May 5, 2020 – Vancouver, B.C. – Belmont Resources Inc. (TSX-V: BEA), (Frankfurt: L3L2), (the “Company”). Further to the Company’s news releases dated March 31, 2020 and April 28, 2020, the Company announces that it has been oversubscribed on its previously announced $180,000 (6.0 million units) non-brokered private placement and closed on $199,665 (6,655,500 units) priced at $0.03/Unit.
The Company will close its final tranche of the private placement and issue 2,200,000 units at a price of $0.03 for gross proceeds of $66,000. Each unit will comprise of one common share and one transferable share purchase warrant (a “Warrant”). Each whole warrant will permit the holder to acquire one additional common share of the Company at a price of $0.05 for two years from closing.
A finder’s fee of $1,680 cash and 56,000 warrants has agreed to be paid/issued to Haywood Securities Inc. on the final tranche.
The use of proceeds will be for continued exploration on its existing properties in the Greenwood Gold Camp. This will account for approximately $30,000. The balance of $36,000 will maintain existing operating expenses as follows: Regulatory Fees – $2,500; Office Rent & Communication expenses – $7,000; Transfer Agent Fees -$2,500; Legal & Accounting – $10,000; Management Fees – $5,000; Finder’s fees $1,700; Outstanding Payables & Unallocated Working Capital -$7,300. While the Company intends to spend the proceeds from the Financing as stated above, there may be circumstances where, for sound business reasons, funds may be reallocated at the discretion of the Board.
The pricing of the private placement was made in reliance on the temporary relief measures established by the TSX Venture Exchange Bulletin dated April 7, 2014. The price per common share was set at the last trading price on the TSX Venture Exchange before the issuance of the initial press release.
All securities issued under this private placement, the shares that may be issuable on the exercise of the warrants, and the finder’s warrants are subject to a statutory hold period expiring four months and one day from issuance. The closing of the private placement financing, including the issuance of the securities and the finder’s fees are subject to TSX Venture xchange approval.
About Belmont Resources Inc.
Belmont Resources Inc. is a Canadian based resource company traded on the TSX-V under the symbol “BEA”. The Company is systematically exploring and acquiring gold properties in Southern British Columbia and Northern Washington State.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
George Sookochoff, CEO/President
Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as the term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.
This Press Release may contain forward-looking statements that may involve a number of risks and uncertainties, based on assumptions and judgments of management regarding future events or results that may prove to be inaccurate as a result of exploration and other risk factors beyond its control. Forward looking statements in this news release include statements about the possible raising of capital and exploration of our properties. Actual events or results could differ materially from the Companies forward-looking statements and expectations. These risks and uncertainties include, among other things, that we may not be able to obtain regulatory approval; that we may not be able to raise funds required, that conditions to closing may not be fulfilled and we may not be able to organize and carry out an exploration program in 2020, and other risks associated with being a mineral exploration and development company. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this news release and, except as required by applicable laws, the Company assumes no obligation to update these forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results differed from those projected in the forward-looking statements.