BLAINE, WA, Nov. 26 /CNW/ - Century Mining Corporation (CMM: TSX-V) today announced that, subject to regulatory approval, it will complete a non-brokered private placement of up to C$4,000,000 comprised of units consisting of one common share issued on a flow-through basis and one half of a common share purchase warrant exercisable at a price of $0.30 for 18 months from the date of closing.
The Company will issue 20,000,000 units at an issue price of $0.20 per unit. The proceeds from this offering will be used for the underground drilling of the Lamaque project in Val-d'Or, Quebec. This financing comprises a portion of the $21,000,000 private placement described in the Company's November 2, 2009 press release.
The Company will pay Oberon Capital Corporation for introducing subscribers to the Company a finder's fee of cash equal to 4% of the aggregate gross proceeds, and broker warrants equal to 4% of the aggregate number of flow-through shares. Each broker warrant shall be exercisable for 18 months from the date of issue and shall entitle the holder to purchase a common share of the Company for a price of $0.20. The flow-through share issuance is subject to approval by the TSX Venture Exchange. All of the securities issued under this private placement will be subject to a four-month hold period.
Margaret Kent, President and CEO of Century commented, "This financing is part of the $21 million private placement, the balance of which we expect to close in early December."
About Century Mining Corporation
Century Mining Corporation is a junior gold producer. The Company owns and is working towards the start up of the Lamaque mine in Québec that historically has produced over 9.2 million ounces of gold. In Peru, Century wholly-owned subsidiaries own an 82.6% interest in the San Juan Mine where the Company accounts for 100% of gold production. Total gold production for 2007 and 2008 was 63,124 and 14,252 ounces of gold, respectively.
"Margaret M. Kent"
Chairman, President & CEO
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SOURCE CENTURY MINING CORPORATION
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