|By Marketwired .||
|May 6, 2014 08:00 AM EDT||
ATHENS, GREECE -- (Marketwired) -- 05/06/14 -- Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: SHIP) announced today that the Company has received a letter notifying the Company that it has regained compliance with the continued listing requirements of the Nasdaq Capital Market.
As previously announced, in a decision dated January 9, 2014, the Nasdaq Hearings Panel had granted the Company's request for continued listing through April 28, 2014, subject to certain conditions, including that the Company regain compliance with the minimum shareholders' equity requirement. The letter announced today noted that the Nasdaq Hearings Panel is now closing this matter, as the Company has regained compliance with the minimum shareholders' equity requirement and all other requirements for continued listing on the Nasdaq Capital Market.
Stamatis Tsantanis, the Company's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, stated: "We are pleased to announce the successful resolution of this matter and the continued listing of the Company's shares on the Nasdaq Capital Market. Following this positive development, we are now focused on implementing our business plan for the Company's growth."
About Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp.
Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. is a Marshall Islands corporation with its executive offices in Athens, Greece. The Company is engaged in the transportation of dry bulk cargoes through the ownership and operation of dry bulk carriers.
Currently, the Company does not own any operating vessels. Upon the completion of a previously-announced transaction expected to close prior to June 30, 2014, subject to certain closing conditions, the Company's fleet will consist of 4 Capesize dry bulk carriers with a combined cargo-carrying capacity of approximately 682,723 dwt and an average fleet age of 7.5 years.
The Company's common stock trades on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the symbol "SHIP".
This press release contains forward-looking statements (as defined in Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended) concerning future events and the Company's growth strategy and measures to implement such strategy. Words such as "expects," "intends," "plans," "believes," "anticipates," "hopes," "estimates," and variations of such words and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Although the Company believes that such expectations will prove to have been correct, these statements involve known and unknown risks and are based upon a number of assumptions and estimates, which are inherently subject to significant uncertainties and contingencies, many of which are beyond the control of the Company. Actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially include, but are not limited to, the scope and timing of Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") and other regulatory agency review, competitive factors in the market in which the Company operates; risks associated with operations outside the United States; and other factors listed from time to time in the Company's filings with the SEC. The Company's filings can be obtained free of charge on the SEC's website at www.sec.gov. The Company expressly disclaims any obligations or undertaking to release publicly any updates or revisions to any forward-looking statements contained herein to reflect any change in the Company's expectations with respect thereto or any change in events, conditions or circumstances on which any statement is based.
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