Rockcliff Metals Corporation (“Rockcliff” or the “Company”) (TSX.V: RCLF) (FRANKFURT: RO0, WKN: A2H60G) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Letter of Intent (“LOI)”, to be followed by a formal Purchase Agreement, with RNC Minerals (RNX) (“RNC“) to acquire fourteen properties (the “Acquisitions“) located in Snow Lake, Manitoba. The Acquisitions from RNC’s wholly-owned subsidiary, VMS Ventures Inc., is in consideration for the issuance of 2,225,000 common shares of Rockcliff to RNC. Red Cloud Klondike Strike Inc. acted as financial advisor to Rockcliff.
Rockcliff’s President & CEO Ken Lapierre stated: “the Company could not pass on the opportunity to purchase 100% interest in quality properties immediately adjacent to our existing property portfolio, including a historical high-grade VMS deposit. With no near-term expenditure requirements and $4.0M in banked assessment credits from previous exploration to draw on, Rockcliff has significantly upgraded its portfolio in the world-class VMS and gold-rich camp. We are presently completing an extensive due diligence on all 14 properties. Once completed, we look forward to finalizing the formal Purchase Agreement and adding these assets to Rockcliff’s extensive property portfolio in and around Snow Lake, Manitoba.”
Rockcliff is the largest junior landholder in the Flin Flon-Snow Lake greenstone belt (“Belt“) which is the largest Paleoproterozoic VMS district (copper, gold, zinc, silver) in the world and also contains gold mines and deposits.
The Acquisitions are subject to a number of conditions standard for a transaction of this nature, including, but not limited to, satisfactory completion of due diligence by Rockcliff, approval by the TSX Venture Exchange and execution of a formal Purchase Agreement on or before January 31, 2019.
About Rockcliff Metals Corporation
Rockcliff is a Canadian resource exploration company focused on base metals, gold and royalties in the Snow Lake area of Manitoba, Canada. Rockcliff is the largest junior landholder in the Flin Flon-Snow Lake greenstone belt which is home to the largest Paleoproterozoic volcanic-hosted massive sulphide (VMS) district (copper, gold, zinc, silver) in the world and also contains gold mines and deposits. Its extensive portfolio of properties totals over 4,000 square kilometres. It includes nine of the highest-grade undeveloped VMS deposits and 5 lode-gold properties including the historic Rex-Laguna gold mine, Manitoba’s first and highest-grade gold mine.
For further information, please contact:
Rockcliff Metals Corporation
Ken Lapierre, P.Geo
President & CEO
Cell: (647) 678-3879
Off: (416) 644-1752
CHF Capital Markets
Cathy Hume, CEO
Phone: (416) 868-1079 ext.231
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