Vancouver, May 27, 2019 – PRIZE MINING CORPORATION (TSX-V: PRZ, Frankfurt: MQSP, OTCQB: PRZFF) (the “Company or “Prize”) is pleased to announce that, further to its news release of May 1, 2019, it has closed the first tranche of a non-brokered private placement (the “Offering”) of 25,200,000 common shares (the “Shares”) at a price of $0.025 per Share for gross proceeds of $630,000.
The Offering is made pursuant to a discretionary waiver of the $0.05 minimum pricing requirement granted by the TSX Venture Exchange (the “Exchange”).
All securities issued in connection with the first tranche of the Offering are subject to a statutory hold period expiring on September 28, 2019 in accordance with applicable securities legislation. The Offering is subject to Exchange final acceptance.
The Company intends to complete a second tranche of the Offering in the near future including confirmed support from several current major shareholders.
One insider of the Company was issued 1,200,000 Shares for gross proceeds of $30,000, which constituted a “related party transaction” within the meaning of Multilateral Instrument 61-101 – Protection of Minority Security Holders in Special Transactions (“MI 61-101”). The issuance to the insider is exempt from the formal valuation and minority shareholder approval requirements of MI 61-101 as the fair market value of the Shares issued to or the consideration paid by such insider did not exceed 25% of the Company’s market capitalization.
About Prize Mining Corporation
Prize is a junior mining issuer listed on the TSX Venture Exchange. Prize is focused on the exploration and development of the Manto Negro Copper Property in Mexico, the Kena Gold Property in BC and the Carscallen Gold Property in Timmins, Ontario . Find out more at: www.prizemining.com
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of the securities in any state in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful. The securities issued, or to be issued, under the Offering have not been, and will not be, registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from registration requirements.
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