Northern Peru Copper Corp.
TSX : NOC

Northern Peru Copper Corp.

April 26, 2007 15:49 ET

Northern Peru Copper Corp. New Issue

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - April 26, 2007) -

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Northern Peru Copper Corp. (the "Company") (TSX:NOC) has today entered into an agreement with a syndicate of underwriters led by Raymond James Ltd. and including Salman Partners Inc. and Canaccord Capital Corp. (the "Underwriters"), under which the Underwriters have agreed to buy on a private placement basis 2,000,000 common shares from the Company at a price of $8.40 per common share. Closing is expected to occur on or about May 15, 2007.

The Offering is being made in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Ontario, and is subject to the approval of regulatory authorities. The securities offered have not been registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of the securities in any State in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful.

Contact Information

  • Northern Peru Copper Corp.
    Mr. David Strang
    (604) 687-0407