

Audited Fiscal
Yr Ended 31-
Dec-21 (USD$)

Income

134,600

71,600

Belongings

811,812

1,577,041

Liabilities

8,765,381

8,937,061

Web Revenue (Loss)

(588,551)

(1,065,982)

Administrators and Officers of the Ensuing Issuer

Upon completion of the Transaction, it’s anticipated that the board of administrators of the Ensuing Issuer will include seven nominees: Harold Hemmerich, Steele Hemmerich, Edward Farrauto, Crae Garrett, Jeffrey Parsons, Sophia Shane and Mark Sarssam. The structure of the Ensuing Issuer’s senior administration is anticipated to incorporate: Harold Hemmerich as Chief Government Officer, Steele Hemmerich as President, Danny Lee as Chief Monetary Officer, Dain Hemmerich as Chief Working Officer, Saagar Laxman as Chief Know-how Officer, and Danny Lee as Company Secretary. Biographies of the proposed administrators and officers of the Ensuing Issuer are offered under.

Harold Hemmerich (Dubai, U.A.E.), Chairman, Chief Government Officer and Director

Harold Hemmerich holds a Bachelor of Science-Biochemistry from the College of British Columbia and a Masters of Administration from Western Washington College. He has over 30 years of expertise within the pure sources trade, primarily in oil, fuel and mining. Mr. Hemmerich has served as a senior officer at quite a few worldwide companies and has performed a vital position within the improvement of a number of new know-how and power firms. Mr. Hemmerich is presently the Chairman and Chief Government Officer of Leaderstar Options Company, Desk High Minerals DMCC, Starrunner Company and Chief Star Equipment Rental LLC.

Steele Hemmerich (Dubai, U.A.E.), President and Director

Steele Hemmerich holds a Bachelor of Enterprise Administration from Middlesex College. He has over 16 years of worldwide expertise in a wide range of industries together with oil and fuel, mining, info know-how, finance, development, retail and logistics. His obligations have included operations, gross sales, advertising, finance and advisory. Mr. Hemmerich is taken into account as an skilled advisor in issues relating to financings, partnerships, mergers and acquisitions. He presently serves as a director and President of Leaderstar Options Company and an Government for each Desk High Minerals DMCC and Chief Star Equipment Rental LLC.

Edward Farrauto (B.C., Canada), Director

Edward Farrauto has 28 years of expertise working in public firms within the capability of Chief Monetary Officer and Director. Extra particularly, Mr. Farrauto has led and coordinated the compliance and regulatory operations of quite a few public firms. He has been accountable for overseeing personal placement financings, prospectus filings, reverse takeovers and merger and acquisition transactions. Mr. Farrauto has raised over $685 million in fairness and debt financings for private and non-private entities together with $100 million for Calibre Mining Corp., $150 million for Terrane Metals Corp. and $105 million for Calibre Mining Corp. Mr. Farrauto is presently a director of Calibre Mining Corp., a director of Newcore Gold Ltd. and a director of Edgewater Exploration Ltd.

Crae Garrett (Alberta, Canada), Managing Director

Crae Garret holds a Bachelor of Enterprise Science (honours) and a Bachelor of Legal guidelines from the College of Cape City. He has practically 30 years of expertise as a lawyer and funding banker with in depth data within the authorized and mining sectors. Mr. Garrett is presently the Managing Director of Leaderstar Options Company. As well as, Mr. Garrett is a Board Member and Member of the Government Committee of Alternative Worldwide Canada.  Previous to Could 2019, Mr. Garrett was a Companion and the Head of Power for Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP.

Danny Lee (B.C., Canada), Chief Monetary Officer and Company Secretary

Danny Lee is a finance skilled with a Bachelor of Commerce (with a significant in Accounting) from the College of British Columbia. Mr. Lee additionally obtained a Chartered Accountant designation in 1993 from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia. He’s skilled in strategic planning, worldwide tax buildings and public firm reporting.  Mr. Lee has in depth public market expertise and has been concerned in varied mergers and acquisition transactions. He’s presently the Chief Monetary Officer of Newcore Gold Ltd. and Genix Prescribed drugs Corp. He’s additionally a director of Edgewater Exploration Ltd.

Sophia Shane (B.C., Canada), Director

Sophia Shane has been employed by the Lundin Group (Namdo Administration Providers Ltd.) since June 1996 and has been concerned in all areas of investor relations and company improvement. Ms. Shane began her profession at Odlum Brown Restricted in 1986 as a licensed dealer. Ms. Shane is a Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute and a member of the Canadian Investor Relations Institute, and is presently a director of two TSX-V listed issuers.

Mark Sarssam (Dubai, U.A.E.), Director

Mark Sarssam is an exploration and manufacturing skilled with a Masters of Engineering (honours) from Imperial Faculty in London. Mr. Sarssam has over 30 years of broad worldwide expertise, 18 years of which primarily based within the Center East, working with nationwide oil firms, main operators and independents. Mr. Sarssam has in depth experience in oil and fuel asset analysis, exploration, discipline improvement and portfolio administration and staff management. As well as, Mr. Sarssam is skilled with each exploration and improvement tasks in addition to mission identification by technical and industrial due diligence, financial analysis and sensitivity evaluation, mission funding, negotiation of agreements, deal execution and onwards. Mr. Sarssam is presently the Enterprise Improvement Supervisor and Exploration Supervisor of Sharjah Nationwide Oil Company.

Jeffrey Parsons (Quebec, Canada), Director

Jeffrey Parsons has over 25 years of worldwide enterprise expertise acquired by presidency, operations and market improvement positions.  Mr. Parsons performed a vital position in growing and creating a number of know-how companies from fee techniques, journey applied sciences, on-line commerce, bidding and marketplaces, on-line search and advertising platforms.  Since January 2014, he has been an advisor and board member to a number of know-how firms together with WishController Inc., Proximity Inc., eHealthinMothion, and Stratec World Inc. Mr. Parsons held the Managing Director of AsWeMove Group from January 2017 to January 2020.

Dain Hemmerich (Dubai, U.A.E.), Chief Working Officer

Dain Hemmerich has expertise in varied sectors together with gross sales, know-how, environmental safety, evaluation, valuation, enterprise improvement, advertising, oil and fuel, and retail.  He has been concerned in varied merger and acquisition transactions within the oil and fuel, know-how and retail sectors. Mr. Hemmerich can be the President of each Chief Star Equipment Rental LLC and Desk High Minerals DMCC, a director and the Vice-President of Leaderstar Options Company and a Enterprise Improvement Government of World Environmental Options.

Saagar Laxman (Dubai, U.A.E.), Chief Know-how Officer

Saagar Laxman has in depth expertise within the software program trade with robust front-end improvement abilities in constructing Fashionable UIs, with a specialization in AngularJS and Angular.  Mr. Laxman has various expertise in fashionable javascript/typescript design patterns together with MVC, Observables and Redux with basis in.NET/SQL backend options and a few publicity to nodeJS and nosql options (mongo).  Mr. Laxman has labored with a number of industries over his profession, most notably in banking, oil and fuel and e-commerce.

About Interfield

Interfield was included on June 3, 2014 beneath the Worldwide Enterprise Corporations Act, 1994 and is a non-public firm current beneath the legal guidelines of the Republic of Seychelles. Interfield operates in Dubai, U.A.E by its wholly owned subsidiary, Interfield Software program Options LLC (“Interfield Options“).

Interfield Options is a state-of-the-art software program improvement firm that gives tailored information administration and market options through its SaaS-based software program Toolsuite for quite a few industrial segments worldwide together with oil and fuel, mining and renewables.  It additionally connects industrial firms to its proprietary e-business platform, Tools Hound.

Toolsuite is an industrial information assortment and administration platform that digitizes industrial processes and gives real-time auditable information whereas working on a cloud-based platform.

Tools Hound is an e-commerce industrial gear market that manages a listing of apparatus from varied suppliers and gives procurement options resembling request for quote, logistics help and third-party verification.

About Highbury Initiatives Inc.

Highbury was included on Could 13, 2005 and was listed on the TSX-V on October 28, 2005 as a capital pool firm (“CPC“) beneath Trade Coverage 2.4. Highbury’s choice settlement with Full Steel Minerals (“FMM“) was authorized as a qualifying transaction and the ultimate alternate bulletin to that impact was issued by the alternate on November 5, 2007. The principal enterprise of Highbury has been the exploration and analysis of the Moore Creek property in Alaska and some other exploration and analysis belongings and analysis properties that Highbury might purchase.

Ahead-Wanting Statements Disclaimer and Reader Advisory

Completion of the transaction is topic to a lot of situations, together with however not restricted to, Trade acceptance and if relevant, disinterested shareholder approval. The place relevant, the transaction can’t shut till the required shareholder approval is obtained. There could be no assurance that the transaction will likely be accomplished as proposed or in any respect.

Buyers are cautioned that, besides as disclosed within the administration info round or submitting assertion to be ready in reference to the transaction, any info launched or obtained with respect to the transaction will not be correct or full and shouldn’t be relied upon.

Buying and selling within the securities of the Firm needs to be thought-about extremely speculative.

The TSX Enterprise Trade Inc. has by no means handed upon the deserves of the proposed transaction and has neither authorized nor disapproved the contents of this information launch.

Neither the TSX Enterprise Trade nor its Regulation Providers Supplier (as that time period is outlined within the insurance policies of the TSX Enterprise Trade) accepts duty for the adequacy or accuracy of this information launch.

SOURCE Highbury Initiatives Inc.

HIGHBURY PROJECTS ENTERS INTO DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT TO COMPLETE BUSINESS COMBINATION WITH INTERFIELD

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