Falco Resources closes $5M credit facility

pcNewsWireFalco Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: FPC) has closed a $5 million revolving credit facility with National Bank of Canada, which will be secured by a hypothec in favour of the Lender over a collateral account maintained by the company.

The credit facility will be used to secure Falco’s obligations in favour of Hydro-Québec in connection with certain electrical and engineering work to be performed with respect to the development of its Horne 5 project in Rouyn-Noranda, and, subject to third party consent, for other purposes consented to by the lender.

News Release

FALCO ANNOUNCES CLOSING OF C$5,000,000 CREDIT FACILITY

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(June 28, 2017) Montreal, Québec – Falco Resources Ltd. (“Falco” or the “Company”) (TSX.V: FPC) is pleased to announce that it has closed a C$5 million revolving credit facility (the “Credit Facility”) with National Bank of Canada (the “Lender”), which will be secured by a hypothec in favour of the Lender over a collateral account maintained by the Company. The Credit Facility will be used to secure Falco’s obligations in favour of Hydro-Québec in connection with certain electrical and engineering work to be performed with respect to the development of its Horne 5 project in Rouyn-Noranda, and, subject to third party consent, for other purposes consented to by the Lender. At this time, the Credit Facility will provide Falco with access to standby letters of credit and letters of guarantee issued by the Lender to Hydro-Québec on Falco’s behalf. The Credit Facility is uncommitted, meaning that the Lender can in its sole discretion (i) terminate the Company’s right to make requests for the issuance of letters of credit on same day notice, and (ii) decline a request from the Company for the issuance of a letter of credit.

About Falco

Falco Resources Ltd. is one of the largest mineral claim holders in the Province of Québec, with extensive land holdings in the Abitibi Greenstone Belt. Falco owns about 67,000 hectares of land in the Rouyn-Noranda mining camp, which represents approximately 70% of the entire camp and includes 13 former gold and base metal mine sites. Falco’s principal property is the Horne 5 Project located in the former Horne mine that was operated by Noranda from 1927 to 1976 and produced 11.6 million ounces of gold and 2.5 billion pounds of copper. Osisko Gold Royalties Ltd is the largest shareholder of the Company and currently owns 13.3% of the outstanding shares of the Company.

For further information contact:

Vincent Metcalfe
Chief Financial Officer
514-905-3162
info@falcores.com

Bettina Filippone
Renmark Financial Communications Inc.
514-939-3989
bfilippone@renmarkfinancial.com

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