OTTAWA, June 29, 2011 /CNW/ - Northern Shield Resources Inc. ("Northern
Shield") [TSX-V: NRN] is pleased to announce that it has completed a
non-brokered private placement (the "Private Placement") for gross
proceeds of approximately $2.5 million by issuing 4,900,000 common
shares at $0.25 per common share and 4,026,704 common shares on a
flow-through basis at $0.33 per common flow-through share. No warrants
were issued. A total of $37,500 in finders' fees were paid in
connection with the Private Placement. The Private Placement is subject
to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.
The proceeds from the Private Placement will be used for exploration on
Northern Shield's Highbank Lake and Wabassi properties, other
properties and for general corporate purposes.
The principal participant in the financing was Anglo Pacific PLC of
The securities issued under the Private Placement are subject to a hold
period of four months and a day from the date of their issuance.
Northern Shield is an innovative, results-driven Canadian company
focused on Platinum Group Element (PGE) exploration in Canada and
copper-zinc-silver exploration on its Wabassi properties in northern
Ontario. Its mission is to create a successful mineral exploration
company through technical excellence and efficient management, where
success is measured by the identification and development of
high-quality mineral exploration projects, which may ultimately be
optioned, sold or developed for maximum return on investment.
No stock exchange, securities commission or other regulatory authority
has approved or disapproved the information contained herein.
SOURCE NORTHERN SHIELD RESOURCES INC.
For further information:
Please visit our website at www.northern-shield.com or contact:
Northern Shield Resources Inc.
Ian Bliss President and CEO
Tel.: (613) 232-0459
Fax: (613) 232-0760