Silvermex Resources Ltd.

Silvermex Resources Ltd.

March 02, 2007 09:45 ET

Silvermex Resources Ltd. Announces $1.6 Million Unit Offering

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - March 2, 2007) - Silvermex Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SMR) has engaged Canaccord Capital Corp. as lead agent in connection with a best efforts private placement of 2.0 million units at a price of $0.80 per Unit (the "Unit") for total gross proceeds of $1.6 million. Each Unit will consist of one common share and one-half of a non-transferable common share purchase Warrant. Each whole Warrant will entitle the holder to purchase one additional common share of the Company at a price of $1.00 for a period expiring 24 months from closing. The Agent's compensation will include a cash commission of 8% of the gross proceeds of the Offering, of which the Agent may elect to be paid in Units, a corporate finance fee of 30,000 Units and Agent's Warrants equal to 8% of the units sold through the Offering, exercisable for a period of one year from the date of closing of the Offering. The Units are subject to a hold period of four months.

The proceeds will be used principally to fund resource expansion and step out exploration on the Penasco Quemado property, for geophysics and drilling on the Cerro de Plata property and for general corporate purposes. The proceeds may also be used to help fund the acquisition of new projects.

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