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SRAX Announces Non-Reliance on Previously Issued Financial Statements

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Social Reality, Inc. (NASDAQ: SRAX), a digital marketing and consumer data management technology company, today announced that on April 7, 2019, management of Social Reality, Inc. (the “Company”) concluded and the audit committee of the Company has concurred that the Company’s previously issued quarterly and year-to-date unaudited consolidated financial statements for March 31, 2017June 30, 2017September 30, 2017December 31, 2017March 31, 2018June 30, 2018 and September 30, 2018 and that its audited consolidated financial statements for the year ending December 31, 2017 should no longer be relied upon. Similarly, related press releases, earnings releases, and investor communications describing the Company’s financial statements for these periods should no longer be relied upon. The errors identified are all non-cash and primarily related to the Company’s classification of certain outstanding warrants with provisions that allow the warrant holder to force cash redemption under certain circumstances.

Based on its preliminary assessment, the Company is providing the following estimates regarding the aggregate impact of these errors on consolidated total current liabilities, total liabilities, equity, other income, net income (loss) and income (loss) per share, calculated in accordance with accounting principles generally accepted in the U.S., for each of the periods presented:

SOCIAL REALITY, INC.

CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF OPERATIONS

NINE MONTH PERIOD ENDED SEPTEMBER 30, 2018

(Unaudited)

AS 
REPORTED

Restated

YTD 
September

YTD 
September

2018

Adjustments

2018

Revenues 

$                8,823,592

$        8,823,592

Cost of revenue

2,902,179

2,902,179

Gross profit 

$                 5,921,413

$        5,921,413

Loss from operations 

$               (8,492,866)

$       (8,492,866)

Other income (expense) 

Total interest expense

$               (2,772,448)

$       (2,772,448)

Loss on repricing of Series A warrants 

$                               –

$                   –

Accretion of put warrants

$            800,000

$           800,000

Accretion of debenture warrants 

$            800,000

$           800,000

Accretion of Leapfrog warrants

$            600,000

$           600,000

    Loss (Gain) on Sale of Fixed Assets 

$             23,978,389

$      23,978,389

Other Income

$             21,210,439

$         2,200,000

$      23,410,439

Net Income (loss)

$             12,717,573

$         2,200,000

$      14,917,573

Net (loss) income pershare, basic 

$                        1.59

$                1.86

Net (loss) income pershare, diluted 

$                        1.59

$                1.86

Weighted average shares outstanding, basic 

8,008,717

8,008,717

Weighted average shares outstanding, diluted 

8,008,717

8,008,717

SOCIAL REALITY, INC.

CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF OPERATIONS

YEAR ENDED DECEMBER 31, 2017

AS 
REPORTED

Restated

Full Year

Full Year

2017

Adjustments

2017

Revenues 

$              23,348,714

$      23,348,714

Cost of revenue

9,328,893

9,328,893

Gross profit 

$              14,019,821

$      14,019,821

Loss from operations 

$               (3,843,679)

$       (3,843,679)

Other income (expense) 

      Total interest expense

$               (2,815,203)

$       (2,815,203)

Loss on repricing of Series A warrants 

$                           –

$           (100,000)

$          (100,000)

Accretion of put warrants

$            500,000

$           500,000

Accretion of debenture warrants 

$           (700,000)

$          (700,000)

Accretion of Leapfrog warrants

$        (1,500,000)

$       (1,500,000)

    Loss (Gain) on Sale of Fixed Assets 

$                           –

$                   –

Other Income

$               (2,815,203)

$        (1,800,000)

$       (4,615,203)

Net Income (loss)

$               (6,658,882)

$        (1,800,000)

$       (8,458,882)

Net (loss) income pershare, basic 

$                       (0.81)

$               (1.02)

Weighted average shares outstanding, basic 

8,253,851

8,253,851

SOCIAL REALITY, INC.

CONDENSED AND CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEET

SEPTEMBER 30, 2018

(Unaudited)

September 30

September 30

2018

2018

As Reported

Adjustments

As Restated

Total assets

34,341,324

34,341,324

Liabilities and stockholders’ equity

Current liabilities:

   Accounts payable and accrued expenses

2,475,229

2,475,229

    Leapfrog warrant liability

1,000,000

1,000,000

   Warrant liability – Series A

1,300,000

1,300,000

    Debenture warrant liability

1,600,000

1,600,000

     Total current liabilities

2,475,229

3,900,000

6,375,229

Secured convertible debentures, net

2,943,109

2,943,109

      Total liabilities

5,418,338

3,900,000

9,318,338

Total stockholders’ equity 

28,922,886

(3,900,000)

25,022,886

Total liabilities and stockholders’ equity

34,341,224

34,341,224

SOCIAL REALITY, INC.

CONDENSED AND CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEET

DECEMBER 31, 2017

Restated

December 31,

December

2017

Adjustments

2017

 Total assets

23,605,699

23,605,699

Liabilities and stockholders’ equity

Current liabilities:

   Accounts payable and accrued expenses

5,010,815

5,010,815

    Leapfrog warrant liability

1,700,000

1,700,000

   Warrant liability – Series A

2,100,000

2,100,000

    Debenture warrant liability

2,500,000

2,500,000

     Total current liabilities

5,010,815

6,300,000

11,310,815

Secured convertible debentures, net

1,711,146

1,711,146

      Total liabilities

6,721,961

6,300,000

13,021,961

Total stockholders’ equity 

16,883,738

(6,300,000)

10,583,738

Total liabilities and stockholders’ equity

23,605,699

23,605,699

Since the Company has not yet fully completed its review, the estimates regarding the impact set forth above are preliminary and remain subject to change.

In connection with the restatement, management has determined that a material weakness related to the accounting for financing transactions in the Company’s internal control over financial reporting existed for the periods from March 31, 2017 through December 31, 2018. The Company’s chief executive officer and chief financial officer have concluded that the Company’s disclosure controls and procedures were not effective at the reasonable assurance level as of March 31, 2017 through December 31, 2018, and the Company’s management has concluded that its internal control over financial reporting was not effective as of December 31, 2018.

The Company anticipates that it will file amended Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q for the periods ended March 31, 2018June 30, 2018 and September 30, 2018, to amend and restate its financial condition and financial results for the affected periods as soon as practicable.

About SRAX

Social Reality, Inc. (NASDAQ: SRAX) is a digital marketing and consumer data management technology company. SRAX’s technology delivers the tools to unlock data to reveal brands core consumers and their characteristics across marketing channels. Through its blockchain identification graph technology platform, BIGtoken, SRAX has developed a consumer-managed data marketplace where people can own and earn from their data thereby providing everyone in the Internet ecosystem choice, transparency, and compensation. SRAX’s technology and tools deliver a digital competitive advantage for brands in the CPG, automotive, investor relations and lifestyle verticals by integrating all aspects of the advertising experience, including verified consumer participation, into one platform. For more information on SRAX, visit www.srax.com.

 

SOURCE SRAX

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VersaPay Announces Dream Office REIT as Newest CRE Client

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VersaPay Corporation (TSXV: VPY) (“VersaPay”), a leading provider of cloud-based invoice-to-cash solutions including electronic invoice presentment and payment, automated accounts receivable, cash application and collections management, is pleased to announce that it has added Dream Office REIT (“Dream Office”) as its newest commercial real estate client.

“With our real estate portfolio expanding in Canada and the US, our objective is to enhance our tenants’ experience and provide them with a convenient web-based and mobile portal where they can access their account, retrieve invoices, communicate and make secure electronic payments,” stated Joanne Leitch, Vice President, Property and Operations Accounting at Dream Office. “We want to create efficiencies by eliminating manual processes, minimize errors and reduce the need for tenant account reconciliations. VersaPay offered the platform to make all of this possible.”

“Through our vendor selection process we searched for a company who could provide a platform with extensive functionality with whom we could partner to provide our tenants an improved experience. VersaPay provided what we were looking for in addition to a robust integration with our JD Edwards ERP to provide real-time AR and cash review,” stated Travis Vokey, Vice President and Head of Technology for Dream Office.

“We are so pleased to be working with Dream Office, a forward-thinking Commercial Real Estate company located right here in Toronto,” said Craig O’Neill, CEO of VersaPay. “Dream is a leader in its industry, offering high-quality central business district office properties to an impressive list of tenants. One of the keys to its success has been providing tenants with a market leading experience in all facets of the business, and we’re delighted to extend this to their tenants’ experience in billing and payments.”

 

SOURCE VersaPay Corporation

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Xoom Rolls Out Domestic Money Transfer Services in the U.S.

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Xoom, PayPal’s international money transfer service, today rolled out the ability for customers to send money to recipients in the U.S. for the first time. Through strategic alliances with Walmart and Ria, Americans can now use Xoom to send money fast for cash pick-up typically in minutes at nearly 5,000 locations across the country*.

Xoom’s services potentially benefit more than 44 million foreign-born people in the U.S.1 who send remittances to family and friends in their home countries. With the introduction of domestic money transfer services, Xoom will now serve even more customers, including more than half of Americans who make domestic person-to-person (P2P) payments2. Using Xoom’s mobile app or website, consumers will have the ability to send money quickly and securely for cash pick-up at any Walmart or Ria-owned store in the U.S.

“Many of our customers in the U.S. already send money to loved ones in the country, and they usually prefer that the money is available right away,” shared Julian King, Xoom’s Vice President and General Manager. “This rollout reinforces our commitment to make money transfers fast, easy and affordable for everyone, whether they are at home or on-the-go.”

“At Ria, we are delighted to further consolidate our relationship with Xoom and Walmart,” said Juan Bianchi, CEO of Euronet’s Money Transfer Segment. “Our continued partnership is a fine example of how Ria’s technology can serve as an enabler between platforms, offering consumers and partners an added layer of security and compliance screening, in turn facilitating value creation within the Fintech ecosystem.”

Many consumers in the U.S. face personal, institutional and policy-related barriers to access the financial system. These underbanked consumers rely heavily on fringe financial service providers to conduct routine financial transactions and pay high fees in the process. With Xoom’s introduction of domestic transfers, Americans can send money at affordable rates for cash pick-up quickly at 4,684 Walmart stores and 175 Ria locations across the United States. For more information on store locations and eligible banks, visit xoom.com.

A pioneer in digital remittances, Xoom is a fast way to securely send money, pay bills and reload phones for loved ones in over 160 countries globally. These remittances serve as a lifeline for many people around the world and are used to pay for every day needs like utility bills, healthcare, and education costs, as well as emergencies. The largely cash-based system of sending money across borders is full of paperwork, high fees, standing in line and an ever-present uncertainty of when, and if, the money will arrive when it’s needed. By providing fast and more secure payment options for customers to seamlessly and securely send money across borders by going online or using a mobile device, PayPal and Xoom are helping to expand and improve the financial health of millions of people worldwide.

*Fees and Limitations apply

 

SOURCE PayPal, Inc.

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SpeakEasy Awarded Cultivation, Processing and Cannabis Sales Licence by Health Canada

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SpeakEasy Cannabis Club Ltd. (CSE: EASY) (Frankfurt: 39H) (“SpeakEasy” or the “Company“) is pleased to announce that it has received Health Canada’s coveted licence for cultivation, processing and medical sales. The Company, situated on 290 acres of fertile land in the Okanagan’s renowned Golden Mile, has demonstrated adherence to the industry’s rigorous compliance standards, and can now grow and provide its high quality, small-batch cannabis to the burgeoning recreational and medical markets.

With the receipt of the licences, the Company has immediately begun cultivation of cannabis in its 10,000-square-foot, purpose-built, state of the art facility. The Company has aquired an extensive library of unique genetics that will be used as starting material for the cultivation of cannabis at the facility.

SpeakEasy’s outdoor cultivation site has also been completed and stands ready to receive these genetics for the 2020 growing season. SpeakEasy plans to submit its evidence package for the outdoor field and amend its licence to allow outdoor cultivation on its 60 acre field. “Receiving our licence at long last, is a dream come true for all of us in the SpeakEasy family. The support we have received from shareholders, employees, family and friends has been overwhelming and I appreciate you all more than I can say,” says Marc Geen, founder of SpeakEasy. “When it comes to producing phenomenal craft cannabis, farms will always be superior to factories and culture will always speak louder than corporations. Real people recognize authenticity and SpeakEasy intends to lead by example, sharing the story of our people through the excellence of our product.” With the anticipation of receiving its outdoor licence, SpeakEasy is positioned to become one of the largest cannabis producers in Canada with extremely low cost per gram outdoor grown flower and extremely high quality small batch indoor flower.

SpeakEasy recently completed the transformation of a 60 acre orchard into a custom built outdoor cannabis cultivation environment. The fertile agricultural land is expected to enable the farm to produce up to approximately 70,000kg of cannabis flower and the Company plans to double the output to up to approximately 150,000kg, pending approval of its outdoor cultivation licence.

Construction commenced in the fall of 2017 on the 80,000-square-foot SpeakEasy campus in anticipation of demand for SpeakEasy’s craft cannabis flower and value added products. Buildings two and three were completed to lock-up in the second quarter of 2019 and building four, another 26,600-square-foot facility commenced in the spring of 2019 and is also at the lock-up stage of its development. The anticipated use of building four is the processing of sun grown outdoor flower and biomass for extraction. SpeakEasy has accumulated an impressive library of unique genetics from sources outside existing licence holders, empowering the Company to develop new strains, unique to SpeakEasy, for both indoor and outdoor cultivation.

SpeakEasy founders and team members are long standing advocates for the value of community and harnessing the power of combined expertise through successful farming cooperatives. SpeakEasy now plans to apply the same values for cannabis farming. SpeakEasy’s innovative business model is designed to support industry-leading talent through shared knowledge, resources and passion, with a commitment to maintaining exceptional quality standards and developing unique cannabis strains. The Company empowers experienced growers and geneticists to operate independently with the freedom to develop each cultivar to perfection.

 

SOURCE Speakeasy Cannabis Club Ltd.

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