CEN Biotech Inc. announces a Merger Agreement with CSOC
WINDSOR, ON, May 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - On May 15, 2019, CEN Biotech, Inc. (CEN) entered into a Non-Binding Term Sheet (the "Term Sheet") with Caduceus Software Systems Corp., a Wyoming corporation ("CSOC"), which was reviewed and approved by the Board of Directors of CEN on May 15, 2019. Pursuant to the Term Sheet, CEN and CSOC agreed to undertake a merger transaction to combine the two companies' operations and negotiate and enter into a definite agreement to affect the transaction.
According to Joseph Byrne, CEO of CEN Biotech Inc., "It is planned that CEN and CSOC will engage in a merger transaction whereby CSOC will create a new wholly owned subsidiary and CEN will become a wholly owned subsidiary of CSOC. We are very pleased with the direction of this transaction and we believe that it will create value for both CEN and CSOC shareholders." According to the planned merger, it is contemplated, that CEN shareholders will be issued a number of shares of common stock, par value $0.001 per share, of CSOC (OTC PINK: US) such that CEN shareholders shall own not less than 98% of the issued and outstanding shares of CSOC common stock immediately after the closing of the merger. It is planned that the shares of CSOC Common Stock to be issued in the merger shall be registered on a Form S-4 to be filed by CSOC with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") prior to the expected closing of August 30, 2019.
However, there can be no assurance that CEN and CSOC will enter into a definitive agreement, or that the transaction can be completed as planned, or at all.
About CEN Biotech, Inc.
CEN Biotech, Inc. is a global holding company—dedicated to identifying and developing alternative approaches to business opportunities in diversified, yet related industries. With core operations focused on North America, Eastern Europe and China, CEN Biotech is continually looking to develop its dynamic and unique businesses, by seeking to leverage exclusive relationships with governments and private enterprises, around the world. In addition to CEN's focus on improving the health and wellness of people, CEN also has proprietary technologies, which it believes has widespread commercial application in the Industrial, Automotive, and Agriculture sectors.
About Caduceus Software Systems Corp.
Caduceus Software Systems Corp. (OTC PINK: CSOC) designs and develops healthcare software. CSOC provides software for patient management, appointment scheduling, physician memorandum recording, medical symptoms monitoring, and ailment and digital image. Caduceus Software Systems serves patients in the United States.
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