Toronto, July 15, 2010-Romios Gold Resources Inc. ("Romios" or the "Company") (TSX-V: RG) is please to announced that it placed a further 2,250,000 units on a flow-through basis (the "FT Units")priced at $0.15 per FT Unit for gross proceeds of $337,500. Each FT Unit consists of one (1) flow-through common share (the "FT Share") and one-half (1/2) of a share purchase warrant (a "FT Warrant"). Each full FT Warrant entitles the holder to acquire a further common share of the Company at a price of $0.25 per common share until the earlier of: (i) the date which is twelve (12) months following the closing; and (ii) in the event that the closing price of the common shares on the TSX Venture Exchange is at least $0.50 for ten (10) consecutive trading days, and the 10th trading day (the "Final Trading Day") is at least four (4) months from the Closing Date, the date which is thirty (30) days from the Final Trading Day (the "Trigger Date"). A cash fee of $21,780 and 200,000 compensation options to acquire units at $0.15 per unit ("Compensation Units") were issued. Each Compensation Unit is comprised of one (1) common share and one-half of one (1/2) non-transferable share purchase warrant (the "Warrant"). Each full Warrant entitles the holder to purchase one (1) common share (the "Warrant Shares") of the Company at a price of $0.25 per Warrant Share until the earlier of July 8, 2011 and the Trigger Date.
In addition, Romios placed a further 1,100,000 working capital units (the "WC Units") priced at $0.12 per WC Unit for gross proceeds of $132,000. Each WC Unit consists of one (1) common share (the "WC Share") and one (1) share purchase warrant (a "WC Warrant"). Each WC Warrant entitles the holder to acquire a further common share of the Company at a price of $0.25 per common share until the earlier of: (i) the date which is twelve (12) months following the closing; and (ii) the Trigger Date. A cash fee of $8,400 and 100,000 broker warrants to acquire non flow-through common shares at a price of $0.12 per share for 12 months from closing was paid in respect of the final closing of the offering.
All of the securities referred to herein are legended and restricted from trading until at least November 9, 2010.
Insiders of the Company subscribed for 100,000 WC Units for gross proceeds of $12,000 and 100,000 FT Units for gross proceeds of $15,000. The insider private placements are exempt from the valuation and minority shareholder approval requirements of Multilateral Instrument 61-101 ("MI61-101") by virtue of the exemptions contain in section 5.5(a) and 5.7(1) (a) of MI 61-101 in that the fair market value of the consideration for the securities of the Company issued to the insiders does not exceed 25% of its market capitalization.
The funds will be used for exploration on the Company's properties and for working capital.
About Romios Gold Resources Inc.
Romios Gold Resources Inc., a progressive Canadian mineral exploration company established in 1995, is headquartered in Toronto and is actively engaged in precious and base metal exploration across North America with a primary focus on gold, copper, silver and molybdenum. Romios has significant property interests in British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec and Nevada. The Company is undertaking extensive exploration work on its Galore Creek area properties in British Columbia, which are centrally located between GCMC's (NovaGold/Teck Resources') large gold-copper-silver deposit and Barrick's high-grade gold mine at Eskay Creek.
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Exchange Listings and Symbols: TSX-V:RG, NASDAQ OTC:RMIOF, Frankfurt:D4R.
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