|By Marketwired .||
|January 15, 2014 03:06 AM EST||
LUXEMBOURG, LUXEMBOURG -- (Marketwired) -- 01/15/14 -- Northland Resources S.A. (OSLO: NAUR)(FRANKFURT: NPK)(OMX: NAURo) - together with its subsidiaries "Northland", "NRSA" or the "Company") announces that the shares to be issued to bondholders have now been issued and registered in the Norwegian Central Securities Depository ("VPS").
Reference is made to the Company's announcement from January 13, 2014, regarding the number of shares to be issued from conversions of Second Lien Bonds in January 2014. The shares have now been issued and registered in VPS, and are available for trading.
Following this issue of 17,588,204 shares, the Company's new share capital is CAD 593,105.57 divided into 59,310,557 shares.
In order to receive shares upon conversion of Second Lien Bonds in July 2014, the bonds have to be transferred to Nordea by June 30, 2014. To meet this deadline, a notice of bond conversion should be received by each bondholder's account manager/custodian in VPS no later than June 29, 2014.
The notice of bond conversion can be found on the Company's website: http://northland.eu/en-us/investor-relations/current-transaction
Northland is a producer of iron ore concentrate, with a portfolio of production, development and exploration mines and projects in northern Sweden and Finland. The first construction phase of the Kaunisvaara project is complete and production ramp-up started in November 2012. The Company expects to produce high-grade, high-quality magnetite iron concentrate in Kaunisvaara, Sweden, where the Company expects to exploit two magnetite iron ore deposits, Tapuli and Sahavaara. Northland has entered into off-take contracts with three partners for the entire production from the Kaunisvaara project over the next seven to ten years. The Company is also preparing a Definitive Feasibility Study ("DFS") for its Hannukainen Iron Oxide Copper Gold ("IOCG") project in Kolari, northern Finland
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