Cadillac Ventures Inc.

Cadillac Ventures Inc.

June 14, 2010 17:31 ET

Cadillac Closes First Tranche of Private Placement and Increases Size of Financing

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 14, 2010) -


Cadillac Ventures Inc. (TSX VENTURE:CDC) ("Cadillac" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has closed a portion of the private placement announced on June 1, 2010 for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately $1 million. On closing, Cadillac issued 2,876,000 units ("Units") and 1,484,000 flow-through units ("Flow-Through Units"). Each Unit was issued at $0.22 and consists of one common share and one-half of one warrant. Each Flow-through Unit was issued at $0.25 and consists of one "flow-through" common share and one-half of one warrant. Each whole warrant will be exercisable for 24 months for one common share at $0.35.

Cadillac is also pleased to announce that, due to investor demand, it has increased the size of the private placement by approximately $860,000 for aggregate gross proceeds of up to $4.61 million. The proceeds from the financing will principally be used for exploration expenditures in respect of Cadillac's work projects and for general working capital purposes.

In connection with the closing, Cadillac paid a cash finder's fee totalling $53,898 and issued 228,800 compensation options to registrants in connection with closing of the first tranche of the offering. Each compensation option entitles the holder to purchase one common share of Cadillac at a price of $0.35 per share for one year.

All of the securities issued in the first tranche of the private placement are subject to a four-month statutory hold period, which will expire on October 12, 2010.

About Cadillac

Cadillac is a development-focused exploration company which has the past-producing Thierry Property near Pickle Lake in Northern Ontario, several exploration projects in Spain in joint venture with MATSA and three Canadian exploration projects, located in regions that have been historically active.

The Thierry Property encompasses the past producing Thierry Mine which ceased production in 1982 leaving mineralization in situ. In addition to the Thierry mine project Cadillac wholly owns the New Alger project, a previously productive gold mine, located outside of Cadillac, Quebec, where the Company has entered into a joint venture agreement with Renforth Resources Inc. for a three year $2.5 million exploration program. In Spain, the Company is joint venture partner with Minas de Aguas Tenidas, S.A.U. regarding the exploration of 12 different investigation licenses surrounding the Aguas Tenidas Mine in the Iberian Pyrite Belt of southern Spain. The Burnt Hill Project is a 51% owned tungsten tin project located outside of Fredericton, New Brunswick. The Company also holds the Pickle Gold project comprised of 21 claims in the vicinity of 3 historically productive gold mines near Pickle Lake, and the Kirkland Gold project, located about 15 kilometres west of the town of Kirkland Lake.

Forward Looking Statements

This news release may contain certain forward-looking statements under applicable securities laws. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, are forward looking. Forward-looking statements are frequently identified by such words as 'may', 'will', 'plan', 'expect', 'believe', 'anticipate', 'estimate', 'intend' and similar words referring to future events and results. Forward-looking statements are based on the current opinions and expectations of management. All forward-looking information is inherently uncertain and subject to a variety of assumptions, risks and uncertainties, including the speculative nature of mineral exploration and development, fluctuating commodity prices, the risks of obtaining necessary licences and permits and the availability of financing, as described in more detail in the Company's securities filings available at Actual events or results may differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements and the reader is cautioned against placing undue reliance thereon. Cadillac assumes no obligation to revise or update these forward-looking statements except as required by law. All dollar amounts are in Canadian dollars unless otherwise noted.

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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