Toronto, Ontario–(Newsfile Corp. – June 26, 2020) – First Mexican Gold Corp. (TSXV: FMG) (“FMG” or the “Company“) is pleased to announce that further to its press release of June 15, 2020, the Company has closed the second and final tranche of its previously announced non-brokered private placement by issuing, in the second tranche, an aggregate of 4,248,722 charity-flow through units (each, a “Charity FT Unit“) of the Company at a price of $0.18 per Charity FT Unit for gross proceeds of $764,769.96.
In the first tranche, the Company issued 6,360,961 units (each, a “Unit“) of the Company at a price of $0.135 per Unit and 2,510,000 flow-through units of the Company (each, a “FT Unit“) at a price of $0.15 per FT Unit for gross proceeds of $1,235,229.73, for aggregate gross proceeds of $2 million upon closing the first and second tranches of the private placement (the “Offering“).
Each Unit is comprised of one common share (each, a “Common Share“) in the capital of the Company and one Common Share purchase warrant (each, a “Unit Warrant“). Each Unit Warrant partially comprising the Units entitles the holder thereof to acquire one additional Common Share at a price of $0.18 for a period of two (2) years from the date of issuance.
Each FT Unit is comprised of one Common Share, issued on a flow-through basis (each, a “FT Share“) and one-half of one Common Share purchase warrant, issued on a non-flow-through basis (each, whole warrant a “Warrant“). The FT Shares will qualify as “flow-through shares” within the meaning of subsection 66(15) of the Income Tax Act (Canada). Each Warrant partially comprising the FT Units entitles the holder thereof to purchase one additional Common Share, issued on a non-flow-through basis, at a price of $0.18 for a period of two (2) years from the date of issuance.
Each Charity FT Unit is comprised of one Common Share, issued on a flow-through basis (each, a “Charity FT Share“) and one-half of one Warrant, exercisable at a price of $0.18 per Common Share for a period of two (2) years from the closing date of the second tranche of the Offering. The Charity FT Shares will qualify as “flow-through shares” within the meaning of subsection 66(15) of the Income Tax Act (Canada).
In connection with the Offering the Company paid certain eligible persons (each, a “Finder“): (i) a cash commission in the aggregate of $57,182.96, being equal to 8% of the gross proceeds of the Offering for the subscribers of Units, FT Units and Charity FT Units introduced to the Company by such Finder; (ii) an aggregate of 162,320 finder warrants (each, a “Finder Warrant“); and (iii) an aggregate of 298,046 broker warrants (each, a “Broker Warrant“), being equal to 8% of the aggregate number of Units, FT Units and/or Charity FT Units, as applicable, sold by such Finder under the Offering. Each Broker Warrant is exercisable at a price of $0.135 per Unit for a period a two (2) years from the date of issuance. Each Unit having the same composition as the Units issued under the Offering. Each Finder Warrant is exercisable at a price of $0.18 per Common Share for a period of two (2) years from the date of issuance. The closing of the Offering is subject to certain conditions including, but not limited to, the receipt of all necessary approvals including the final approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.
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