The Futura Loyalty Group Inc.

The Futura Loyalty Group Inc.

June 30, 2009 16:37 ET

The Futura Loyalty Group Raises $620,000 Through Private Placement

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 30, 2009) - The Futura Loyalty Group Inc. (TSX VENTURE:FUT) (the "Company") today announced that it has completed a second closing of its private placement that was previously announced in a press release dated February 17, 2009. The Company raised $620,000 by way of equity units ("Units") in addition to the $400,000 that was raised as set out in the press release dated April 6, 2009. The combined amount of $1,020,000 exceeded the amount of capital required to be raised pursuant to a loan agreement described in press releases dated February 17, 2009 and April 21, 2009.

Each Unit cost $0.04 and consists of one common share of the Company (a "Common Share") and one Common Share purchase warrant ("Common Share Warrant"). Each Common Share Warrant gives the holder the right to purchase one Common Share at a price of $0.07 for a period of 12 months from the closing date and $0.10 for a 12 month period commencing on the first anniversary of the closing date.

Belweather Capital Partners acted as agent to complete the financing and will be paid a cash commission of 6% of the gross proceeds of the financing on orders raised by Belweather and a reduced commission on proceeds from investors sourced by the Company. In addition, Belweather has been granted 510,000 broker warrants giving it the right to purchase Common Shares at an exercise price of $0.05 per Common Share for a period of 12 months from the closing date and $0.10 for a 12 month period commencing on the first anniversary of the closing date. David Beutel and David Campbell are shareholders of Belweather and are also directors of the Company.

All of the securities issued on the closing date are subject to restrictions on resale until October 31, 2009 as prescribed under applicable securities laws and the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange ("TSXV"). The private placement is subject to final approval by the TSXV. The Company currently has 133,146,554 common shares issued and outstanding.

The Company also welcomes Jeffrey Mandel to the Board of Directors. Jeffrey has a wealth of experience in the financial and investment industries with both private and public companies. Jeffrey will be replacing David Lacey who has served as a board member since 2004 but decided to not seek re-election to the board at the recently held annual general meeting of the shareholders. David has provided invaluable counsel and knowledge both as a board member and when he was part of management and the Company.

"We are pleased to welcome Jeffrey to the board of directors", says Mark Farrell, President and CEO of Futura. "Jeffrey brings great experience garnered from senior financial roles at both private and publicly traded companies. We also want to thank David for all his efforts and advice over the years. We will miss his formal commitment but look forward to his continued support for the Company as a shareholder".

About The Futura Loyalty Group Inc.

The Futura Loyalty Group offers mid size retail chains and service companies access to three different national coalition loyalty programs: Futura Rewards, Aeroplan® and StudentSaver, enabling businesses to cost-effectively target consumers in various life stages and socio-economic groups.

Futura also develops co-branded and customized programs, allowing organizations to develop cost-efficient custom loyalty solutions by applying their branding to Futura's advanced suite of loyalty applications; its proprietary Offer Management System, the newly developed web-based reward issuance application, an array of point of sale systems issuance integrations, its advanced merchant transactional reporting interface (Futura Intelli-Terminal) and its website content management module.

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