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 14, 2020

 

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)

  

15915 Katy Freeway

Suite 450, Houston, Texas

 

77094

(Address of principal executive offices)

 

(Zip Code)

 

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (281) 404-4387

 

Not applicable.

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

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instructions A.2. below):

  

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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act: None.

 

Title of each class

 

Trading Symbols(s)

 

Name of each exchange on which registered

N/A

 

N/A

 

N/A

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

 

Emerging growth company  ☐

 

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.  ☐

 

 

 

    

Item 3.02 Unregistered Sales of Equity Securities.

 

On July 14, 2020, Viking Energy Group, Inc. (the “Company”) issued 11,065,574 shares of Company common stock to Radium2 Capital, Inc. (“Radium”) in full satisfaction and conversion of the promissory note issued by the Company to Radium on July 3, 2020, in the amount of $1,350,000. The issuance of these shares to Radium was made in reliance on the exemptions from registration provided by Sections 3(a)(9) and 4(a)(2) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Rule 506(b) promulgated thereunder, as the common stock was issued in exchange for debt of the Company held by Radium, there was no additional consideration for the exchange, there was no remuneration for the solicitation of the exchange, there was no general solicitation, Radium was an accredited investor, and the transaction did not involve a public offering. 

  

 

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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.

 

 

 

 

Date: July 14, 2020

By:

/s/ James Doris

 

 

Name:

James Doris

 

 

Title:

President & CEO

 

 

 

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