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Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) October 16, 2009
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Delaware   001-32145   91-0881481
(State or other jurisdiction
Of incorporation)
  (Commission File Number)   (I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)
CanArgo Energy Corporation
P.O. Box 291, St. Peter Port
Guernsey, British Isles
  GY1 3RR
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code +(44) 1481 729 980
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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The matters discussed in this Current Report on Form 8-K include forward looking statements, which are subject to various risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the results anticipated in such forward looking statements. Such risks, uncertainties and other factors include the uncertainties inherent in oil and gas development and production activities, the effect of actions by third parties including government officials, fluctuations in world oil prices and other risks detailed in the Company’s Reports on Forms 10-K and 10-Q filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The forward-looking statements are intended to help shareholders and others assess the Company’s business prospects and should be considered together with all information available. They are made in reliance upon the safe harbor provisions of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. The Company cannot give assurance that the results will be attained.
Section 1 — Registrant’s Business and Operations
Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement
On June 28, 2006 CanArgo Energy Corporation, (“CanArgo”), entered into a Note and Warrant Purchase Agreement (the “Purchase Agreement”) with Persistency, a Cayman Islands company with limited liability (“Persistency”), relating to the purchase of CanArgo’s 12% Subordinated Convertible Guaranteed Notes, due June 28, 2010 (the “Subordinated Notes”).
On October 16, 2009, CanArgo entered into a further agreement (the “Agreement”) with Persistency whereby Persistency agrees and covenants that prior to December 31, 2009, absent the Company’s consent, or the Subordinated Notes becoming immediately due and payable, or a Change of Control as defined in the Purchase Agreement (other than as a result of a transaction with Persistency or its affiliate), it will not convert or exchange, or seek to convert or exchange, any or all of the Subordinated Notes into shares of common stock of CanArgo, or into any other security convertible or exchangeable into shares of common stock of CanArgo, pursuant to Section 11.7 of the Purchase Agreement.
A copy of the Agreement is attached hereto as Exhibit 10.1.
Section 9 — Financial Statements and Exhibits
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
    (d) Exhibits:
Exhibit No.   Exhibit Description
Form of Agreement dated as of October 16, 2009 between CanArgo Energy Corporation and Persistency


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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 thereunto duly authorized.
Date: October 23, 2009  By:   /s/ Jeffrey Wilkins    
    Jeffrey Wilkins, Corporate Secretary