CALGARY, Oct. 28, 2013 /CNW/ - US Oil Sands Inc. ("US Oil Sands" or the "Company") (TSXV: USO) confirms receipt of remaining subscription proceeds from
the previously announced $81 million private placement financing (the "Financing") with strategic investors Blue Pacific Investments Group Ltd. (through
Oil Associates, S.A.), Anchorage Capital Group, L.L.C. (through ACMO
S.à.r.l.) and Spitfire Ventures, LLC and certain accredited investors.
Pursuant to the second closing of the Financing, the Company issued an
additional 7,068,000 common shares ("Common Shares") to certain accredited investors at a price of $0.15 per Common Share,
completing the Financing of 540,036,331 Common Shares for gross
proceeds of $81,005,450. All Common Shares issued pursuant to the
Financing are subject to a statutory hold period of four months from
the date of each closing.
ABOUT US OIL SANDS INC.
US Oil Sands is engaged in the exploration and development of oil sands
properties and, through its wholly owned United States subsidiary US
Oil Sands (Utah) Inc., has a 100% interest in bitumen leases covering
32,005 acres of land in Utah's Uinta basin. The Company plans to
develop its oil sands properties using its proprietary extraction
process which uses a bio-solvent to extract bitumen from oil sands
without the need for tailings ponds.
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that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
SOURCE: US Oil Sands Inc.
For further information:
US Oil Sands Inc.
Cameron Todd, CEO or Glen Snarr, President and CFO
Suite 1600, 521 - 3rd Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 3T3
Tel: +1 403 233 9366
300 5th Ave. SW, 10th Floor
Calgary, Alberta T2P 3C4
Tel: +1 403 218 2833