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VANCOUVER, Nov. 24, 2011 /CNW/ - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce that it has closed the private placement equity
financing previously announced on November 4, 2011 (the "Offering")
with Canaccord Genuity Corp. (the "Underwriter"). The Company has
issued 3,450,000 units at a price of $2.10 per unit for gross proceeds
Each Unit shall consist of one common share of the Company and one half
of one common share purchase warrant (each whole warrant, a
"Warrant"). Each Warrant shall be exercisable into one common share of
the Company for a period of 24 months from closing at an exercise price
The Underwriter will receive a cash fee on the sale of the Units equal
to 6% of the gross proceeds raised and broker warrants ("Broker
Warrants") equal to 6% of the Units issued pursuant to the Offering.
Each Broker Warrant shall be exercisable for one common share of the
Company at a price of C$2.45 at any time up to 24 months after closing.
The Company intends to use the net proceeds raised under the Offering
for exploration of the Batero-Quinchia Gold Project, Colombia and for
general working capital purposes.
This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation
of an offer to buy any of the securities in the United States. The
securities have not been and will not be registered under the United
States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "U.S. Securities Act")
or any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold within the
United States or to U.S. Persons unless registered under the U.S.
Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or an exemption
from such registration is available.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF
BATERO GOLD CORP.
President & CEO
FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS: This press release contains forward-looking
statements. Forward-looking statements are statements that are not
historical facts and are generally, but not always, identified by the
words expects, plans, anticipates, believes, intends, estimates,
projects, potential and similar expressions, or that events or
conditions will, would, may, could or should occur. Although the
Company believes the expectations expressed in such forward-looking
statements are based on reasonable assumptions, such statements are not
guarantees of future performance and actual results may differ
materially from those in forward looking statements. Forward-looking
statements are based on the beliefs, estimates and opinions of the
Company's management on the date such statements were made. The Company
expressly disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any
forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information,
future events or otherwise.
Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider
(as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
SOURCE Batero Gold Corp.
For further information:
Batero Gold Corp.
Tel: 604.568.6378 or