THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 20, 2014) - Source Exploration Corp. ("Source" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:SOP) is pleased to announce that it has closed its non-brokered private placement previously announced on December 13, 2013 (the "Private Placement"). The Company has raised $386,250 through the issuance of 5,150,000 units (the "Units") at a price of $0.075 per Unit.
Each Unit consists of one common share of the Company and one common share purchase warrant (each whole warrant, a "Warrant"). Each Warrant will entitle the holder to purchase one common share of the Company for a period of twelve months from the closing date of the Private Placement at a price of $0.125 per common share, provided that the Company will have the right to accelerate the expiry date on notice to the Warrant holders if the closing price of its common shares on a stock exchange in Canada is higher than $0.15 per common share for a period of 20 consecutive trading days after four months from the closing date of the Private Placement, in which case the Warrants will expire 30 days after the date on which such notice is given.
The proceeds from the Private Placement will be used to continue exploration on the Company's Las Minas project located in the State of Veracruz, Mexico, and for general working capital purposes.
In connection with the Private Placement, the Company has paid an aggregate of $22,050 in finder's fees to certain arm's length parties, representing 6% of the proceeds received from subscribers that were introduced by such parties.
Securities issued under the Private Placement will be subject to a four month hold period which will expire four months and one day from the date of closing of the Private Placement. The Private Placement is subject to final acceptance by the TSX Venture Exchange and other customary conditions for a transaction of this nature.
About Source Exploration Corp.
Source is a Canadian based mineral exploration company committed to building long-term value through the discovery, acquisition and advancement of mineral properties. The Company holds an option on the Las Minas gold, silver and copper exploration project located within the Las Minas mining district in the State of Veracruz, Mexico. The district hosts one of the largest underexplored gold - silver - copper skarn systems known in Mexico and has a strong production history that dates back to the Aztec era.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
David Baker, Executive Chairman
CAUTIONARY STATEMENT REGARDING FORWARD-LOOKING INFORMATION: This news release includes certain information that may constitute "forward-looking information" under applicable Canadian securities legislation. Forward-looking information includes, but is not limited to, statements about future, exploration results relating to the Las Minas project, exploration plans for the Las Minas project and the exploration potential of the Las Minas project. Forward-looking information is necessarily based upon a number of estimates and assumptions that, while considered reasonable, are subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors which may cause the actual results and future events to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking information, including the risks identified in the Company's disclosure documents. There can be no assurance that such information will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such information. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking information. All forward-looking information contained in this press release is given as of the date hereof and is based upon the opinions and estimates of management and information available to management as at the date hereof. The Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.
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