GIG HARBOR, Wash., March 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LKA Gold Incorporated (OTCQB: LKAI) reports that through a series of transactions, the Company's three largest shareholders increased their holdings and added liquidity for operations during February and March. The transactions are briefly described as follows:
Koski Family Limited Partnership ("KFLP") subscribed for another $150,000 in LKA's 7.5% Convertible Debentures ("Debentures") during March. Koski investment in LKA Debentures, including investments by certain Koski family members individually, totals $400,000. Since August of 2014, KFLP and Koski family members have made direct investments in LKA, and/or its affiliates, of $2.8 million not including open-market share purchases or off-market transactions with unaffiliated shareholders. KFLP and Koski family members are LKA's largest debenture holders and shareholders.
Caldera Partners Limited Partnership subscribed for $50,000 in Debentures during March. This brings Caldera's total investment in LKA to approximately $1.65 million. Caldera is LKA's second largest shareholder.
Kye Abraham individually and Abraham & Co., (a FINRA member Broker Dealer) collectively ("Abraham") were LKA's largest creditors at December 31, 2016. During February and March 2017, Abraham exchanged its right to receive certain payments totaling $175,500 (LKA current payables) for Debentures valued at $150,000 and 56,818 shares of LKA restricted, common stock valued at $25,500 ($.45 per share). These LKA payables were comprised of 2016 officer's salary and administrative expenses. Abraham is LKA's third largest shareholder.
Further details and description of the above transactions will be reported in LKA's 10-Q dated March 30, 2017.
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LKA Gold Incorporated
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Jonathan Barkman, President
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