Canadian Arrow Completes Final Tranche of Private Placement



    VANCOUVER, May 19 /CNW/ - Canadian Arrow Mines Limited (CRO: TSX-V) (the
"Company") is pleased to announce that it has closed the final tranche of its
previously announced non-brokered private placement pursuant to which it
issued 2,350,000 units at a price of $0.05 per unit for gross proceeds of
approximately $117,500 (the "Offering") and for total gross proceeds from all
closings of $402,500. Each Unit is comprised of one common share of the
Company and one-half of one common share purchase warrant (each whole such
warrant being referred to herein as a "Warrant").
    Each Warrant entitles the holder thereof to purchase one common share of
the Company (a "Warrant Share") for a period of 24 months following the
closing at an exercise price of $0.10. In the event that the closing price of
the outstanding common shares of the Company on the TSX Venture Exchange is in
excess of $0.15 for a period of 20 consecutive trading days at any time after
the closing, the Company may, at its option, accelerate the expiry date of the
Warrants by giving notice to the holders thereof and in such case the Warrants
will expire at 4:00 p.m. (Toronto time) on the date which is the earlier of:
(i) the 30th day after the date on which such notice is given by the Company;
and (ii) the date which is 24 months after the closing. The securities issued
in connection with the offering are subject to a four month hold period.
    In connection with the Offering the Company paid a commission to a
registered dealer in the amount of $1,000.
    Proceeds from the placement will be utilized by the Company for general
working capital purposes.
    The Company has 79,197,522 shares outstanding following the completion of
the Offering.

    About Canadian Arrow:

    Canadian Arrow Mines Limited (CRO-TSXV) is an experienced exploration and
mine operating team that is focused on acquiring and developing economically
viable nickel sulphide deposits near existing infrastructure. Arrow operates
in northwestern Ontario, Canada, near the towns of Kenora and Dryden. The
company's main priority is the Kenbridge Nickel Project, a nickel-copper
sulphide deposit containing over 44,000 tonnes of nickel in a measured and
indicated resource totaling 7.1m tonnes at an average of 0.62% Ni and 0.33%
Cu. (Sedar, Aug 2008).

    This press release may contain "forward-looking statements" within the
meaning of the Canadian securities legislation and the United States Private
Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are
made as of the date of this press release and the Company does not intend, and
does not assume, any obligation to update these forward-looking statements.

    
    Neither 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.
    





For further information:

For further information: visit the website at www.canadianarrowmines.ca,
or call toll free, 1-877-262-6354, or contact Canadian Arrow Mines, Ltd., R.
Kim Tyler, P. Geo, President, Tel: (705) 673-8259, E-mail:
kim@canadianarrowmines.ca; CHF Investor Relations, Julia Clark, Director of
Communications, Tel: (416) 868-1079 ext. 236, E-mail: julia@chfir.com


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890