SHARC International to Postpone Filing of Annual Filings Due to COVID-19 Related Delays
Vancouver – (April 24, 2020) – SHARC International Systems Inc. (CSE: SHRC) (FSE: IWIA) (OTCQB: INTWF) (“SHARC” or the “Company”) announces the Company will be relying on relief granted by the British Columbia Securities Commission (“BCSC”) under BC Instrument 51-525 (“BCI 51-525“) for temporary exemption from certain continuous disclosure requirements due to the challenges created by COVID-19. A copy of the temporary exemption granted by the BCSC in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic can be found here: BC Instrument 51-515.
The Company will delay the following annual filings, which would otherwise be due on April 29, 2020 and are now expected to be filed no later than May 24, 2020:
- Audited Annual Financial Statements for the year ended December 31, 2019
- Management Discussion and Analysis for the year ended December 31, 2019
- Annual Certification of Filings – CEO
- Annual Certification of Filings – CFO
(collectively, the “Filings”)
Until the Company has completed the Filings, all management and other insiders are subject to share trading and black-out policy that reflect the principals in section 9 of National Policy 11-207 Failure-to-File Cease Trade Orders and Revocations in Multiple Jurisdictions.
The Company anticipates the interim financial statements for the three-month period ending March 31, 2020 will be filed no later than its due date of May 30, 2020.
There have been no material business developments that have not already been disclosed via news release since the date of the interim financial statements filed November 29, 2019, a copy of which is available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.
About SHARC International Systems
SHARC International Systems Inc. is a world leader in thermal heat recovery. SHARC systems recycle thermal energy from wastewater, generating one of the most energy efficient and economical systems for heating, cooling & hot water preheating for commercial, residential and industrial buildings. SHARC is publicly traded in Canada (CSE: SHRC), the United States (OTCQB: INTWF) and Germany (Frankfurt: IWIA).
Further information about the Company is available on our website at www.sharcenergy.com or under our profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.c
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
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SHARC International Systems Inc.
Telephone: (250) 212-2122
Email: [email protected]
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