UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

FORM 8-K

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

 

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 3, 2017

 

Viking Energy Group, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

Nevada

 

000-29219

 

98-0199508

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

 

(Commission

File Number)

 

(IRS Employer

Identification Number)

 

1330 Avenue of the Americas, Suite 23 A, New York, NY

 

10019

(Address of principal executive offices)

(zip code)

 

(212) 653-0946

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

 

_____________________________________________ 

(former name or former address, if changed since last report)

 

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ITEM 2.03 CREATION OF A DIRECT FINANCIAL OBLIGATION.

 

The disclosure in Item 8.01 below is incorporated by reference herein.

 

ITEM 3.02 UNREGISTERED SALES OF EQUITY SECURITIES.

 

The disclosure in Item 8.01 below is incorporated by reference herein.

 

ITEM 8.01 OTHER EVENTS.

 

On July 3, 2017, Viking Energy Group, Inc. (“Viking”) borrowed $1,000,000 from private lenders pursuant to a 10% Secured Convertible Promissory Note (the “Note”), arranged through a licensed broker/dealer, with the primary terms of the loan being as follows: (i) Term – 12 months; (ii) Rate – 10% per annum; (iii) Security – security interest against and pledge of all of the membership interests/units of Viking’s subsidiary, Mid-Con Petroleum, LLC, pursuant to a Security and Pledge Agreement (the “Security Agreement”); (iv) Conversion – the lenders have a right to convert up to 50% of the Note into common stock of Viking at a price of $0.25 per share, subject to certain ownership restrictions; (v) Warrants – the lenders were given an option to purchase, within the next 5 years, 1,000,000 shares of common stock of Viking at an exercise price of $0.30 per share pursuant to a Common Stock Purchase Warrant (the “Warrant”); and (vi) Stock – the lenders are to be issued a total of 400,000 shares of common stock of Viking.

 

The foregoing descriptions and the terms of the Note, Security Agreement and Warrant are qualified in their entirety by the full text of such agreements, the text and form of which Note, Security Agreement and Warrant are filed as Exhibits 99.1, 99.2, and 99.3, respectively, to, and incorporated by reference in, this report.

 

The shares to be issued in connection with the above-described loan will be issued in reliance on the exemption from registration provided by Section 4(a)(2) of the Securities Act as there was no general solicitation, and the transactions did not involve a public offering.

 

ITEM 9.01 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS

 

The exhibits listed in the following Exhibit Index are filed as part of this report:

 

Exhibit No.

 

Description

 

 

 

99.1

 

Form of Note

99.2

 

Form of Security Agreement

99.3

 

Form of Warrant

 

 
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SIGNATURES

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 

   
 

Viking Energy Group, Inc.

 
 

 

 

Dated: July 6, 2017

By:

/s/ James Doris

 

 

James Doris

 
 

 

CEO & Director

 

 

 

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