Mr. Nick DeMare reports
ROCHESTER COMPLETES NON-BROKERED PRIVATE PLACEMENT
Rochester Resources Ltd. has completed its private placement financing, which was announced in a news release dated Aug. 10, 2020, by issuing a total of 2.5 million common shares of the company at a price of five cents per share for gross proceeds of $125,000. The Shares issued are subject to a hold period under applicable Canadian securities laws, expiring on January 15, 2021. A finder's fee of $375 was paid on a portion of the financing. The proceeds raised from the Private Placement will be used for general working capital purposes.
Certain officers and/or directors of the Company participated in the Financing and purchased an aggregate of 1,850,000 Shares for aggregate gross proceeds of C$92,500. The participation in the Financing by the officers and/or directors of the Company constitutes related party transactions pursuant to Multilateral Instrument 61-101 - Protection of Minority Security Holders in Special Transactions ("MI 61 101"). The Company is exempt from the requirements to obtain a formal valuation or minority shareholder approval.
Early warning disclosure
Nick DeMare, Chief Executive Officer and a director of the Company, acquired beneficial ownership of, or control or direction over, a total of 1,200,000 Shares pursuant to the Private Placement.
Following the subscription of a total of 1,200,000 Shares, directly and indirectly, Mr. DeMare beneficially owns or has control or direction over a total of 3,706,069 Shares. Mr. DeMare does not own any convertible securities. As a result of the acquisition, Mr. DeMare's beneficial ownership of, or control or direction over, the Shares increased from 12.02 per cent to 15.87 per cent.
Mr. DeMare acquired ownership of, and control and direction over, the securities that triggered the requirement to file an early warning report and the early warning disclosure in this news release pursuant to the subscription agreement entered into with the Company. Mr. DeMare acquired the securities of the Company for investment purposes only, and Mr. DeMare may increase or decrease his beneficial ownership or control of securities in the Company as circumstances arise.
For further information or to obtain a copy of the Early Warning Report filed by Mr. DeMare on SEDAR under Rochester's profile, please contact Mr. DeMare at 604-685-9316.
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