Orestone Mining Corp. (TSX Venture Exchange–Symbol: ORS) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the non brokered private placement announced on June 6th, 2013 has closed. The Company has issued 1,779,410 units (“Units”) at a price of $0.085 per Unit for aggregate gross proceeds of $151,250 (the “Private Placement”). Each Unit consisted of one common share of the Company and one-half of one common share purchase warrant. Each whole warrant (“Warrant”) will be exercisable for one common share of the Company at a price of $0.14 until June 20, 2014.
The Company has paid to certain arm’s length finders a fee of 7 per cent of the aggregate gross proceeds of the Private Placement consisting of $1,488 in cash.
All securities issued under the Private Placement, including the common shares issuable pursuant to the exercise of the Warrants, will be subject to a four-month hold period which will expire on October 20, 2013.
The net proceeds of the Private Placement will be added to general working capital. With working capital of approximately $800,000 the Company is now well funded to undertake the next phase of drilling on the Company’s Captain Gold/Copper Porphyry Property near Ft. St. James, British Columbia, drilling is anticipated to begin in the coming weeks.
ON BEHALF OF ORESTONE MINING CORP.
President and CEO
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