PLANO, TX / ACCESSWIRE / June 21, 2021 / Torchlight Energy Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRCH), an oil and gas exploration company ('Torchlight'), today announced that Torchlight and Metamaterial Inc. ('Metamaterial') have agreed to extend the outside date by which Torchlight and Metamaterial must close their business combination transaction (the 'Arrangement') to June 30, 2021. The extension provides time for the June 24, 2021 record date and the June 25th payment date of the special Series A Preferred Stock dividend, declared on June 14, 2021, to transpire.
The payment date for the Series A Preferred Stock dividend will be June 25th. The Company expects to close the Arrangement no later than June 30th, 2021.
About Torchlight Energy Resources, Inc.
Torchlight Energy Resources, Inc. (TRCH), based in Plano, Texas, is a high growth oil and gas Exploration and Production (E&P) company with a primary objective of acquisition and development of domestic oil fields. Torchlight has assets focused in West and Central Texas where their targets are established plays such as the Permian Basin. For additional information on Torchlight, please visit www.torchlightenergy.com.
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SOURCE: Torchlight Energy Resources, Inc.
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