May 05, 2006
ViryaNet Signs Definitive Agreement for a $1.1 Million Private Placement
SOUTHBOROUGH, MA - May 5, 2006 - ViryaNet Limited (Nasdaq: VRYA), a leading provider of solutions that automate business processes for mobile workforce management and field service delivery, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement for a private placement of the Company's Ordinary Shares with a group of investors, including two existing shareholders and other institutional investors.
Under the terms of the agreement, upon closing ViryaNet will issue 1,171,459 Ordinary Shares to the investors at a price of $0.939 per share. The price per share was determined to be the average of the closing price of ViryaNet's shares in the 20 trading days preceding the signing of the agreement. The investors will also receive warrants to purchase 234,292 Ordinary Shares of ViryaNet at an exercise price of $1.13 per share. The exercise price per share of the warrants is 120% of the purchase price for the equity investment.
When issued, the Ordinary Shares will not be registered under the Securities Act of 1933, and may not be subsequently offered or sold by the investors without registration or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements. ViryaNet has agreed to use its best efforts to file a registration statement with the SEC covering the resale of the Ordinary Shares from this transaction within six months following the closing of the investment.
ViryaNet is a provider of software applications that improve the quality and efficiency of an organization's service operations. ViryaNet's products enable companies in the utilities, telecommunications, retail and general service sectors to manage and optimize mission-critical business processes, resulting in increased service revenues, decreased service costs, and maximized customer satisfaction. The robust set of applications help companies improve workforce scheduling, dispatching, and activity reporting; customer contract and entitlement automation; and asset, logistics, and depot repair management. Visit ViryaNet at www.viryanet.com.
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operational plans and objectives including integration of other businesses, its future business prospects, its future financial performance, its future cash position, and its future prospects for profitability. All forward-looking statements included in this document are based upon information available to ViryaNet Ltd. as of the date hereof, and ViryaNet Ltd. assumes no obligation to update any such forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties,
which could cause actual results to differ materially from those projected. These and other risks relating to ViryaNet's business include market acceptance of and demand for the Company's products, risks associated with a slow-down in the economy, risks associated with the financial condition of the company's customers, risks associated with competition and competitive pricing pressures, risks associated with increases in costs and operating expenses, risks in technology
development and commercialization, the risk of operating losses, risks in product development, risks associated with international sales, and other risks that are set forth in ViryaNet's reports filed from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Reported results should not be considered an indication of future performance. You should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as the date hereof. ViryaNet disclaims any obligation to
publicly update or revise any such forward-looking statements to reflect any change in our expectations or in events, conditions, or circumstances on which any such statements may be based, or that may affect the likelihood that actual results will differ from those set forth in the forward-looking statements.
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