Vancouver, BC – Ultra Lithium Inc. (TSX-V: ULI) (FSE: QFB) (“ULI” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce that it has closed the second and final tranche of its non-brokered private placement first announced on January 21, 2013. The Company has raised an additional $2,000,000 through the issuance of 40,000,000 units at $0.05 per unit. Combined with the first tranche which closed on March 12, 2013, Ultra has raised a total of $4,500,000.
Each unit consists of one common share and one-half of one common share purchase warrant (“Warrant”) of the Company. Each whole Warrant entitles the holder to acquire an additional common share of the Company at an exercise price of $0.10 per share for a period of two years from the date of issuance of the Warrant.
Ultra agreed to pay aggregate finders’ fees of $67,500 and 6,750,000 shares, being 9% of the total gross proceeds raised on the private placement.
All securities issued under this tranche of the private placement will be subject to a four month hold period expiring August 30, 2013, pursuant to applicable Canadian securities laws and the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange (“Exchange”).
The net proceeds from the private placement will be used primarily to fund the exploration and development of the Company’s Balkans Project in the Republic of Serbia and for general working capital purposes.
The private placement is subject to final acceptance for filing by the Exchange.
On behalf of the Board of Directors
Marc Morin, President & CEO
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