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Friday 15 May, 2020

Oilex Ltd

Issue of Securities

RNS Number : 0318N
Oilex Ltd
15 May 2020

ASX - RNS Announcement


15 May 2020







Re: Issue of Securities


On 15 March 2020 and 23 April 2020, Oilex Ltd (Oilex or the Company) announced that it had arranged an equity capital raising to secure further funding of £0.25 million (A$0.5 million) through the subscription of 277,777,778 new shares (Subscription Shares) at GBP 0.09 pence (0.1792 AUD cents) per share ( Subscription).


As previously announced, Oilex advises that it has now issued 222,222,222 of the Subscription Shares (First Tranche Shares) for £0.2m cash proceeds. The First Tranche Shares have been issued under Listing Rule 7.1 with the Appendix 3B to be submitted shortly.


The issue of the remaining 55,555,556 shares is subject to shareholder approval under ASX Listing Rule 7.1 on or before 30 June 2020.


Proposed Issue of Fee Shares


The Company also advises that, as part of its ongoing cash cost reduction programme, it has agreed to issue  84,810,000 new shares at GBP 0.09 pence per share to advisers in lieu of cash fees (Fee Shares). The issue of the Fee Shares to Strand Hanson Limited, Novum Securities Limited, Vox Markets Limited and Vigo Communications Pty Ltd is subject to shareholder approval under ASX Listing Rule 7.1.


AIM Admission and Total Voting Rights 


Application has been made to the London Stock Exchange plc for the admission of the First Tranche Shares to trading on AIM (Admission). Admission of the First Tranche Shares is expected to become effective and dealings to commence at 8.00 a.m. on 22 May 2020.  Following Admission of the First Tranche Shares, the Company will have 3,648,541,110 shares in issue. The Company does not currently hold any shares in treasury.  Accordingly, the total number of voting rights will be 3,648,541,110.


Section 708A(5)(e) Statement


Pursuant to the issue of the 222,222,222 shares , Oilex gives notice under section 708A(5)(e) of the Corporations Act (Cth) (Act) that:


1)  Oilex issued the Shares without disclosure to investors under Part 6D.2 of the Act;


2)  As at the date of this notice, Oilex has complied with:

a)  the provisions of Chapter 2M of the Act as they apply to Oilex; and

b)  section 674 of the Act; and



3)  As at the date of this notice, there is no information that is 'excluded information' within the meaning of sections 708A(7) and 708(8) of the Act.


For and on behalf of Oilex Ltd



Mark Bolton

Chief Financial Officer Company Secretary




For further information, please contact:


Investor Enquires

Oilex Ltd

Joe Salomon

Managing Director

Email: [email protected]

Tel: +61 8 9485 3200


AIM Broker

Novum Securities

B roker

Colin Rowbury

Email: [email protected]

Tel: +44 20 7399 9427


AIM Nominated Adviser

Strand Hanson Limited

Nominated Adviser

Rory Murphy/Ritchie Balmer 

Email: [email protected]

Tel: +44 20 7409 3494


Media Enquires (UK)

Vigo Communications

Public Relations

Patrick d'Ancona/Chris McMahon

Email: [email protected]

[email protected]

Tel:+ 44 20 7390 0230








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