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THE UNITED STATES/
TORONTO, Oct. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Oremex Silver Inc. (TSXV: OAG) (OTCQX: ORAGF) (FRANKFURT: OSI) (the "Company") today announced that it has closed the equity portion of the
non-brokered private placement (the "Equity Private Placement") previously disclosed by the Company on September 7, 2012. The Equity
Private Placement raised gross proceeds of $750,000 through the issue
of 13,636,364 units of the Company (the "Share Units"), each Share Unit consisting of one common share (a "Share") and one common share purchase warrant (a "Warrant"), at a purchase price of $0.055 per Share Unit. Each Warrant is
exercisable into Shares at a price of $0.10 per Share, expiring in five
(5) years from the date of issue.
In connection with the Equity Private Placement, the Company will pay a
finder's fee consisting of 250,000 Shares.
All securities issued under the Equity Private Placement will be subject
to a four-month hold period, in addition to such other restrictions as
may apply under applicable securities laws in jurisdictions outside of
Canada. The closing of the Equity Private Placement remains subject to
the final approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.
Additional Equity Private Placement
The Company also announced that it intends to complete an additional
non-brokered private placement (the "Additional Private Placement") of up to 12,500,000 units of the Company (the "Additional Units"), each Additional Unit consisting of one Share and Warrant, at a
purchase price of $0.06 per Additional Unit for aggregate gross
proceeds of up to $750,000. Each Warrant is exercisable into Shares at
a price of $0.10 per Share, expiring in five (5) years from the date of
In connection with the Additional Private Placement, the Company may pay
finder's fees of up to 7% of the gross proceeds of the Additional
Private Placement and broker warrants of up to 7% of the number of
Additional Units sold pursuant to the Additional Private Placement,
subject to the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange.
All securities issued under the Additional Private Placement will be
subject to a four-month hold period, in addition to such other
restrictions as may apply under applicable securities laws in
jurisdictions outside of Canada. The Additional Private Placement is
subject to the receipt of necessary approvals, including the approval
of the TSX Venture Exchange.
This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation
of an offer to buy any of the company's securities in the United
States. The securities have not been and will not be registered under
the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the 1933 Act), or
any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold within the
United States or to U.S. persons unless registered under the 1933 Act
and applicable state securities laws, or an exemption from such
registration is available.
About Oremex Silver Inc.
Oremex Silver Inc. is a Canadian company focusing on the exploration and
development of silver projects along the highly productive mineralized
belt in Mexico. The Company has a portfolio of silver projects
including a mineral resource of 50.8 million ounces of silver at its
Tejamen deposit. The Company's projects are located in mining-friendly
jurisdictions and the Management Team has successful track record of
mine building in Mexico.
Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
Certain statements contained in this news release may constitute
forward-looking information, (collectively "forward-looking
information") within the meaning of Canadian securities laws.
Forward-looking information may relate to this news release and other
matters identified in Oremex Silvers' public filings, anticipated
events or results and can be identified by terminology such as "may",
"will", "could", "should", "expect", "plan", "anticipate", "believe",
"intend", "estimate", "projects", "predict", "potential", "continue" or
other similar expressions concerning matters that are not historical
facts and include, but are not limited in any manner to, those with
respect to capital and operating expenditures, economic conditions,
availability of sufficient financing, receipt of approvals,
satisfaction of closing conditions and any and all other timing,
development, operational, financial, economic, legal, regulatory and/or
political factors that may influence future events or conditions. Such
forward-looking statements are based on a number of material factors
and assumptions, including, but not limited in any manner, those
disclosed in any other public filings of Oremex Silver, and include the
ultimate availability and final receipt of required approvals,
sufficient working capital for development and operations, access to
adequate services and supplies, availability of markets for products,
commodity prices, foreign currency exchange rates, interest rates,
access to capital markets and other sources of financing and associated
cost of funds, availability of a qualified work force, availability of
manufacturing equipment, no material changes to the tax and regulatory
regime and the ultimate ability to execute its business plan on
economically favourable terms. While we consider these assumptions to
be reasonable based on information currently available to us, they may
prove to be incorrect. Actual results may vary from such
forward-looking information for a variety of reasons, including but not
limited to risks and uncertainties disclosed in other Oremex
Silver filings at www.sedar.com and other unforeseen events or circumstances. Other than as required by
law, Oremex Silver does not intend, and undertakes no obligation, to
update any forward looking information to reflect, among other things,
new information or future events.
Neither the TSX Venture nor its Regulation Service Provider (as that
term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture) accepts
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.