Formation Capital Corporation

Formation Capital Corporation

December 20, 2006 15:49 ET

Formation Closes Financing for Saskatchewan Uranium Projects

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 20, 2006) - Formation Capital Corporation (TSX:FCO) (the Company) announces that, through its 100% owned Canadian subsidiary, Coronation Mines Limited (Coronation), it has closed a $150,000 flow-through private placement (the Offering) for the purpose of further developing its Virgin River and Kernaghan Lake northern Saskatchewan Athabasca Basin Uranium projects. These projects are joint ventured with Cameco & Areva, the details of which are more fully described below.

The Company has completed the Offering of 375,000 Units of the Company at a price of $0.40 per Unit. Each Unit is comprised of one flow-through common share and one-half of one non-transferable common share purchase warrant, each whole common share purchase warrant entitling the purchase of one non-flow-through common share of the Company at a price of $0.40 per share for a period of eighteen months from the date of closing of the private placement. The Company has paid cash fees totaling $9,010 in relation to the Offering.

The Virgin River Project totals over 29,000 hectares and lies in the Athabasca Basin of northern Saskatchewan approximately 60 km west of Cree Lake and is under a joint venture agreement with Coronation and UEM Inc., a corporation jointly owned by Cameco Corporation and Areva, formerly Cogema of France. The Athabasca Basin hosts several of the worlds' largest and richest uranium deposits. Coronation currently has a two percent interest in the Virgin River project with a right of first offer to increase its ownership to 10%. Coronation is carried by its J.V. Partners for the first $10 million in exploration expenditures. Cameco Corporation is the operator. More than $8.4 million has been spent to date, including diamond drilling, in the exploration for a large unconformity-type deposit with very significant results being returned to date. Cameco is very encouraged with the exploration results to date and has proposed a budget of $3.3 million for 2007 to continue exploration and development of the project that includes a diamond drill program. Results from the 2006 diamond drill program are expected early in the New Year.

The Kernaghan Lake Project (20% Coronation, 80% UEM) lies west of Wollaston Lake in the north-eastern portion of the Athabasca Basin where Middle Proterozoic, large scale, high grade unconformity uranium deposits occur at the base of the clastic sedimentary sequence and can attain gross metal values in excess of ten billion dollars. The property, located approximately 400 km north of La Ronge, is also joint ventured with Coronation and UEM Inc. with Areva the operator. The target is a Key Lake type uranium deposit, which contained reported reserves of approximately 195 million pounds of uranium oxide. This project lies approximately 15 km northeast along trend of the La Rocque Lake discovery, part of the Dawn Lake Project belonging to Cameco, AREVA and JCU (Canada) Exploration Company Ltd., where a drill intercept of 0.7 m @ 31.9% U3O8 at a depth of 276 meters was reported by operator Cameco. UEM has been drilling the Kernaghan Lake Project and intends to continue drilling with a proposed budget of $430,000 for 2007.

Formation Capital Corporation

Mari-Ann Green, C.E.O.

The statements contained in this news release in regard to Formation Capital Corporation that are not purely historical are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including Formation Capital Corporation's beliefs, expectations, hopes or intentions regarding the future. All forward-looking statements are made as of the date hereof and are based on information available to the parties as of such date. It is important to note that actual outcome and the actual results could differ from those in such forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially include risks and uncertainties such as technological, legislative, corporate, commodity price and marketplace changes.

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