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Gatekeeper Provides Update on Financing
Abbotsford, BC – December 1, 2020 – Gatekeeper Systems Inc. (‘Gatekeeper’ or the ‘Company’) (TSX-V: GSI) (OTC: GKPRF) (FSE: 1GK) a leading provider of intelligent video solutions for public transport and smart cities, provides an update on its previously announced non-brokered private placement (the “Financing”).
Completion of the Financing required additional processing time beyond December 1, 2020, being the final closing date approved by the TSX Venture Exchange, and the Financing did not close. The processing delays were outside of the Company’s control. The subscribers to the Financing were unsolicited by the Company and have notified the Company of their continued interests in completing a financing in the Company. The Company will consider such financing interests if, and when, such financing interests can be closed without delay.
The Company will release its audited financial results prior to December 29, 2020 for the fiscal year ended August 31, 2020. For the nine months ended May 31, 2020 the Company reported revenues of $12.6 million, gross profit of $5.5 million, net income of $1.4 million, and working capital of $7.7 million. In July 2020, the Company secured a $3 million credit facility with TD Bank which is currently not utilized.
About Gatekeeper Systems Inc.
Gatekeeper is a leading provider of intelligent video solutions designed to provide a safer transportation environment for children, passengers, and public safety personnel on multiple transportation modes. The Company uses AI, video analytics and mobile data collectors to inter-connect public transit assets as part of intelligent transportation systems for Smart City initiatives. The Company’s Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) business model is designed to connect moving vehicles in the era of Internet of Things (IOT).
President & CEO
Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements: This release contains forward-looking statements, including statements regarding the possible completion of a non-brokered private placement and the intended use of proceeds from the Financing. In making the forward-looking statements in this release, the Company has applied certain factors and assumptions that the Company believes are reasonable, including that the Company is able to obtain any required government or other regulatory approvals to complete the Company’s planned private placement and operations and that the Company is able to complete the Financing. However, the forward-looking statements in this release are subject to numerous risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause future results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in such forward-looking statements. Such uncertainties and risks may include, among others, that the Financing will not complete, actual results of the Company’s operations being different than those expected by management and delays in obtaining or failure to obtain required government or other regulatory approvals or financing. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The Company does not intend, and expressly disclaims any intention or obligation to, update or revise any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.
This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or solicitation of an offer to sell any securities in the United States. The securities 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 may not be offered or sold within the United States or to U.S. Persons unless registered under the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or an exemption from such registration is available.
Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.