VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Riley Gold Corp. (TSX.V: RLYG) (OTCQB: RLYGF) (“Riley Gold” or the “Firm”) is happy to announce the completion of a US$2.6 million funding (the “Funding”) from Osisko Gold Royalties Ltd (“Osisko”) (NYSE:OR & TSE:OR) in alternate for royalties on initiatives held by Riley Gold’s wholly owned Nevada subsidiary, RRC Exploration Inc. (“RRC”) together with: a 2.0% web smelter return (“NSR”) royalty on Riley Gold’s Pipeline West/Clipper Gold Challenge (“PWC”), positioned in Lander County, Nevada; a 0.5% NSR royalty on its Tokop Gold Challenge (“Tokop”), positioned in Esmeralda County, Nevada; and an task of sure royalty buy-back rights on PWC, held by RRC. The type of NSR royalty to be granted by RRC to Osisko depends on the Firm’s land holdings as described within the Transactions Particulars beneath.
The Funding offers the next advantages to Riley Gold:
- Establishes a royalty partnership with Osisko, a longtime, and effectively revered, gold royalty firm.
- Offers a much less dilutive supply of funds to replenish the Firm’s treasury.
- Permits Riley Gold to proceed its numerous workstreams together with continued exploration at PWC (adjoining Nevada Gold Mines – Cortez advanced).
“We’re extraordinarily happy to have Osisko endorse and assist our work in Nevada, notably at PWC, by means of the Funding. We consider that this transaction delivers important worth to our shareholders by our capacity to restrict fairness dilution given the present difficult state of the fairness markets. Our objective is to place this capital to work by exploration and growth initiatives on our extremely potential Nevada properties to generate additional shareholder worth,” commented Todd Hilditch, CEO of Riley Gold.
Riley Gold, along with RRC, and Osisko have entered into an Funding Settlement and Royalty Agreements whereby Riley Gold has granted, the place relevant, a direct NSR royalty curiosity on land owned by RRC and an overriding NSR royalty curiosity on land presently held below choice or lease by RRC, that features a 2.0% NSR royalty on PWC and a 0.5% NSR royalty on Tokop. RRC has additionally assigned to Osisko sure rights (presently held by RRC) to buy-back NSR royalties (starting from 0.75% to 1.5%) from present landowners on particular claims inside PWC. Moreover, Riley Gold has supplied Osisko a proper of first supply and a proper of first refusal on the sale of royalties or streams on PWC and Tokop. In accordance with the Funding Settlement entered into by Osisko, RRC and Riley Gold, consideration of US$2.6 million was paid to Riley Gold on closing.
Proceeds from the Funding will probably be used for exploration and growth actions and for basic company functions.
About Riley Gold Corp.
Riley Gold is an exploration and growth firm centered in Nevada, USA. The Firm’s major focus is on its two cornerstone belongings: the Pipeline West/Clipper Challenge positioned within the Battle Mountain Eureka Development (throughout the Cortez District) and the Tokop Gold Challenge positioned throughout the Walker Lane Development. Riley Gold’s founders and management workforce have a confirmed observe report of maximizing shareholder worth throughout every part of the mining life cycle: exploration, growth, and manufacturing.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:
Todd HilditchChief Govt Officer
Tel: (604) 443-3831
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