Seven Generations Energy Ltd has filed a preliminary prospectus with most Canadian securities commissions in connection with an initial public offering of its common shares. The company’s IPO, which was discussed by peHUB Canada in July, is reported to target as much as $1 billion. According to SEDAR, the IPO will include a secondary offering for two of Seven Generations’ private equity investors: ARC Financial Corp and KERN Partners. The company is also backed by Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB), Natural Gas Partners and ZBI Ventures. Founded in May 2008, the Calgary-based Seven Generations is a tight gas developer with a single asset, the Kakwa River Project in Alberta.
Seven Generations Files Preliminary Prospectus in Connection with Initial Public Offering
CALGARY, Sept. 23, 2014 /CNW/ – Seven Generations Energy Ltd. (the “Company” or “7G”) is pleased to announce that it has filed a preliminary long form prospectus (the “Prospectus”) with the securities commissions of each of the provinces of Canada other than Québec in connection with an initial public offering of its common shares. The offering is to be made through a syndicate of underwriters co-led by RBC Dominion Securities Inc., Credit Suisse Securities (Canada), Inc. and Peters & Co. Limited. The number of common shares offered and the offering price of the common shares will be dependent on market conditions.
There can be no assurance that the offering will be completed. An investment in the common shares of the Company is subject to a number of risks. For more information, potential investors should read the Prospectus, including the risk factors described in the Prospectus. A copy of the Prospectus is available on the SEDAR website at www.sedar.com.
This press release is not for distribution, directly or indirectly, in or into the United States (including its territories and possessions, any State of the United States and the District of Columbia) or any other jurisdiction outside Canada. This press release does not constitute or form a part of any offer or solicitation to buy or sell any securities in the United States or any other jurisdiction outside of Canada. The securities offered pursuant to the Prospectus have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended, (the “U.S. Securities Act”) or the securities laws of any state of the United States and may not be offered or sold within the United States other than pursuant to an available exemption from the registration requirements of the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities laws. There will be no public offering of securities in the United States.
About the Company
Seven Generations Energy Ltd. is a private, Canadian company engaged in the development of the Kakwa River Project (the “Project”). Located approximately 100 kilometers south of Grande Prairie, Alberta, the Project is a tight, liquids-rich gas and light oil project in the early stages of development. 7G has a corporate headquarters in Calgary, Alberta and an operations headquarters in Grande Prairie, Alberta.
This press release may contain forward-looking information and statements regarding the Company. Any statements included in this press release that address activities, events or developments that the Company “expects,” “believes,” “plans,” “projects,” “estimates” or “anticipates” will or may occur in the future are forward-looking statements. Actual results may differ materially due to a variety of important factors. Among other items, such factors might include: planned and unplanned capital expenditures; changes in general economic conditions; uncertainties in reserve, resource and production estimates; unanticipated recovery or production problems; weather-related interference with business operations; the effects of delays in completion of, or shut-ins of, gas and liquids gathering systems, pipelines and processing facilities; potential costs associated with complying with new or modified regulations; oil and natural gas prices and competition; the impact of derivative positions; production expense estimates; cash flow and cash flow estimates; drilling and operating risks; our ability to replace oil and gas reserves; volatility in the financial and credit markets or in oil and natural gas prices. Except as required by law, the Company undertakes no obligation to update forward-looking information if circumstances or management’s estimates or opinions should change. Do not place undue reliance on forward-looking information.
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