Quadra Mining Ltd.

Quadra Mining Ltd.

April 14, 2009 19:36 ET

Quadra Mining Ltd. Announces Over-Allotment Option Exercised for Bought-Deal Financing

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 14, 2009) -


Quadra Mining Ltd. (TSX:QUA) ("Quadra" or the "Company") announces that the syndicate of underwriters, led by Macquarie Capital Markets Canada Ltd., and including Raymond James Ltd., BMO Capital Markets, GMP Securities L.P. and Paradigm Capital Inc has exercised its over-allotment option for Quadra's bought deal that was announced on March 20, 2009. As a result, an additional 2,430,000 Common Shares will be issued at the Offering Price of CDN $4.65 per share for additional gross proceeds of CDN $11,299,500. In the aggregate, 18,630,000 Common Shares will be issued at the opening of Thursday April 16, 2009, for gross proceeds of CDN $86,629,500.

The net proceeds are intended to be used to refinance the existing project debt, pay obligations to project contractors and complete development of the Franke Project, as well as for general working capital and corporate purposes.

This press release is not an offer of securities for sale in the United States. Securities may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an exemption from registration. Any public offering of securities to be made in the United States will be made by means of a prospectus that may be obtained from Quadra and that will contain detailed information about Quadra and management, as well as financial statements.

About Quadra:

Quadra is a British Columbia corporation based in Vancouver and is a mining company whose principal assets are the Robinson Mine in Nevada, producing copper and gold, the Carlota Mine in Arizona, the Sierra Gorda advanced exploration copper-molybdenum project in Chile and the Malmbjerg molybdenum development project in Greenland. Quadra recently acquired all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Centenario Copper Corporation, whose principal asset is the Franke SX/EW, heap leach project in northern Chile. The Company has the goal of becoming a mid-tier base metals development and operating company with interests in a number of advanced exploration, development and producing properties.

Contact Information

  • Quadra Mining Ltd.
    Sophie Taylor
    Manager, Investor Relations
    (604) 689-8550
    Quadra Mining Ltd.
    Paul Blythe
    President & CEO
    (705) 444-1316
    Website: www.quadramining.com