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WINNIPEG, Feb. 24, 2015 /CNW/ - San Gold Corporation (TSX: SGR) ("San Gold" or the "Company") announces that it has obtained an order approving, among other things, additional debtor-in-possession financing from B Asset Holdings LLC (the "Lender") in an amount up to US$3.5 million pursuant to a term sheet between the Company and the Lender dated February 18, 2015.
San Gold also announces that is has obtained a secured loan in the amount of US$1,956,691 from the Lender pursuant to the financing in accordance with the above noted order. The loan is evidenced by a secured demand promissory note (the "Note") issued to the Lender by San Gold. The Note is secured by a debtor-in-possession charge granted to the Lender over all of the assets of San Gold. The Note bears interest in the amount of 14% per annum and interest is payable monthly, in advance. The Note is subject to a 3% commitment fee payable to the Lender. The Note is repayable on demand or in certain other circumstances at the option of the Lender. In the event of non-repayment of the Note and certain other promissory notes of San Gold by April 30, 2015, the Lender shall be granted a 1% royalty fee on the Manitoba mineral properties of San Gold until such time as the Note and certain other promissory notes of San Gold have been repaid. The Note is not convertible into other securities of San Gold.
The net proceeds from the loan will be used by San Gold to fund its operations.
The order and other materials relating to the proceeding may be found at the website of MNP Ltd. at http://mnpdebt.ca/en/corporate-insolvency/corporate-engagements/pages/details.aspx?title=san-gold-corporation.
About San Gold
San Gold is an established Canadian gold producer, explorer, and developer that owns and operates the Rice Lake Mining Complex near Bissett, Manitoba. San Gold is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "SGR".
No stock exchange, securities commission or other regulatory authority has approved or disapproved the information contained herein. This news release includes certain "forward-looking statements". All statements, other than statements of historical fact included in this release are forward-looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties.
Any statements that express or involve discussions with respect to predictions, expectations, beliefs, plans, projections, objectives, assumptions or future events or performance (often, but not always, using words or phrases such as "expects" or "does not expect", "is expected", "anticipates" or "does not anticipate", "plans", "estimates" or "intends", or stating that certain actions, events or results "may", "could", "would", "might" or "will" be taken, occur or be achieved) are not statements of historical fact and may be "forward-looking statements." Forward-looking statements are subject to a variety of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual events or results to differ from those reflected in the forward-looking statements.
There can be no assurance that forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the Company's expectations include those factors discussed in the section entitled "Other MD&A Requirements and Additional Disclosure and Risk Factors" in the Company's most recent quarterly Management's Analysis and Discussion ("MD&A"). Although the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially, there may be other factors that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements.
SOURCE San Gold Corporation
For further information: For further information on San Gold, please visit www.sangold.ca or contact: Greg Gibson, President and CEO; Mandeep Rai, Chief Financial Officer; Toll Free: 1 (855) 585-4653, [email protected]