Cornish Metals Inc. (TSX-V/AIM: CUSN) (“Cornish Metals” or the “Company”), a mineral exploration and development company focused on its projects in Cornwall, United Kingdom, announces the exercise of warrants for 825,000 common shares without par value in the share capital of the Company ("New Shares") for an aggregate consideration of C$72,750 (£41,070).
500,000 warrants were exercised at a price of 10 cents per New Share and 325,000 warrants were exercised at a price of 7 cents per New Share.
The 825,000 New Shares will rank pari passu with the existing shares and application has been made for the New Shares to be admitted to trading on AIM ("Admission"). It is expected that Admission will become effective and dealings in the New Shares will commence at 8:00am on or around 24 February 2021. The New Shares will also trade on the TSX Venture Exchange.
Following Admission, Cornish Metals’ Issued and Outstanding share capital will consist of 267,970,157 shares. The Company does not hold any shares in treasury. Shareholders may use this figure as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company.
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ABOUT CORNISH METALS
Cornish Metals completed the acquisition of the South Crofty tin and United Downs copper / tin projects, plus additional mineral rights located in Cornwall, UK, in July 2016 (see Company news release dated July 12, 2016). The additional mineral rights cover an area of approximately 15,000 hectares and are distributed throughout Cornwall. Some of these mineral rights cover old mines that were historically worked for copper, tin, zinc, and tungsten.
For additional information please contact:
In North America:
Irene Dorsman at (604) 210 8752.
SP Angel Corporate Finance LLP
(Nominated Adviser & Joint Broker) Tel: +44 203 470 0470
Hannam & Partners
(Joint Broker) Tel: +44 207 907 8500
(Financial PR/IR-London) Tel: +44 207 138 3204
Tim Blythe firstname.lastname@example.org
Megan Ray email@example.com
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
“Richard D. Williams”
Richard D. Williams, P.Geo
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Caution regarding forward looking statements
This news release contains "forward-looking statements", including but not limited to, statements with respect to the Admission; the continued listing and trading of the Common Shares on the TSX-V; the Fundraising; the use of proceeds of the Fundraising; the expected commencement of future exploration programs at the United Downs and the South Crofty Mine; and the material change report to be filed in connection with the Fundraising.
Forward-looking statements, while based on management's best estimates and assumptions at the time such statements are made, are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to be materially different from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements, including but not limited to: risks related to receipt of regulatory approvals, risks related to general economic and market conditions; risks related to the COVID-19 global pandemic and any variants of COVID-19 which may arise; risks related to the availability of financing; the timing and content of upcoming work programs; actual results of proposed exploration activities; possible variations in Mineral Resources or grade; failure of plant, equipment or processes to operate as anticipated; accidents, labour disputes, title disputes, claims and limitations on insurance coverage and other risks of the mining industry; changes in national and local government regulation of mining operations, tax rules and regulations.
Although Cornish Metals has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in forward-looking statements, there may be other factors that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Cornish Metals undertakes no obligation or responsibility to update forward-looking statements, except as required by law.