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Area Journey Well being Ltd. Studies Fiscal Fourth Quarter and

  • Area Journey completes FY2021 as the biggest vertically built-in psychedelics firm positioned to be a pacesetter within the rising business
  • Continues to leverage its early mover alternative by investing in its drug growth technique and the construct out of a globally acknowledged model of psychedelic-assisted remedy facilities
  • Closed FY2021 with $111,817,443 in unrestricted money and money equivalents, funds held in belief and short-term investments after efficiently finishing two purchased deal choices for gross proceeds of $115 million
  • Growth of FT-104, a novel psychedelic molecule with pending patents, continues to progress with GMP manufacturing underway in preparation for Part 1 research
  • 6 Area Journey Well being facilities have commenced operations and are in early phases of ramp as much as break-even; This autumn 2021 affected person companies revenues grew by 66% over earlier quarter to $526,435
  • Building accomplished in Amsterdam, NL and development underway on places in San Diego CA, Seattle WA, Washington DC and Fredericton NB and, new leases have been signed for Area Journey Well being facilities in Stamford CT, Austin TX and Vancouver BC and development will likely be commencing in San Carlos CA shortly
  • Area Journey is happy to announce, as a result of diversified demand coming from totally different affected person demographic teams, an growth of its choices to incorporate group Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy (“KAP”) and group ongoing remedy for sufferers who full this system.

TORONTO, June 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Area Journey Well being Ltd. (TSX: FTRP; FTRP.WT; OTCQX: FTRPF) (“Area Journey”), a pacesetter within the growth and supply of psychedelic therapies, reported its fiscal yr finish outcomes for the three and twelve months ended March 31, 2021. All outcomes are reported beneath Worldwide Monetary Reporting Requirements (“IFRS”) and in Canadian {dollars}, except in any other case specified.

Key Highlights and Developments Throughout Fiscal Fourth Quarter 2021

Throughout the fiscal fourth quarter, Area Journey continued to execute on its FT-104 drug growth technique and the buildout of a globally acknowledged model of psychedelic-assisted remedy clinics, positioning it as an early mover within the rising psychedelics business, which could possibly be a $100 billion market in keeping with Canaccord Genuity. The Firm anticipates that curiosity in, and demand for, psychedelic therapies will proceed to quickly broaden over the approaching years, and the clinic community will stay a pivotal asset to validate medical outcomes in actual setting.

On January 5, 2021, the Firm closed its beforehand introduced purchased deal providing (the “January BD Providing”) and issued 4,448,200 Models at a value per Unit of $4.50 for gross proceeds of $20,016,900. Every Unit comprised one frequent share (“Widespread Share”) of the Firm and one-half of 1 Widespread Share buy warrant (every entire Widespread Share buy warrant, a “Warrant”). Every Warrant entitles the holder thereof to buy one Widespread Share (a “Warrant Share”) at an train value of $5.60 per Warrant Share till July 5, 2022. The Warrants commenced buying and selling on the CSE beneath the image “FTRP.WT on January 5, 2021.

On March 17, 2021 the Firm accomplished a purchased deal providing (the “March BD Providing”) ensuing within the issuance of 14,661,499 Widespread Shares of the Firm at a value of $6.50 per Widespread Share for gross proceeds of $95,299,744. In consideration of the companies rendered by the underwriters in reference to the March BD Providing, the Firm paid a money fee equal to $4,961,472 and issued 865,303 compensation warrants (the “Compensation Warrants”). Every Compensation Warrant is exercisable to accumulate one Widespread Share at an train value of $6.50 per Compensation Share till March 17, 2023 The lead investor within the Providing was Soleus Capital with further participation by Avidity Companions, Sphera Funds, Pura Vida Investments, Jennison Associates and different healthcare specialised institutional buyers.

As at March 31, 2021 Area Journey had unrestricted money and money equivalents, funds held in belief and short-term investments of $111,817,443.

Operational Highlights

On January 7, 2021, the Firm introduced, topic to completion of a ultimate website inspection, that its Toronto clinic has been chosen as a trial location for a MAPS-sponsored research on the protection, feasibility and preliminary outcomes of MDMA-assisted remedy to deal with consuming issues (the “Consuming Dysfunction Research”), together with Anorexia Nervosa. Area Journey will likely be internet hosting MAPS-trained therapists who will likely be offering MDMA-assisted remedy to an preliminary cohort of people affected by Anorexia Nervosa, and amassing security, feasibility and preliminary consequence information. Area Journey additionally introduced that it’s changing into a monetary supporter of MAPS, committing to creating an annual contribution of $50,000. Web site choice is carried out independently by MAPS Public Profit Company and is unaffected by charitable contributions to MAPS.

On January 26, 2021, Area Journey introduced the opening of a location in Atlanta, GA. The opening of the Atlanta clinic represents Area Journey’s fifth working location and the primary in 2021.

On January 28, 2021, the Firm introduced that its frequent shares have been authorised for buying and selling on the OTCQX® Finest Market (“OTCQX”) retaining its present image FTRPF. On the time, Area Journey’s Widespread Shares and Warrants continued to commerce on the CSE.

On February 9, 2021, Area Journey introduced the official opening of the Area Journey Pure Merchandise Restricted Analysis and Growth Laboratory for Psychedelic Fungi in Mona, Jamaica (the “Jamaica Facility”). The Jamaica Facility, which opened as a part of Area Journey’s beforehand introduced strategic partnership with the College of West Indies, is the world’s first authorized analysis and cultivation facility devoted completely to psilocybin-producing mushrooms and different plant-based psychedelics. The work on the new facility will leverage the analysis and growth efforts which were carried out by Area Journey at a short lived facility at UWI since January 2020, and will likely be broad-ranging, from genetics, breeding and cultivation work on lots of the 180+ plus recorded species of psilocybin-producing mushrooms, to growing analytical strategies for high quality management, identification of novel molecules, in addition to extractions and formulations for drug growth functions.

Joseph del Ethical, Area Journey’s CEO, mentioned, “Via our strategic and expeditious execution of our marketing strategy in fiscal 2021, Area Journey has emerged as one of many foremost gamers within the psychedelics sector. Amongst different accomplishments, we commenced growth work on, and filed provisional patent functions for, FT-104, our next-generation, psychedelic molecule. The pre-clinical research counsel that FT-104 is a powerful 5HT2A receptor agonist that may be delivered with excessive bioavailability and can produce a reliably short-duration of psychedelic expertise within the vary of two to 4 hours. That is roughly half the period of psilocybin. We accomplished vital optimization and scale-up of the chemistry and GMP-compliant manufacturing is scheduled, in addition to furtherance of the pre-clinical information package deal wanted for human medical research.”

Dr. Ryan Yermus, Area Journey’s Chief Scientific Officer added: “Along with our drug growth work, we opened 4 Area Journey Well being Facilities through the yr, with our fifth and sixth places in Atlanta and Houston opening subsequent to yr finish, with extra places underway. The strategic significance of the clinics is to allow us to gather giant quantities of knowledge on medical outcomes related to the set, setting and therapeutic protocols of psychedelic therapies, to innovate new fashions of care and to establish areas of unmet want in psychedelics.

“We’re additionally excited to be launching new therapeutic applications to extend affected person entry and medical outcomes, together with persevering with remedy for sufferers who’ve accomplished KAP therapies, in addition to group KAP choices. These new choices, together with different initiatives at present in growth, replicate among the insights generated from being an early mover with scale in a real-world medical setting,” added Dr. Yermus.

Mr. del Ethical mentioned, “These initiatives have laid the groundwork for the enterprise to scale in fiscal 2022, together with the anticipated launch of Part 1 medical trials for FT-104, and the continued rollout of our Area Journey Well being Facilities. Since launching these clinics, we’ve demonstrated the exceptional success of our therapies with lots of our sufferers reporting considerably improved melancholy and anxiousness scores which has enabled us to generate a Internet Promoter Rating (NPS)* amongst sufferers who’ve accomplished our therapies of +66. We have now a powerful money place to facilitate the execution of our strategic plan and are assured that our deeply built-in platform, which mixes drug and product growth, psychedelic-assisted therapies and technology-enabled digital care options, will allow us to additional our mission to deliver psychedelic-based therapies to a broader viewers.”

*NPS is a universally acknowledged metric for measuring buyer loyalty. Area Journey’s rating of +66 is predicated on affected person suggestions scores starting from 0 to 10 for a way doubtless they’re to advocate Area Journey to their buddies and colleagues. In line with Survey Monkey’s world benchmark information, which accounts for the NPS of greater than 150,000 organizations, the typical NPS rating is +32.

Subsequent Developments

On Might 4, 2021, the Firm introduced the opening of its fifth location in america (and sixth general) within the metropolis of Houston, TX. The Houston location is the second Area Journey Well being middle to open in calendar yr 2021. Area Journey additionally introduced that it has entered into leases and has commenced, or will quickly start, development to construct Area Journey Well being facilities in San Diego, CA, San Carlos, CA, Seattle, WA, Washington DC and Fredericton, NB.

On Might 6, 2021, Area Journey introduced that its Widespread Shares grew to become eligible for digital clearing and settlement by The Depository Belief Firm (“DTC”) in america. DTC is a subsidiary of The Depository Belief & Clearing Company, a United States firm that manages the digital clearing and settlement of publicly-traded firms. Securities which might be eligible to be electronically cleared and settled by DTC are thought of “DTC eligible.” This digital technique of clearing securities quickens the receipt of inventory and money and thus accelerates the settlement course of for buyers and brokers, enabling the inventory to be traded over a wider number of brokerage corporations.

On Might 20, 2021, the Firm introduced the appointment of former US Senate Majority Chief Tom Daschle as a Particular Advisor to the Firm. Senator Daschle is likely one of the longest serving Senate Democratic leaders in historical past and one among solely two to serve twice as each Majority and Minority Chief. In 1978, he was elected to the U.S. Home of Representatives, the place he served eight years. In 1986, he was elected to the U.S. Senate and was chosen as Senate Democratic Chief in 1994. Senator Daschle can also be the Founder and CEO of the Daschle Group, a Public Coverage Advisory of Baker Donelson and a authorized and authorities affairs agency that advises purchasers on a broad array of financial, coverage and political points.

On June 7, 2021 Area Journey’s Widespread Shares and Warrants commenced buying and selling on the Toronto Inventory Alternate (“TSX”) beneath the ticker symbols “FTRP” and “FTRP.WT” respectively. The Widespread Shares proceed to commerce on the OTCQX market beneath the image “FTRPF”. In reference to the TSX itemizing, Area Journey’s Widespread Shares and Warrants have been delisted from the Canadian Securities Alternate (“CSE”). At the side of its TSX itemizing, the Firm introduced that it has bolstered its Board of Administrators with the appointments of Barry Fishman and Ellen Lubman. Mr. Fishman is an achieved enterprise chief and Board Director with confirmed success in technique growth, efficiency enhancement and public firm governance, with an expansive world community and deep pharmaceutical information. Ms. Lubman brings almost 20 years of expertise in company and enterprise growth, portfolio strategic planning, monetary technique and investor relations by management roles in small biotech and huge pharma, beginning her profession as a Wall Road fairness analysis analyst.

On June 8, 2021, the Firm introduced that it had utilized to listing its Widespread Shares on the NASDAQ Inventory Market (“NASDAQ”). Prematurely of an anticipated itemizing on NASDAQ, Area Journey will file a Registration Assertion with america Securities and Alternate Fee. The itemizing of Widespread Shares on NASDAQ stays topic to the assessment and approval of the itemizing utility and the satisfaction of all relevant itemizing and regulatory necessities, in addition to effectiveness of the registration assertion. Area Journey will proceed to keep up the itemizing of its Shares on the Toronto Inventory Alternate beneath the image “FTRP”.

The Firm additionally introduced that it anticipates having the ability to start Part 1 human trials for FT-104 and expects to have 20 Area Journey Well being facilities working or beneath development by the tip of December 2021, together with its current and introduced places in New York, NY, Toronto, ON, Los Angeles, CA, Chicago, IL, Houston, TX, Atlanta, GA, San Diego, CA, San Jose, CA, Seattle, WA, Washington, DC, Fredericton, NB and Amsterdam, NL.

Monetary Highlights

For our fourth fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2021, we earned affected person companies revenues of $526,435 from our Toronto, New York, Santa Monica, Chicago and Atlanta clinics, a 66% enhance over our third fiscal quarter affected person companies revenues of $316,329. Internet loss for our fourth fiscal quarter of $7,950,590 was primarily as a consequence of basic and administration bills of $4,636,669, analysis and growth bills of $871,955, gross sales & advertising bills of $675,068, affected person companies bills of $586,328, depreciation and amortization of $539,321, occupancy prices of $433,279 and realized international alternate lack of $532,656. Internet loss for our prior yr’s fourth fiscal quarter of 2020 of $891,240 was primarily as a consequence of basic and administration bills of $1,062,141, gross sales and advertising bills of $165,737, depreciation and amortization of $127,048 and analysis and growth prices of $112,079, partially offset by a realized international alternate achieve of $690,579.

For the fiscal yr ended March 31, 2021, we earned affected person companies revenues of $960,655 from our Toronto, New York, Santa Monica, Chicago and Atlanta clinics, regardless of a short lived closure in Toronto from March to Might 2020 and Chicago and Atlanta contributing revenues solely starting March 2021. We anticipate to scale our income because the variety of sufferers handled at our places will increase, and with the addition of our Houston location, which simply started treating sufferers in Might 2021.

Internet lack of $23,117,607 was primarily as a consequence of basic and administration bills of $11,161,893, analysis and growth bills of $3,417,690, itemizing bills of $2,180,142 relating primarily to the Transaction, gross sales and advertising expense of $1,630,223, affected person companies expense of $1,544,328, realized international alternate lack of $1,578,142, depreciation and amortization of $1,394,404 and occupancy prices of $897,391. Internet loss for the interval ended March 31, 2020 of $2,628,324 was primarily as a consequence of basic and administration bills of $2,310,076, occupancy prices of $317,476, gross sales and advertising bills of $305,710, analysis and growth prices of $193,192 and depreciation and amortization of $146,320, partially offset by a realized international alternate achieve of $667,526.

Chosen Consolidated Monetary Data

The next desk units forth chosen monetary info derived from the Firm’s unaudited condensed interim monetary statements for the three and twelve months ended March 31, 2021 and durations March 31, 2020, ready in accordance with IAS 34 in a way in keeping with the Firm’s annual audited monetary statements.  The next info ought to be learn together with the monetary statements and administration’s dialogue and evaluation, which can be found on the Firm’s web site at www.fieldtriphealth.com and beneath the Firm’s SEDAR profile at www.sedar.com.

  3 months ended   3 months ended   Fiscal 12 months Ended   Interval from April 2,
2019 (Date of
Incorporation) to
   
  March 31, 2021   March 31, 2020   March 31, 2021   March 31, 2020    
  $   $   $   $    
Income          
  Affected person companies 526,435   1,000   960,655   1,000    
  Different income     240      
  526,435   1,000   960,895   1,000    
Working Bills          
  Normal and administration 4,636,669   1,062,141   11,161,893   2,310,076    
  Occupancy prices 433,279   94,624   897,391   317,476    
  Gross sales and advertising 675,068   165,737   1,630,223   305,710    
  Analysis and growth 871,955   112,079   3,417,690   193,192    
  Depreciation and amortization 539,321   127,048   1,394,404   146,320    
  Affected person companies 586,328   9,403   1,544,328   9,403    
  7,742,620   1,571,032   20,045,929   3,282,177    
Different Earnings (Bills)          
  Finance expense (74,214 ) (16,360 ) (252,259 ) (19,907 )  
  Different expense (611,158 ) 695,152   (1,600,172 ) 672,760    
  Itemizing expense (49,033 )   (2,180,142 )    
Internet Loss (7,950,590 ) (891,240 ) (23,117,847 ) (2,628,324 )  
           
Internet Loss per Share – Primary and Diluted (0.18 ) (0.05 ) (0.70 ) (0.26 )  
           
Money and money equivalents 38,469,057   9,590,758          
Funds held in belief 795,516          
Restricted money 588,041   100,000        
Quick-term investments 72,552,870          
Different Receivables 813,761   203,112          
Whole Belongings 126,450,005   12,541,095          
Whole Non-Present Monetary Liabilities 6,426,484   1,078,334          
           

Convention Name

The Firm will conduct a convention name and webcast to assessment its outcomes the next day, Friday, June 25, 2021 at 8:00 am ET. To entry the decision, please dial 1-877-407-9716 or 1-201-493-6779 and supply convention ID 13720523. A stay webcast of the convention name may be accessed through the Occasions and Shows part of the Area Journey Well being Investor Relations web site or through the next hyperlink: http://public.viavid.com/index.php?id=145259

For these unable to attend the stay name, a telephonic replay will likely be accessible till Friday, July 9, 2021. To entry the replay of the decision dial 1-844-512-2921 or 1-412-317-6671 and supply convention ID 13720523. An archived copy of the webcast will likely be accessible on the Occasions and Shows part of the Area Journey Well being Investor Relations web site after the conclusion of the decision. 

About Area Journey Well being Ltd.

Area Journey is a worldwide chief within the growth and supply of psychedelic therapies. With our Area Journey Discovery division main the event of the following technology of psychedelic molecules and conducting superior analysis on plant-based psychedelics and our Area Journey Well being division constructing facilities for psychedelic therapies opening throughout North America and Europe together with the digital and technological instruments that can allow large scale, we assist individuals in want with a easy, evidence-based method to heal and heighten engagement with the world.

Be taught extra at https://www.meetfieldtrip.com, https://www.fieldtriphealth.com and https://www.fieldtriphealth.nl.

Observe us on Twitter and Instagram: @fieldtriphealth

To obtain firm updates about Area Journey and to be added to the e-mail distribution listing please join right here.

For additional info, contact Ronan Levy, Government Chairman and a Director at Area Journey, at 1 (833) 833-1967.

Cautionary Word Concerning Ahead-Wanting Data 

This launch contains forward-looking info inside the which means of Canadian securities legal guidelines relating to Area Journey and its enterprise. Typically however not at all times, forward-looking info may be recognized by means of phrases akin to “anticipate”, “intends”, “anticipated”, “believes” or variations (together with damaging variations) of such phrases and phrases, or state that sure actions, occasions or outcomes “could”, “might”, “would” or “will” be taken, happen or be achieved. Such statements are based mostly on the present expectations and views of future occasions of the administration of Area Journey, and are based mostly on assumptions and topic to dangers and uncertainties. Though the administration of Area Journey believes that the assumptions underlying these statements are cheap, they could show to be incorrect. The forward-looking occasions and circumstances mentioned on this launch could not happen and will differ materially on account of recognized and unknown danger elements and uncertainties affecting the businesses, together with dangers relating to itemizing of our frequent shares on NASDAQ, the timing and outcomes of its analysis and growth applications, the opening of further clinics, the COVID-19 epidemic, the medical clinic business, market situations, financial elements, administration’s skill to handle and to function the enterprise and the fairness markets typically. Though Area Journey has tried to establish necessary elements that would trigger precise actions, occasions or outcomes to vary materially from these described in forward-looking statements, there could also be different elements that trigger actions, occasions or outcomes to vary from these anticipated, estimated or meant. Accordingly, readers mustn’t place undue reliance on any forward-looking statements or info. No forward-looking assertion may be assured. Besides as required by relevant securities legal guidelines, forward-looking statements converse solely as of the date on which they’re made and Area Journey doesn’t undertake any obligation to publicly replace or revise any forward-looking assertion, whether or not on account of new info, future occasions, or in any other case.

Neither the Toronto Inventory Alternate, nor its Regulation Companies Supplier, nor the OTC Markets have authorised the contents of this launch or settle for duty for the adequacy or accuracy of this launch.

Media contacts:
Rachel Moskowitz
Autumn Communications
202-276-7881
press@fieldtriphealth.com

Nick Opich / McKenna Miller
KCSA Strategic Communications
212-896-1206 / 347-487-6197
press@fieldtriphealth.com

Investor contacts:
Elizabeth Barker
KCSA Strategic Communications
212-896-1203
ebarker@kcsa.com

SOURCE Area Journey Well being Ltd.

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