Timmins Gold Corp.

Timmins Gold Corp.

December 16, 2013 06:00 ET

Timmins Gold Announces Extension of Credit Facility With Sprott Resource Lending Partnership

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Dec. 16, 2013) - Timmins Gold Corp. (TSX:TMM)(NYSE MKT:TGD) is pleased to report that it has agreed with Sprott Resource Lending Partnership (the "Lender") to an extension to the term of its existing $18 million credit facility. The extension is subject to final documentation.

The new credit agreement will have a term of 12 months from January 1, 2014. Interest will be payable at the rate of 9% per annum. Payment of the principal amount outstanding will be made at the end of the term. In consideration of the extension, a bonus payment of 300,000 common shares of Timmins Gold will be issued to the Lender at a deemed price of $1.20 per share. The shares will be subject to a four month hold period.

Neither the TSX nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX) nor the New York Stock Exchange MKT accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

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