Brick Brewing has announced a bulk purchase of its shares. The Canadian brewer said late last week that Liquid Investments, Inc. purchased 650,000 common shares of Brick Brewing at a price of C$0.50 per share in a private transaction. The purchased shares represent approximately 5.2% of the current outstanding common shares of Brick Brewing.

As a result of the transaction, Liquid Investments, a company controlled by Ron Fowler, a director of Brick Brewing, now owns 2,462,500 common shares of Brick Brewing, which represent approximately 19.8% of the outstanding common shares of Brick Brewing.

Fowler also holds options granted under Brick Brewing's Stock Option Plan to acquire 25,000 common shares of Brick Brewing at a price of C$0.71 per share, expiring on 30 April next year.
In the aggregate, Liquid Investments and Fowler are deemed under applicable securities law to beneficially own 2,487,500 Brick Brewing common shares, which represent approximately 19.9% of the issued and outstanding Brick Brewing common shares.

The brewer said that Liquid Investments purchased these common shares for investment purposes. Liquid Investments and Fowler have no present intention to increase their beneficial ownership of or control or direction over Brick Brewing common shares.