Toronto, Ontario – August 4, 2021- Universal PropTech Inc. (TSXV: UPI | OTCQB: UPIPF | FSE: 8LH) (“UPI” or the “Company“) “) is pleased to announce that it has secured the eligibility for clearing and settlement of its common shares through the Depository Trust Company (“DTC”). DTC is a subsidiary of the Depository Trust & Clearing Corp. (“DTCC”) that manages the electronic clearing and settlement of publicly traded companies in the United States.
Chris Hazelton, CEO of UPI commented: “We are pleased to report another milestone in the roll-out of our capital markets strategy. Securing DTC eligibility strengthens our global shareholder base and provides an additional avenue for potential investors to participate in our growing healthy buildings platform.”
The Company’s shares are now fully DTC eligible and will continue to trade under the ticker symbol “UPIPF” on the OTCQB. Through an electronic method of clearing securities, DTC eligibility simplifies the process of trading and transferring the Company’s common shares between brokerages in the United States.
In addition to trading in the United States, UPI’s common shares continue to trade on the Toronto Venture Stock Exchange under UPI and the German Börse Frankfurt (FSE) exchange under 8LH.
About Universal PropTech Inc.
Universal PropTech Inc. (TSXV: UPI | OTCQB: UPIPF | FSE: 8LH) is a leading building innovation company, selecting, integrating, deploying, and maintaining PropTech in healthy buildings. As trusted advisors, we provide holistic evidence-driven solutions and services for building developers, owners, and operators in Canada. UPI operates through its wholly owned subsidiary, VCI Controls Inc. (“VCI“), a leading supplier and integrator of PropTech healthy building solutions and services. VCI is an industry leader in the acquisition and deployment of intelligent building technology, including the integration of all building systems utilizing the latest in communications technologies and standards. VCI’s business focuses on digital controls and mechanical services, performance monitoring, and energy efficiency solutions.
With headquarters in Toronto, Universal PropTech Inc. has offices across Canada including, Halifax, Montreal, and Ottawa. For more information, visit www.universalproptech.com.
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