CA: TSX.V: OCG
US: OTCPK: MRDD.F
DE: DB: MRG1
February 22, 2019, Vancouver, British Columbia – Outcrop Gold Corp. (TSXV: OCG) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has closed its non-brokered private placement, previously announced on February 6, 2019.
The Company has raised gross proceeds of $2,719,852 through the issuance of 13,599,260 units (the “Units”) at a price of $0.20 per Unit (the “Offering”). Each Unit consists of one common share of the Company and one common share purchase warrant (each a “Warrant”). Each Warrant entitles the holder to acquire an additional common share at a price of $0.40 per share for a period of 5 years from the closing date.
All securities issued in connection with the Offering are subject to a 4-month hold period expiring on June 23, 2019 as prescribed by the TSX Venture Exchange and applicable securities laws. The proceeds from the Offering will be used to advance exploration on projects in Colombia and to fund potential acquisitions in Colombia, and for general working capital. There were aggregate cash finders’ fees of $12,500 paid in connection with the Offering.
A director of the Company participated in the Offering and subscribed for 1,274,760 Units. The participation of the director is considered to be a “related party transaction” pursuant to Multilateral Instrument 61-101 Protection of Minority Shareholders in Special Transactions (“MI-61-101”) and TSX Venture Exchange Policy 5.9. The Company determined that exemptions from the formal valuation and minority shareholder approval requirements of MI 61-101 were available for the related party transaction pursuant to Section 5.5(a) and Section 5.7(1)(a) of MI 61-101.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Joseph (Joe) Hebert, Chief Executive Officer
Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.