Cerro de Pasco Announces Amended Convertible Loan Financing
MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC, CANADA — (June 18, 2021) Cerro de Pasco Resources Inc. (CSE : CDPR) (OTCMKTS: GPPRF) (Frankfurt : N8HP) (“CDPR” or the ”Company”) announces that it has entered into an amended and restated agreement to increase the capital amount under an existing convertible loan financing from $1,000,000 (the “Original Loan”) to $1,500,000 (the "Loan"). For details regarding the Original Loan, please refer to the press release of the Company dated October 16, 2020.
The Loan is repayable in one year with interest at 10% per year. The Loan will be used for general working capital purposes in advancing the Company’s Quiulacocha tailings retreatment Project in Peru. The Loan is convertible, at the option of the lender, in common shares of the Company, at $0.50 per share, which represents approximately 50% premium over the closing price of the Company’s shares on June 14, 2021. An aggregate of 1,857,143 common share purchase warrants (the “Warrants") were also issued to the lender. Each Warrant entitles the holder to acquire an additional common share at a price of $0.50 until June 15, 2023. The Warrants were issued in replacement of the warrants issued under the Original Loan, which could be exercised at a price of $0.60 until October 15, 2022.
Any securities issued pursuant to the Loan are subject to a hold period expiring on October 16, 2021.
About Cerro de Pasco Resources
Cerro de Pasco Resources Inc. is a resource management company, founded in 2012 and publicly listed in 2018, with the purpose of treating and reprocessing all dumps, tailings, mining waste and material resources in the Cerro de Pasco Region in Peru. Our ambition is to restore long-term sustainability to the mining activity in the Cerro de Pasco Region, in harmony with a healthy and motivated local population. Our team brings first-hand experience and ideas based on innovative solutions and a holistic approach, aiming to create numerous opportunities in a circular economy.
Guy Goulet, CEO
Forward-Looking Statements and Disclaimer
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