Quadro Announces Approval of Option to Acquire Staghorn Property, Shares for Debt, and Qualifies for Graduation to Tier 2 of the TSX Venture Exchange
The Option Agreement will be subject to a royalty to be granted in favor of Metals Creek and Benton (the "Metals Creek/Benton Royalty"), as well as existing royalties held by Ed Northcott and Gilbert Lushman (the "Northcott/Lushman Royalty"), and by Shawn Rose (the "Rose Royalty"), all as outlined below.
- The Metals Creek/Benton Royalty represents a 3km area of interest that is subject to a 3% NSR in favour of Metals Creek/Benton, 2% of which can be purchased at any time for $2 million;
- The Northcott/Lushman Royalty represents a 3km area of interest that is subject to: (i) a 2% NSR in favour of Ed Northcott and Gilbert Lushman, 1% of which can be purchased at any time for $1 million; and (ii) a 1% NSR in favour of Metals Creek/Benton; and
- The Rose Royalty the together with a 1km area of interest is subject to: (i) a 2% NSR in favour of Shawn Rose, 1% of which can be purchased at any time for $1 million; and (ii) a 1% NSR in favour of Metals Creek/Benton.
Barry Coughlan, President and CEO of Quadro "Management believes that the Staghorn and Rose Gold projects are among the most prospective properties in the region with excellent geology, multiple new gold zones and large land holdings in a very active area where other explorers such as Marathon Gold Corp., Antler Gold Inc. and Torq Resources Inc. have completed extensive exploration efforts with tremendous early success".
Quadro further announces that it has settled $206,550 in debt at $0.10 per share and will be issuing 2,065,500 common shares to TBC Consultants Ltd., a creditor of the Company.
Quadro has been advised by the TSX Venture Exchange (the "Exchange") that by completing the above-noted transactions, and closing the $1.4 million private placement financing (see the Company's news release dated October 5, 2017), the Company qualifies for graduation from NEX to Tier 2 of the Exchange as a Mining Issuer.
Closing of the proposed transactions is subject to the TSXV acceptance of a filing required to be made in respect of the Option, the Consolidation, the Debt Settlement and all other necessary regulatory approvals and acceptances, as well as the other conditions precedent.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
T. Barry Coughlan, CEO
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T. Barry Coughlan
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