CALGARY, AB, April 13, 2016 – Margaux Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:MRL) (“Margaux” or the “Corporation”) announces that its previously announced shares for debt application has been approved by the TSX Venture Exchange and an aggregate of 173,592 common shares (“Common Shares”) of Margaux at a deemed price of $0.20 per Common Share have been issued to certain of Margaux’s service providers. With the issuance of the Common Shares pursuant to the shares for debt application, the debts owing to such service providers, in the amount of $34,718.50, have been fully extinguished.
The Common Shares issued pursuant to this transaction will be subject to a hold period of 4 months and one day from the date of issuance.
Additionally, Margaux confirms that it has received approval from the TSX Venture Exchange for the issuance of its previosuly announced unsecured promissory note (the “Note”) of the Corporation to an arm’s length third party. Pursuant to the Note, the Corporation may advance up to $180,000 to be used for the payment of certain option payments (the “Option Payments”) between April 1, 2016 and March 31, 2017 pursuant to the Corporation’s option agreement dated November 8, 2013 between Sultan Minerals Inc. and Margaux, as amended on each of January 22, 2014, October 26, 2015, December 31, 2015, February 11, 2016 and March 30, 2016. The Note bears interest at a rate of 7.5% per annum, payable in arrears on the first business day of the following calendar month, and shall be payable in cash on or before March 31, 2017 (the “Repayment Date”). On the Repayment Date, at the sole option of the holder of the Note, the principal amount of the Note may be repaid by conversion into Common Shares at a value of $0.25 per Common Share or by a combination of cash and Common Shares. Any accrued but unpaid interest on the Note shall be payable in cash unless otherwise agreed between the Corporation and the holder of the Note and subject to applicable regulatory approvals.
About Margaux Resources Ltd.: Margaux is a publicly traded mineral exploration company based in Calgary, Alberta. The Corporation has an option on the previously producing Jersey Emerald tungsten-zinc mine, located in southeastern British Columbia.
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