Certicom Completes Public Offering

Mississauga, Ontario-headquartered Certicom Corp., a provider of wireless security solutions, completed a public offering of 5,357,142 common shares at $2.80 per share, raising gross proceeds of $15 million. The deal closed on November 28, 2003. TD Securities Inc. and Research Capital Corporation were the underwriters. Certicom will use the proceeds from the offering, which was over-subscribed, for working capital and general corporate purposes.

Certicom was represented by Lawrence Wilder and Tom Koutoulakis of Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP, and the underwriters were represented by Philippe Tardif and Dunia El-Jawhari of Lang Michener LLP.