Iberian Minerals Corp.

Iberian Minerals Corp.

January 26, 2007 15:53 ET

Iberian Minerals Corp. Confirms Payment of Interest to Dundee Resources Limited

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 26, 2007) - Iberian Minerals Corp. (TSX VENTURE:IZN) - Pursuant to the convertible subordinated debenture (the "Debenture") in the amount of $25,000,000 issued to Dundee Resources Limited ("Dundee") on July 26, 2006, Iberian Minerals Corp. ("Iberian") paid the January 26, 2007 interest payment of $756,164.38 owing to Dundee by the issuance to Dundee of 463,904 common shares in the capital of Iberian (the "Common Shares"). The Debenture bears interest at a rate of 6% per annum, payable semi-annually on January 26th and July 26th in each year. The number of Common Shares was calculated by dividing the $756,164.38 payment owed by the market price of the Common Shares (i.e. the closing price of the Common Shares on January 25, 2007).

Iberian Minerals Corp. trades on the TSX-V under the symbol IZN. As of January 2nd, 2007 there were 163,013,614 shares issued and outstanding.

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  • Iberian Minerals Corp.
    Peter Miller
    (416) 815-8558
    Iberian Minerals Corp.
    Norm Brewster
    (416) 815-8558