TORONTO, Nov. 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Caldas Gold Corp. (TSX-V: CGC) (OTCQX: ALLXF) is pleased to announce that it has satisfied the escrow release conditions in respect of its US$83,066,000 private placement offering of 83,066 subscription receipts (“Subscription Receipts”) completed on August 26, 2020 (the “Offering”). Among other escrow release conditions, the Company filed and obtained a receipt (the “Receipt”) for a final short form prospectus (the “Prospectus”) in each of the provinces of Canada, except Québec, qualifying for distribution 83,066 units of the Company (the “Units”), with each Unit comprising senior secured gold-linked notes in an aggregate principal amount of US$1,000 (the “Notes”) and 200 common share purchase warrants (the “Warrants”). The Notes and Warrants are issuable for no additional consideration upon the conversion of the Subscription Receipts, with the Units separating into Notes and Warrants immediately upon issue. The Offering was conducted by a syndicate of agents co-led by Scotiabank and Canaccord Genuity Corp.

As a result of satisfying the escrow release conditions, the Subscription Receipts shall be converted, and the Notes and Warrants underlying the Subscription Receipts will be issued, effective at 5:00 p.m. (Toronto time) on Wednesday, November 18, 2020.

A copy of the Prospectus, including the documents incorporated by reference therein, is available under the Company’s SEDAR profile at www.sedar.com.

About Caldas Gold

Caldas Gold is a Canadian junior mining company currently advancing a major expansion and modernization of its underground mining operations at its Marmato Project in the Department of Caldas, Colombia. Caldas Gold also owns 100% of the Juby Project, an advanced exploration-stage gold project located within the Shining Tree area in the southern part of the Abitibi greenstone belt about 100 km south-southeast of the Timmins gold camp.

Additional information on Caldas Gold can be found on its website at www.caldasgold.ca and by reviewing its profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.

Forward-Looking Information

This press release contains forward-looking statements and information within the meaning of applicable securities legislation (collectively referred to herein as “forward-looking statements”). Forward-looking statements, which are all statements other than statements of historical fact, include, but are not limited to, the issuance of the Notes and Warrants underlying the Subscription Receipts. Often, but not always, forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of words such as "plans", "expects", "is expected", "budget", "scheduled", "estimates", "forecasts", "intends", "anticipates", or "believes" or variations (including negative variations) of such words and phrases, or state that certain actions, events or results "may", "could", "would", "might" or "will" be taken, occur or be achieved. Forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of Caldas Gold to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated in these forward-looking statements include the risk factors as described under the caption "Risk Factors" in the Prospectus and in the Company's annual information form dated August 17, 2020, each of which are available for view on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. Forward-looking statements contained herein are made as of the date of this press release and Caldas Gold disclaims, other than as required by law, any obligation to update any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, results, future events, circumstances, or if management's estimates or opinions should change, or otherwise. There can be no assurance that forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, the reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements.

This press release is not, and should not be construed as, an offer to sell or acquire any securities in any jurisdiction.

For Further Information, Contact:

Mike Davies
Chief Financial Officer
(416) 360-4653

This announcement does not constitute an offer of securities for sale in the United States, nor may any securities referred to herein be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an exemption from registration as provided in the U.S. Securities Act of 1933 as amended (the “Securities Act”) and the rules and regulations thereunder. The securities referred to herein have not been registered pursuant to the Securities Act and there is no intention to register any of the securities in the United States or to conduct a public offering of securities in the United States.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.