Lithium Exploration Group Closes Financings to Fund Oil Refining Technology

Feb 21, 2013, 09:00 ET from Lithium Exploration Group

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lithium Exploration Group (OTCQB: LEXG.OB)

Lithium Exploration Group announced today that it has entered into a securities purchase agreement with JMJ Financial whereby JMJ has agreed to purchase a convertible promissory note of up to $1,110,000, including an original issue discount of $110,000.  Upon the closing, JMJ provided the company with an initial $100,000 in financing.   The company also issued JMJ warrants to acquire 540,540 shares of its common stock at an exercise price of $0.185 for a period of five years.  The remainder of the promissory note can be drawn down by mutual agreement from the company and JMJ.

The company also entered into a securities purchase agreement with JDF Capital Inc.  JDF has agreed to invest a total of $600,000 into the company through the purchase of convertible debentures, with $150,000 on March 1, 2013 and the remaining $450,000 over the following four months.  In addition, the company issued JDF warrants to acquire 3,632,433 shares of its common stock at an exercise price of $0.185 for a period of five years. 

"We are excited to have these two partners with us in the development of our parallel technology projects.  Development will begin March 1, 2013 and we will keep shareholders posted on progress and timeframes as they become available.  The development of this second unit as a parallel project to our water treatment unit in Pennsylvania is a huge step for our company in providing value to our shareholders by substantially increasing the market that we can address," commented CEO Alex Walsh.

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Lithium Exploration Group is a US-based exploration and development company focused on the acquisition and development potential of lithium brines and other precious metals that demonstrate high probability for near-term production. Currently the company is focused on its Western Canada property. Lithium Exploration Group is a fully reporting company traded on the OTCBB under the symbol LEXG. Website: Lithium Exploration Group is also on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter @LEXG_OTCBB.

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