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TORONTO, April 29 /CNW/ - Moss Lake Gold Mines Ltd. ("Moss Lake") is pleased to announce that it has obtained a $2,000,000 loan (the "Loan") from Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. ("Wesdome") as was originally announced by press release on April 25, 2011. In
consideration therefor, Moss Lake issued to Wesdome a convertible
unsecured promissory note having a two year term and bearing interest
at a rate of 8% per annum (the "Note"). The principal amount of the Note is to be convertible into common
shares in the capital of Moss Lake (each a "Moss Lake Share" or a "Share") at $0.50 per Share. The Note remains subject to regulatory approval,
including the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange (the "TSXV").
At present, Wesdome owns approximately 57.5% of the issued and
outstanding Moss Lake Shares and Wesdome and Moss Lake have certain
directors and officers in common. If Wesdome converts the principal
amount of the Note into Moss Lake Shares, Wesdome will acquire an
additional 4,000,000 Moss Lake Shares (or an additional 3.36% of the issued and outstanding
Moss Lake Shares as at today's date). Moss Lake is currently indebted
to Wesdome in the amount of approximately $334,000.
Moss Lake intends to use the proceeds of the Loan to develop its Moss
Lake property and for working capital and general administrative
In accordance with National Instrument 45-102 - Resale of Securities and Policy 3.2 of the TSXV Corporate Finance Manual, the Note and the
Moss Lake Shares issuable upon conversion of all or any part of the
Note are subject to a four month hold period expiring on August 30,
The Moss Lake Shares trade on the TSXV under the symbol "MOK". Moss
Lake currently has 46,434,679 Shares issued and outstanding.
Neither the TSXV nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is
defined in the policies of the TSXV) accepts responsibility for the
adequacy or accuracy of this press release.
Except for statements of historical fact contained herein, the
information in this press release may constitute "forward-looking
information" within the meaning of Canadian securities law. Other than
statements of historical fact, all statements are "forward-looking
statements", including, without limitation, the use of proceeds of the
Loan, that involve various known and unknown risks and uncertainties
and other factors, such as market conditions. There can be no assurance
that such statements will prove accurate. Results and future events
could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements.
Readers of this press release are cautioned not to place undue reliance
on these "forward-looking statements". Except as otherwise required by
applicable securities statutes or regulation, Moss Lake expressly
disclaims any intent or obligation to update publicly forward-looking
information, whether as a result of new information, future events or
SOURCE Moss Lake Gold Mines Ltd.
For further information:
George Mannard, P.Geo. - President
8 King Street East, Suite 1305
Toronto, ON M5C 1B5
Toll Free: 1-866-4-WDO-TSX
Phone: 416-360-3743, Fax: 416-360-7620
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Website: www.mosslakegold.com