SOURCE: Lithium Exploration Group, Inc.

January 06, 2014 09:00 ET

Lithium Exploration Group Restructures Debt With Largest Debt Holder

Deal Eliminates $1.1 Million From Balance Sheet and Saves Company 5.5 Million Shares of Dilution

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - Jan 6, 2014) - Lithium Exploration Group Inc. (OTCQB: LEXG) announced today that over the weekend it finalized a deal that will eliminate over 1.1MM in convertible debentures from its balance sheet. The deal calls for the issuance of a Class B preferred class of stock in the company to the debt holder.

"JDF Capital believes strongly enough in all that we are doing that they have agreed to extinguish their debt in our company in exchange for a preferred class of capital stock and take a lower conversion rate on the only outstanding debenture that they will hold post transaction," commented CEO Alex Walsh. "This deal will clean up our balance sheet as we execute on the commercialization of the ultrasonic technology and our entry into the waste disposal industry in Canada."

About Lithium Exploration Group
Lithium Exploration Group is a US-based exploration and development company focused on the acquisition and development potential of lithium brines and other precious metals that demonstrate high probability for near-term production. Currently the company is focused on its Western Canada lithium assets, testing its Ultrasonic Generator Technology and the acquisition of oil and gas related assets in Western Canada. Lithium Exploration Group is a fully reporting company traded on the OTCQB under the symbol LEXG. Website: www.lithiumexplorationgroup.com.

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