Suparna Gold Corp.

July 04, 2011 08:00 ET

Suparna Gold Completes $10 Million Financing

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 4, 2011) - Suparna Gold Corp. ("Suparna" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:SUG) is pleased to announce that that it has it completed its previously announced private placement of units (each, a "Unit"). Suparna issued a total of 33,333,334 Units at a price $0.30 per Unit for gross proceeds of $10,000,000.20. Each Unit is comprised of one common share in the capital of the Company (a "Common Share") and one-half of one common share purchase warrant (a "Warrant"). Each whole Warrant entitles the holder to purchase one Common Share at any time within 12 months of the date of issuance at a price of $0.50 per Common Share. In connection with the completion of this private placement, Suparna paid aggregate cash finder's fees in the amount of $413,738.48 to eligible finders who introduced subscribers to the private placement. All of the securities issued under the private placement are subject to a four month resale restriction.

Suparna intends to use the net proceeds of this private placement, in part, to complete its previously announced acquisition (the "Transaction") of up to 100% of the voting shares of Orion Resources N.V. ("Orion"), a company incorporated under the laws of Suriname. Orion holds a 100% interest in the Sara Creek Property located in the Brokopondo and Sipalilwini districts of east central Suriname, South America. The Sara Creek Property is comprised of two exploration concessions consisting of 56,920 hectares, located approximately 150 air kilometres south of Paramaribo, the capital city of Suriname. The proceeds of the private placement will remain in escrow until the Transaction is completed, which is expected to occur this week.

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