Venture-backed LifeSpeak files to go public on TSX

LifeSpeak, a Toronto-based digital education platform for employee mental health and wellness, has filed a preliminary prospectus for an initial public offering and secondary offering.

LifeSpeak, a Toronto-based digital education platform for employee mental health and wellness, has filed a preliminary prospectus for an initial public offering and secondary offering on the Toronto Stock Exchange. The price of common shares to be sold has not yet been determined. Last year, LifeSpeak raised C$42 million in a financing backed by Round13 Growth Fund, Kensington Capital Partners and Roynat Capital.

PRESS RELEASE

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LifeSpeak Inc. (“LifeSpeak” or the “Company”) today announced that it has filed a preliminary prospectus (the “Preliminary Prospectus”) with the securities regulatory authorities in each of the provinces and territories of Canada in connection with the proposed initial public offering and secondary offering of common shares of the Company. The price of the common shares to be sold has not yet been determined.

The offering will be made through a syndicate of underwriters led by RBC Capital Markets, Canaccord Genuity Corp. and Scotiabank, as joint bookrunners.

The Preliminary Prospectus contains important information relating to LifeSpeak, the common shares and the offering and is still subject to completion or amendment. Copies of the Preliminary Prospectus are available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. There will not be any sale or any acceptance of an offer to buy the common shares until a receipt for the final prospectus has been issued.

No securities regulatory authority has either approved or disapproved the contents of this news release. This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities of LifeSpeak in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful.

The securities have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “U.S. Securities Act”), or any state securities laws, and may not be offered, sold or delivered, directly or indirectly, in the United States (as defined in Regulation S under the U.S. Securities Act). Accordingly, the securities may not be offered or sold within the United States unless registered under the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or pursuant to exemptions from the registration requirements of the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities laws.

About LifeSpeak
LifeSpeak is a leading software-as-a-service provider of digital mental health and total wellbeing education for mid- and enterprise-sized organizations committed to taking care of their employees and customers. With 17+ years of experience creating and curating thousands of expert-led micro-learning videos and other digital content, LifeSpeak’s proprietary library’s depth and breadth of easily consumable content helps companies around the world support their people anytime and anywhere. LifeSpeak serves a diverse global client base across many industries and sectors, including Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, insurance providers and other health technology firms. For more information, visit www.LifeSpeak.com.