CONFEDERATION MINERALS LTD. (TSX VENTURE: CFM.V) (www.confederationmineralsltd.com) is pleased to announce an increase of the non-flow through offering (the “Offering”) announced on January 5, 2011 from 7,142,857 units (the “Units”) at a price of $0.28 per Unit for gross proceeds of up to $2,000,000 up to 9,642,857 Units @$0.28 for gross proceeds of up to $2,700,000. As previously announced, each Unit will consist of one common share and one share purchase warrant and each warrant will entitle the holder to purchase one further common share in the capital of the Company at a price of $0.45 per share for a period of one year from the closing of the Offering.
The Company may pay a finder’s fee on all or a portion of the Offering within the maximum amount permitted by the TSX Venture Exchange.
Closing of the Offering is subject to a number of conditions, including receipt of all necessary corporate and regulatory approvals, in particular approval of the TSX Venture Exchange. All securities issued in connection with the Offering will be subject to a statutory hold period of four months plus a day from the date of issuance in accordance with applicable securities legislation.
The proceeds from the Offering will be used to fund exploration programs on the Company's Newman Todd gold prospect in the Red Lake gold camp and for general working capital and corporate purposes.
On behalf of the Board of Confederation Minerals Ltd.
Lawrence A. Dick, Ph.D., P.Geo, President and CEO
Lawrence A. Dick, Ph.D., P.Geo
Confederation Minerals Ltd.
President and CEO
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