Victoria Gold Adopts Shareholder Rights Plan

ID: 1567219
recent pressrelease next pressrelease

(businesspress24) - TORONTO, Ontario, May 14, 2021 -- Victoria Gold Corp. (TSX-VGCX) (Victoria or the Company - https://www.commodity-tv.com/ondemand/companies/profil/victoria-gold-corp/) announces that it has adopted a shareholder rights plan (the Rights Plan) effective today.

The Rights Plan is designed to ensure that all Victoria shareholders are treated fairly in connection with any take-over bid and to protect against creeping bids, which involve the accumulation of more than 20%, on an aggregate basis, of Victorias common shares (the Common Shares) through purchases exempt from applicable take over-bid rules.

Pursuant to the Rights Plan, one right attaches to each issued and outstanding Common Share. Subject to the terms of the Rights Plan, the rights become exercisable in the event that any person (together with certain related parties) becomes a beneficial holder of 20% or more of the outstanding Common Shares without complying with the Permitted Bid provisions under the Rights Plan. In such event, holders of the rights (other than the acquiring person and its related parties) will be permitted to exercise their rights to purchase additional Common Shares at a 50% discount to the then prevailing market price of the Common Shares.

While the Rights Plan is effective as of May 14, 2021, it is subject to ratification by Victorias shareholders and is subject to approval of the Toronto Stock Exchange. If the Rights Plan is not ratified by Victoria''s shareholders at a special meeting of shareholders of Victoria on or prior to November 14, 2021 (the Meeting), the Rights Plan will terminate and all rights issued thereunder will be cancelled. A complete copy of the Rights Plan will be available under the Companys profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.

About the Dublin Gulch Property

Victoria Golds 100%-owned Dublin Gulch gold property (the Property) is situated in central Yukon Territory, Canada, approximately 375 kilometers north of the capital city of Whitehorse, and approximately 85 kilometers from the town of Mayo. The Property is accessible by road year round, and is connected to Yukon Energys electrical grid.



The Property covers an area of approximately 555 square kilometers, and is the site of the Companys Eagle and Olive Gold Deposits. The Eagle Gold Mine is Yukons newest operating gold mine. The Eagle and Olive deposits include Proven and Probable Reserves of 3.3 million ounces of gold from 155 million tonnes of ore with a grade of 0.65 grams of gold per tonne, as outlined in a National Instrument 43-101 Technical Report for the Eagle Gold Mine dated December 3, 2019. The Mineral Resource under National Instrument 43-101 - Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects (NI 43-101) for the Eagle and Olive deposits has been estimated to host 227 million tonnes averaging 0.67 grams of gold per tonne, containing 4.7 million ounces of gold in the Measured and Indicated category, inclusive of Proven and Probable Reserves, and a further 28 million tonnes averaging 0.65 grams of gold per tonne, containing 0.6 million ounces of gold in the Inferred category.

Cautionary Language and Forward-Looking Statements

This press release includes certain statements that may be deemed forward-looking statements. Except for statements of historical fact relating to Victoria, information contained herein constitutes forward-looking information, including any information related to Victorias strategy, plans or future financial or operating performance. Forward-looking information is characterized by words such as plan, expect, budget, target, project, intend, believe, anticipate, estimate and other similar words, or statements that certain events or conditions may, will, could or should occur, and includes any guidance and forecasts set out herein (including, but not limited to, production and operational guidance of the Company). In order to give such forward-looking information, the Company has made certain assumptions about the its business, operations, the economy and the mineral exploration industry in general, in particular in light of the impact of the novel coronavirus and the COVID-19 disease (COVID-19) on each of the foregoing. In this respect, the Company has assumed that production levels will remain consistent with managements expectations, contracted parties provide goods and services on agreed timeframes, equipment works as anticipated, required regulatory approvals are received, no unusual geological or technical problems occur, no material adverse change in the price of gold occurs and no significant events occur outside of the Companys normal course of business. Forward-looking information is based on the opinions, assumptions and estimates of management considered reasonable at the date the statements are made, and are inherently subject to a variety of risks and uncertainties and other known and unknown factors that could cause actual events or results to differ materially from those described in, or implied by, the forward-looking information. These factors include the impact of general business and economic conditions, risks related to COVID-19 on the Company, global liquidity and credit availability on the timing of cash flows and the values of assets and liabilities based on projected future conditions, anticipated metal production, fluctuating metal prices, currency exchange rates, estimated ore grades, possible variations in ore grade or recovery rates, changes in accounting policies, changes in Victorias corporate resources, changes in project parameters as plans continue to be refined, changes in development and production time frames, the possibility of cost overruns or unanticipated costs and expenses, uncertainty of mineral reserve and mineral resource estimates, higher prices for fuel, steel, power, labour and other consumables contributing to higher costs and general risks of the mining industry, failure of plant, equipment or processes to operate as anticipated, final pricing for metal sales, unanticipated results of future studies, seasonality and unanticipated weather changes, costs and timing of the development of new deposits, success of exploration activities, requirements for additional capital, permitting time lines, government regulation of mining operations, environmental risks, unanticipated reclamation expenses, title disputes or claims, limitations on insurance coverage and timing and possible outcomes of pending litigation and labour disputes, risks related to remote operations and the availability of adequate infrastructure, fluctuations in price and availability of energy and other inputs necessary for mining operations. Although Victoria has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual actions, events or results to differ materially from those described in, or implied by, the forward-looking information, there may be other factors that cause actions, events or results not to be anticipated, estimated or intended. There can be no assurance that forward-looking information will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. The reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking information. The forward-looking information contained herein is presented for the purpose of assisting investors in understanding Victorias expected financial and operational performance and Victorias plans and objectives and may not be appropriate for other purposes. All forward-looking information contained herein is given as of the date hereof, as the case may be, and is based upon the opinions and estimates of management and information available to management of the Company as at the date hereof. The Company undertakes no obligation to update or revise the forward-looking information contained herein and the documents incorporated by reference herein, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable laws.

For Further Information Contact:

John McConnell
President & CEO
Victoria Gold Corp
Tel: 604-696-6605
ceo(at)vgcx.com

In Europe:
Swiss Resource Capital AG
Jochen Staiger
info(at)resource-capital.ch
www.resource-capital.ch




More information:
http:// https://www.reputationenforcers.net



Keywords (optional):



Company information / Profile:

PressRelease by

Requests:





PressContact / Agency:



published by: irw
print pressrelease  send to a friend  

Date: 05/17/2021 - 17:28
Language: English
News-ID 1567219
Character count: 2855
Kontakt-Informationen:
Firma: Victoria Gold Corp.
Ansprechpartner: Feedback to businesspress24.com about Pressrelease-id:
Stadt: Wien
Telefon:

Meldungsart:
Versandart:
Freigabedatum:
Comments:



Number of hits: 153

Linking-Tips:



Direct Link to this PressRelease:






We would appreciate a link in your News-, Press- or Partner-Site.

Comments on this PressRelease






All members: 9 441
Register today: 0
Register yesterday: 0
Members online: 0
Guests online: 104


Don't have an account yet? You can create one. As registered user you have some advantages like theme manager, comments configuration and post comments with your name.