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CALGARY, Dec. 23 /CNW/ - Kallisto Energy Corp. (TSX Venture: KEC) (formerly Arrow Energy Ltd. - AOF) ("Kallisto" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has closed on the first tranche of the previously announced 2,500,000 common share non-brokered private placement by issuing 1,376,510 common shares at $0.42 per common share for gross proceeds of $578,134.20. The common shares issued in connection with the private placement are subject to a hold period under applicable securities laws of four months, expiring on April 24, 2010. Insider participation in the private placement totalled $124,950 or approximately 22%. Kallisto now has 15,012,447 common shares issued and outstanding.
A second closing of this private placement is expected to be held on or about January 5, 2010.
Kallisto is a Calgary-based junior resource company engaged in the exploration, development and production of natural gas and oil primarily in Alberta.
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SOURCE Kallisto Energy Corp.
For further information: For further information: Robyn Lore, President and CEO, Telephone: (403) 237-9996, Facsimile: (403) 264-0416