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Edmonton, Alberta CANADA, February 11, 2013 /FSC/ - Sparta Capital Ltd. (SAY - TSX Venture), is pleased to announce that it has closed the non-brokered private placement (the "Offering") previously announced on December 21, 2012. Sparta issued 18,750,000 units of the Corporation ("Units") at a price of $0.02 per Unit for gross proceeds to the Corporation of $375,000.
Each Unit is comprised of one common share ("Common Share") of the Corporation and one share purchase warrant ("Warrant") of the Corporation. Each Warrant entitles the holder thereof to acquire an additional Common Share at a price of $0.05 per Common Share for the first twelve months ("Year One") following the closing of the Offering on February 11, 2013 (the "Closing Date")
and at a price of $0.10 per Common Share for the subsequent twelve month period ("Year Two"). The Warrants expire on February 11, 2015 (the "Warrant Expire Date"), unless the volume weighted average trading price of the Common Shares on the TSX Venture Exchange Inc. (the "Exchange") during the 20 business days immediately prior to the date for which such calculation is made of the Common Shares is greater than $0.09 in Year One or $0.14 in Year Two (the "Trigger Event"). If the Trigger Event occurs, the Warrant Expiry Date may be accelerated, in the Corporation's sole discretion, to 30 business days from the Trigger Event date. The Units are subject to resale restrictions imposed by applicable securities laws and the policies of the Exchange until June 12, 2013.
The proceeds of the Offering will be used by Sparta for the following purposes:
Use of Proceeds Amount ($)
1. Outstanding Accounts Payable 86,000
2. Office Expenses including Rent 20,000
3. Sales and Marketing of the Product (as defined below) 40,000
4. Inventory (Manufacturing and Assembly of the Product) 65,000
5. Audit, Professional, Transfer Agent and Listing Fees 54,000
6. General Working Capital 50,000
7. Management and Staff Compensation 60,000
Sparta is in the early commercialization stage of a fuel savings and emission reduction product, the AddecoTech Precision Fuel Additive Injector - Model SS10L (the "Product"). Sparta acquired the world-wide right to manufacture and distribution the Product in December 2009. Thereafter, Sparta completed product development and obtained third party product safety certification. The Product was developed for commercial distribution as a means to automate the process of adding fuel additive into the fuel tank of diesel engines at each refuelling.
Further information about the Product may be obtained at www.addecotech.com.
For further information related to Sparta, please contact:
Tom Brown, President, CEO
Telephone: (855) 539- 1946 Ext 99
Ray Ludwig, CFO, VP Operations
Telephone: (855) 539-9146 Ext 101
This press release contains forward-looking statements and information that are based on the beliefs of management and reflect the Corporation's current expectations. When used in this press release, the words "estimate", "project", "belief", "anticipate", "intend", "expect", "plan", "predict", "may" or "should" and the negative of these words or such variations thereon or comparable terminology are intended to identify forward-looking statements and information. The forward-looking statements and information in this press release include information relating to the projected use of the proceeds of the Offering by the Corporation.
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