Irvine, CA: December 23, 2021, FDCTech, Inc. ("FDC" or the "Company," OTCQB: FDCT), a fintech company with a full suite of digital financial services solutions, today announced that it had entered into a sales purchase agreement ("Agreement") under which the Company will acquire 51% equity interest in AD Advisory Services Pty Ltd.* ("ADSL") in a stock-for-stock transaction.
Under the terms of the Agreement, ADS will receive 45,000,000 shares of the Company common stock, representing an equity value of approximately $3.15 million based on a $0.07 per share price. Accordingly, the Company will receive 62,450,000 ADS shares representing 51.0% of the current outstanding equity interest and voting power of the ADS common stock.
ADS has furnished the Company its audited balance sheet for the fiscal year ended on June 30, 2021, and 2020 (the "Balance Sheet Date"). ADS provided the related audited statements of operations, stockholders' equity and cash flows for the fiscal years ended June 30, 2021, and 2020. ADS does not have any liabilities other than (i) liabilities reflected on the financial statements and (ii) liabilities incurred in the ordinary course of business since the balance sheet date.
The boards of directors of the parties envoved have approved the transaction as well as the shareholder of ADS.
The acquisition highlights include:
"We have built our business around our clients by transforming their financial well-being through our highly educated and compliant focused financial advisors. As we merge with FDCTech, we will forge a digital wealth management company to reduce the cost to serve clients while providing comprehensive financial planning advice," Jonathan Thomas, CEO, AD Advisory Services Pty Ltd*.
"We are pleased to achieve this major milestone for the Company and our shareholders," said Mitchell M. Eaglstein, Co-Founder and CEO, FDCTech. He further added, "The successful new direction will create new opportunities for the Company through cutting-edge digital financial tools that we will implement through our software development capabilities and ADS' deep knowledge of the Australian wealth management industry."
FDCTech, formerly known as Forex Development Corporation, is a fully integrated financial technology company. FDC delivers trading platform, back-office, liquidity, dealing desk, and prime brokerage solutions to forex market participants seeking access to retail and institutional spot forex markets.
AD Advisory Services Pty Ltd.
AD Advisory Services Pty Ltd. – AFSL No. 237058, an independent specialist dealer group, provides licensing solutions for select education and compliance-focused financial advisors & accountants. ADS has a dedicated management team are qualified financial planners that service metro and regional practices around Australia.
AD Financial Services Pty Ltd.
*AD Financial Services Pty Ltd. – ACN 628 331, owns one hundred percent equity interest in AD Advisory Services Pty Ltd.
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