VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Metallis Resources Inc. (TSX-V:MTS) (“Metallis” or the “Company”) further to its news release dated April 6, 2017 and May 8, 2017, the Company has closed the second and final tranche of its private placement raising proceeds of $157,320. This is in addition to the $338,980 raised in the first tranche, for total proceeds of $496,300.
The Company has issued 874,000 Units at a price of $0.18 per Unit. Each $0.18 Unit consists of one (1) common share of the Company (each, a “Share”) and one-half (1/2) of one non-transferable share purchase warrant (each whole warrant, a “Warrant”). Each Warrant is exercisable for the purchase of one (1) additional Share at a price of $0.35 per Share for a period of two (2) years.
All warrants issued in connection with this financing are subject to an acceleration clause. If in the two year period and after the expiry of the 4 month hold period, the Company may accelerate the expiry date to 30 days after the last of ten (10) consecutive days if and whereby the closing price of the Company’s shares is greater than or equal to $0.50 per share.
All securities issued under the private placement are subject to a hold period expiring four months and one day from the date of issuance pursuant to applicable Canadian securities laws and the rules of the TSX Venture Exchange. The closing of the Private Placement is subject to TSX Venture Exchange approval. Directors and management subscribed for $46,800 of the second tranche closing.
Proceeds from the private placement will be used for general working capital and the 2017 exploration program. The exploration program will be carried out in two phases over the course of the summer.
On behalf of the Board of Directors:
/s/ “Fiore Aliperti”
Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
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