May 15, 2023 – Toronto, Ontario – Palladium One Mining (“Palladium One” or the “Company”) (TSXV: PDM, FRA: 7N11, OTC: NKORF) is pleased to announce that Glencore plc ("Glencore"), a large shareholder of the Company through its wholly-owned subsidiary, has elected to exercise its pro-rata equity participation rights and has subscribed for 7,439,071 common shares in the capital of the Company (the "Common Shares"). The Common Shares were issued at a price of $0.11 per Common Share for aggregate gross proceeds of $818,297.80 (the "Financing"). Following the Financing, Glencore holds approximately 9.99% of the Company's equity on a partially diluted basis.
Pursuant to the terms of the investor rights agreement entered into between Glencore and the Company (the “Investor Rights Agreement”), Glencore elected to exercise its pre-emptive rights to maintain its ownership interest in the Company in respect of the Company’s recently completed acquisition of MetalCorp Limited.
All Common Shares issued under the Financing are subject to a four-month hold period from the closing date. No fees were paid in connection with Glencore's investment.
About Palladium One
Palladium One Mining Inc. (TSXV: PDM) is focused on discovering environmentally and socially conscious Metals for Green Transportation. A Canadian mineral exploration and development company, Palladium One is targeting district scale, platinum-group-element (PGE)-copper-nickel deposits in Canada and Finland. The Läntinen Koillismaa (LK) Project in north-central Finland, is a PGE-copper-nickel project that has existing NI43-101 Mineral Resources, while both the Tyko and Canalask high-grade nickel-copper projects are located in Ontario and the Yukon, Canada, respectively. Follow Palladium One on LinkedIn, Twitter, and at www.palladiumoneinc.com.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
President & CEO, Director
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Derrick Weyrauch, President & CEO
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This press release is not an offer or a solicitation of an offer of securities for sale in the United States of America. The common shares of Palladium One Mining Inc. have not been and will not be registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from registration.
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