Radius Gold Inc.
TSX VENTURE : RDU

Radius Gold Inc.

April 16, 2015 08:30 ET

Radius Completes Purchase of Royalty on Bayovar 12 Phosphate Project

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - April 16, 2015) - Radius Gold Inc. (TSX VENTURE:RDU) is pleased to announce that it has completed the purchase from Focus Ventures Ltd. ("Focus") (TSX VENTURE:FCV) of a royalty equal to 2% of Focus's 70% interest in future phosphate production from the Bayovar 12 concession for the sum of US$1.0 million. Under the terms of the purchase agreement, Focus has the right for 12 months to buy back one-half of the royalty for US$1.0 million. If Radius decides to sell any of its royalty interest in the future, Focus will retain a first right of refusal.

About Radius

Radius has been exploring for gold, primarily in Latin America, for over a decade. The Company has a strong treasury and is looking for project acquisition and investment opportunities across the globe. Please call toll free 1-888-627-9378 or visit our web site (www.radiusgold.com) for more information.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

Simon Ridgway, President and CEO

Symbols: TSXV-RDU

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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Forward-looking statements contained herein are based on the assumptions, beliefs, expectations and opinions of management, including but not limited to: that the Company's activities will be in accordance with its public statements and stated goals; that all required approvals will be obtained; that there will be no material adverse change affecting the Company or its investments or properties; and such other assumptions as set out herein. Forward-looking statements are made as of the date hereof and the Company disclaims any obligation to update any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or results or otherwise, except as required by law. There can be no assurance that forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, investors should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements.

Contact Information

  • Contact: Simon Ridgway
    200 Burrard Street, Suite 650, Vancouver, BC V6C 3L6
    Tel: 604-801-5432; Toll free 1-888-627-9378
    Fax: 604-662-8829
    Email: info@goldgroup.com
    Website: www.radiusgold.com