ROUYN-NORANDA, Nov. 27, 2023 - Abcourt Mines Inc. ("Abcourt" or the "Corporation") (TSX Venture: ABI) is pleased to announce that in collaboration with Purves Redmond Limited and a Canadian Insurance Company, the establishment of a Surety Facility("Facility") with respect to its Sleeping Giant and Elder environmental bonds totaling C$5,867,786. The Facility requires the Company to provide a Letter of Credit secured by cash collateral of C$2,933,893 and pay an annual fee.
The Facility allows Abcourt to withdraw funds of C$5.9 million from the Ministry of Natural Resources and results in a net improvement to Abcourt's cash position of C$2,9M. This additional financial flexibility will be beneficial in the short term while Abcourt begins to sell gold to the market from the processing of mineralized materials from Pershing-Manitou deposit in the Sleeping Giant mill.
ABOUT ABCOURT MINES INC.
Abcourt Mines Inc. is a Canadian gold exploration company with properties strategically located in northwestern Quebec, Canada. Abcourt 100% owns the Sleeping Giant mill and mine where it concentrates its activities. The Sleeping Giant mine has a mining lease, as well as environmental certificates of authorization to extract up to 750 tonnes per day from its underground mine.
For further information, please visit our website at www.abcourt.ca and consult our filings under Abcourt's profile on www.sedarplus.ca, or contact:
President and CEO
T: (819) 768-2857
|Dany Cenac Robert, Investor Relations
Reseau ProMarket Inc.,
T: (514) 722-2276, post 456
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