July 24, 2009, Calgary, Alberta: Antioquia Gold Inc. (TSX-V: AGD) is pleased to announce the closing, subject to TSX Venture Exchange ("TSX-V") approvals, of the previously announced private placement pursuant to TSX-V Policy 4.1 and shares for debt settlement pursuant to TSX-V Policy 4.3.
AGD will issue 8,009,058 units under the private placement at $0.10 per unit for cash consideration of $800,905.83 where one unit is comprised of one common share and one half of one common share purchase warrant where a full warrant entitles the holder to purchase one additional common share for $0.30 per share for a period of 24 months expiring on July 25, 2011.
Pursuant to the shares for debt arrangement AGD will issue 2,573,906 units at $0.10 per unit for conversion of convertible loans plus accrued interest in the amount of $257,390.61 where one unit is comprised of one common share and one half of one common share purchase warrant where a full warrant entitles the holder to purchase one additional common share for $0.30 per share for a period of 24 months expiring on July 25, 2011; will issue 666,701 common shares to a Director at $0.10 per share for conversion of convertible loans plus accrued interest in the amount of $66,670; and will issue 714,423 common shares to two Officers at $0.10 per share for settlement of some of the debt owed to the Officers in the amount of $71,442.30.
Upon approvals AGD will issue a total of 11,964,089 shares for a total of 38,115,298 common shares outstanding, and issue 5,291,482 common share purchase warrants for 15,820,732 total warrants outstanding.
AGD is a Calgary based mineral exploration company focused on searching out precious metals and other mineral opportunities in Colombia. AGD's principal asset is its Cisneros Project, located 70 kilometers northeast of Medellin in the Department of Antioquia, Colombia.
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