Vancouver, BC – October 1, 2020 – Kuya Silver Corporation (formerly Miramont Resources Corp.) (CSE: KUYA, formerly CSE: MONT) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce that further to its news releases dated June 11, 2020, July 23, 2020, August 21, 2020 and September 23, 2020 (collectively, the “News Releases”), the Company has completed the previously announced amalgamation transaction (the “Transaction”) with Kuya Silver Corp. (“Kuya Silver”) and has received final approval to list its 32,340,732 issued and outstanding common shares (the “Common Shares”) on the Canadian Securities Exchange (“CSE”). The Common Shares are expected to begin trading on or around October 7, 2020 (the “Trading Resumption Date”) under the symbol “KUYA”.
On closing of the Transaction, as previously announced and detailed in the Company’s News Releases, Kuya Silver amalgamated with 2757974 Ontario Inc. to form a new corporation named Kuya Silver Inc., which became a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company. In exchange for all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Kuya Silver, the Company issued 26,763,410 Common Shares to the former Kuya Silver shareholders. As a result, on closing, David Stein, acquired ownership or control of 8,869,165 Common Shares of the Company.
Pursuant to the Transaction, Mr. Stein, the President and CEO of the Company, beneficially owns or controls, directly or indirectly, an aggregate of 8,869,165 Common Shares, representing approximately 27.62% of the Common Shares of the Company as at the date hereof. In addition, Mr. Stein also holds 303,692 common share purchase warrants, assuming exercise of the warrants by Mr. Stein and without taking into account the exercise of any other warrants issued in connection with the Transaction, Mr. Stein would hold approximately 28.1% of the issued and outstanding Common Shares on a partially diluted basis. For the purposes of National Instrument 62‐103 early warning reporting, the Common Shares were acquired as a result of the Transaction and are held for investment purposes, Mr. Stein may, from time to time, acquire additional securities of the Company, or dispose of such securities as he deems appropriate. An early warning report will be electronically filed with the applicable securities regulators and will be available for viewing at the Canadian System for Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval (SEDAR) at www.sedar.com. Mr. Stein’s offices are located at Suite 401, 217 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON M5V 0R2.
Trading in the common shares of the Company has been halted by the CSE since June 11, 2020 following the announcement of the Transaction and is expected to remain halted until the Trading Resumption Date.
About Kuya Silver Corporation
Kuya is a Canadian-based silver-focused mining company, earning into, through Kuya Silver, an 80% interest in the Bethania Silver Mine, located in Central Peru. Bethania was in production until 2016, toll-milling its ore at various other concentrate plants in the region, and the Company’s plan is to implement an expansion and construct a concentrate plant at site before restarting operations. Bethania produced silver-lead and zinc concentrates from the run of mine material until being placed on care and maintenance due to market conditions and lack of working capital.
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