Cyprium Mining Corporation
TSX VENTURE : CUG

Cyprium Mining Corporation

August 25, 2014 23:57 ET

Cyprium Mining Corporation Announces Proposed Private Placement

MONTREAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Aug. 25, 2014) -

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Cyprium Mining Corporation (TSX VENTURE:CUG) ("Cyprium" or the "Corporation") is pleased to announce that it intends to complete on or before September 2nd, 2014 a private placement of up to 5,500,000 units (the "Units") at a price of $0.14 per Unit for gross proceeds of up to $770,000 (the "Offering"). Each Unit will be comprised of one (1) common share in the capital of the Corporation ("Common Share") and one (1) share purchase warrant of the Corporation ("Warrant"). Each Warrant will be exercisable into one Common Share at an exercise price of $0.28 expiring two (2) years from the date of issuance.

Cyprium may engage finders or agents to act as agents of Cyprium in connection with the Offering, and in connection therewith may pay finders and agents a cash commission of up to 8% of the proceeds of the Offering that result from such parties efforts, subject to compliance with applicable securities laws. The finders and agents may also be granted warrants to purchase up to 8% of the number of Units sold under the Offering, with each warrant entitling the holder to purchase one Unit at $0.14 per Unit for a period of eighteen months from the closing of the Offering.

The net proceeds made available through the sale of the Units will be used by the Corporation to pay for the costs of the Offering, development of the Corporation's Las Cristinas mining project in Mexico including the drilling program described in the Corporation's June 19, 2014 news release, for working capital and general corporate purposes.

The Offering is subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange. Pursuant to applicable securities laws, all securities issued pursuant to the Offering will be subject to a hold period of four months following the closing of the Offering.

About Cyprium

Cyprium Mining Corporation is a mining exploration company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "CUG". Cyprium is a mineral exploration company which targets the acquisition and generation of mining projects located solely in Northern Mexico that have a potential for profitable precious and base metal open pit and underground production. The Corporation's main project is the Las Cristinas copper/silver project located in Chihuahua State, Mexico. Cyprium owns 51% of Coyame Copper SA de CV ("Coyame Copper"), a Chihuahua, Mexico based mining exploration company and has an option to increase its stake in Coyame Copper to 70% for a consideration of US $1.2 million payable over a period of eighteen months following the exercise of the option. Coyame Copper's Las Cristinas Project consist of four adjacent exploration concessions (Las Cristinas, La Parrita, La Verde and La Lagrimosa) covering 684 hectares. Coyame Copper also owns production assets located outside the town of Coyame, Mexico.

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

The securities of Cyprium being offered have not been, nor will be, registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold within the United States or to, or for the account or benefit of, U.S. persons absent U.S. registration or an applicable exemption from U.S. registration requirements. This release does not constitute an offer for sale of securities in the United States.

Except for historical information contained herein, this news release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties, including without limitation, statements pertaining to the closing of the Offering including Cyprium's ability to obtain necessary approvals from the TSX Venture Exchange. Actual results may differ materially. Cyprium will not update these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof. More detailed information about potential factors that could affect financial results is included in the documents filed from time to time with the Canadian securities regulatory authorities by Cyprium.

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