TORONTO, June 16, 2015 /CNW/ - Richmond Minerals Inc. (TSX-V: RMD) ("Richmond" or the "Corporation") is pleased to announce the closing of its previously announced non-brokered private placement financing for aggregate gross proceeds of $638,772 (the "Offering"). The Offering consisted of the sale of 566,000 flow-through units ("FT Units") at $0.12 per FT Unit and the sale of 5,708,852 hard dollar units ("HD Units") at $0.10 per HD Unit.
Each FT Unit will consist of one common share in the capital stock of Richmond ("Common Share") issued on a flow-through basis and a ½ Common Share purchase warrant ("FT Warrant"). Two FT Warrants will entitle the holder purchase one Common Share a price of $0.20 per Common Share until the date which is 18 months following the closing date of the Offering, whereupon the FT Warrants expire. Each HD Unit will consist of one Common Share and one Common Share purchase warrant ("HD Warrant"). Each HD Warrant will entitle the holder to acquire one Common Share for $0.20 for a period of 18 months from the date of issuance. The securities issued pursuant to the Offering will be subject to a four month and one day statutory hold period.
Richmond intends to use the net proceeds from the Offering to fund continued exploration on Richmond's Swayze Gold Property and for general working capital purposes. The Offering is subject to certain conditions including, but not limited to, the receipt of all necessary approvals, including the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange ("TSX-V") and applicable securities regulatory authorities.
Richmond is also pleased to announce that shareholders voted in favour of all Director Nominees, the appointment of Wasserman Ramsay, Chartered Accountants as auditors for the Corporation, and the approval of the Corporation's rolling stock option plan at Richmond's Annual and General meeting which took place May 29, 2015.
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SOURCE Richmond Minerals Inc.
For further information: Warren Hawkins, P. Eng, Exploration Manager at (416) 603-2114.