Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd.

Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd.

November 22, 2007 11:13 ET

Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd. Announces Firm Underwriting Offering of Common Shares

DENVER, COLORADO--(Marketwire - Nov. 22, 2007) -


Further to it press release dated November 21, 2007, Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:FO) ("Falcon" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has priced its previously announced public offering of the common shares of the Company. The offering will be conducted as an underwritten offering, with a syndicate of underwriters led by Orion Securities Inc. and including Evergreen Capital Partners Inc. (the "Underwriters") agreeing to purchase 100,000,000 Common Shares at a price of $0.40 per share (the "Offering Price") for aggregate gross proceeds of $40,000,000.

The Company has granted the Underwriters an over-allotment option, exercisable in whole or in part, in the sole discretion of the Underwriters at any time up to 30 days following the closing of the offering, to acquire up to an additional 15,000,000 of the common shares at the Offering Price to cover over-allotments, if any, and for market stabilization purposes.

Falcon Oil expects to use the net proceeds from the offering for completion of the three existing well bores and for general working capital, as determined and approved by the board of directors of the Company.

Closing of the offering is expected to occur on or about December 11, 2007 and is subject to certain conditions, including but not limited to, receipt of all necessary securities regulatory approvals, including the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.

This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any of the securities in the United States. The securities have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "U.S. Securities Act") or any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold within the United States or to U.S. Persons unless registered under the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or an exemption from such registration is available.
About Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd.

Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd. is a British Columbia corporation which is in the business of oil and gas exploration and production. It has operations in Hungary through its wholly-owned subsidiary TXM Oil and Gas Exploration, LLC, and in Romania through its wholly-owned subsidiary JVX Energy Corporation.

In the interests of providing Company shareholders and potential investors with information regarding the Company, including the Company's assessment of its and its subsidiaries' future plans and operations, certain statements included in this press release may constitute forward-looking information or forward looking statements (collectively, "forward-looking statements"). All statements contained herein that are not clearly historical in nature are forward-looking, and the words "anticipate", "believe", "expect", "estimate" and similar expressions are generally intended to identify forward-looking statements. Similarly, forward-looking statements in this press release include, but are not limited to anticipated developments of the Company's drilling project in Hungary and the timing thereof, the Company's drilling project in Romania and the timing thereof, capital investment levels and the allocation thereof, pipeline capacity, government royalty rates, reserve and resources estimates, the level of expenditures for compliance with environmental regulations, site restoration costs including abandonment and reclamation costs, exploration plans, acquisition and disposition plans including farm-out plans, net cash flows, geographic expansion and plans for seismic surveys. In addition, please note that statements relating to "reserves" or "resources" are deemed to be forward-looking statements, as they involve the implied assessment, based on certain estimates and assumptions, that the reserves and resources described can be profitably produced in the future. Such statements represent the Company's internal projections, estimates or beliefs concerning, among other things, an outlook on the estimated amounts and timing of capital expenditures, anticipated future debt levels and incentive fees or revenues or other expectations, beliefs, plans, objectives, assumptions, intentions or statements about future events or performance.
These statements are only predictions. Actual events or results may differ materially. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in the forward-looking statements are reasonable, it cannot guarantee future results, levels of activity, performance or achievement since such expectations are inherently subject to significant business, economic, competitive, political and social uncertainties and contingencies. Many factors could cause the Company's actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in any forward-looking statements made by, or on behalf of, the Company and the foregoing list of important factors is not exhaustive. These forward-looking statements made as of the date hereof disclaim any intent or obligation to update publicly any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or results or otherwise. Company shareholders and potential investors should carefully consider the information contained in the Company's filings with Canadian securities administrators at www.sedar.com before making investment decisions with regard to the Company.

The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd.
    Alexander Hubbard-Ford
    +44 (0) 79 8448-1541
    Weber Shandwick
    Peter Duda / JJ Risi
    (212) 445-8213 / (212) 445-8224