Phenom Resources Announces Up To $3,000,000 Private Placement Financing

Phenom Resources Corp. (TSXV: PHNM) (OTCQX: PHNMF) (FSE: 1PY0) (‘Phenom’ or the ‘Company’) announces that it proposes to undertake a non-brokered private placement of up to 6,000,000 units (the ‘Units’) at a price of $0.50/Unit to raise total gross proceeds of up to $3,000,000 (the ‘Offering’).
Each Unit will be comprised of one common share and one warrant. Each warrant will entitle the holder thereof to purchase one common share for a period of 4 years at a price of $0.75.
Rob McEwen plans to subscribe to half of the proposed financing. Eric Muschinski plans to subscribe for 1,000,000 Units and Tookie Angus, business advisor for the Company, is also expected to add to his share position. Certain directors and officers of the Company plan to collectively subscribe for 140,000 Units. The subscription of Units to insiders pursuant to the private placement is considered to be a related party transaction subject to Multilateral Instrument 61-101. The Company intends to rely on exemptions from the formal valuation and minority shareholder approval requirements provided under sections 5.5(a) and 5.7(a) of Multilateral Instrument 61-101 on the basis that participation in the private placement by insiders will not exceed 25% of the fair market value of the Company’s market capitalization.
The gross proceeds received from the sale of the Units will be used for work programs on the Company’s exploration properties and for general working capital.
All securities issued and sold under the Offering will be subject to a hold period expiring four months and one day from their date of issuance. Completion of the Offering remains subject to the receipt of all necessary regulatory approvals, including the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.
About Phenom Resources Corp.
Phenom (formerly First Vanadium Corp.) has an option to earn a 100% interest in the Carlin Gold-Vanadium Project, located in Elko County, 6 miles south from the town of Carlin, Nevada and Highway I-80. The property lies in the southern parts of Carlin Gold Trend. The Carlin Gold-Vanadium Project also hosts the Carlin Vanadium deposit.