SOURCE: Falco Resources Ltd

Falco Resources Ltd

February 03, 2017 15:48 ET

Falco Announces Granting of Stock Options

MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - February 03, 2017) - Falco Resources Ltd ("Falco" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: FPC) announces that the Board of Directors approved the grant of incentive stock options to directors, officers and key employees to purchase up to an aggregate of 1,532,700 common shares in the capital stock of the Company. Grants are subject to a three-year vesting period and a five-year term at an exercise price of $0.98 per share.

About Falco

Falco Resources Ltd. is one of the largest mineral claim holders in the Province of Québec, with extensive land holdings in the Abitibi Greenstone Belt. Falco owns 74,000 hectares of land in the Rouyn-Noranda mining camp, which represents 70% of the entire camp and includes 13 former gold and base metal mine sites. Falco's principal property is the Horne 5 Project located in the former Horne Mine that was operated by Noranda from 1927 to 1976 and produced 11.6 million ounces of gold and 2.5 billion pounds of copper. Osisko Gold Royalties is the largest shareholder of the Corporation and currently owns 13.2% of the outstanding shares of the Corporation.

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