Micromem Technologies Inc. Completes Private Placement and Extends Term of Warrants

Dec 01, 2010, 16:07 ET from Micromem Technologies Inc.

TORONTO AND NEW YORK, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ - Micromem Technologies Inc. (the "Company") (CNSX: MRM, OTCBB: MMTIF) announces the completion of a non-brokered, arm's length private placement of 400,000 Units at a subscription price of CDN $0.20 per Unit for the gross proceeds of CDN $80,000. Each Unit is comprised of one common share ("Common Share") and one common share purchase warrant ("Warrant"). Each Warrant may be exercised for one Common Share at an exercise price of CDN $0.22 for a period of one year. The proceeds from the offering will be used for general working capital purposes and the shares will be subject to resale restrictions.

The Company has extended the term of 2,448,720 warrants with an average strike price of $0.60 issued November, 2009 thru February, 2010 for a further six months from date of original expiry. 

The Company's press release dated November 5, 2010 stated the term of warrants issued was for a period of six months.  The correct term of the warrants is for a period of one year.

About Micromem Technologies Inc. and MASTInc:
MASTInc is a wholly owned U.S.-based subsidiary of Micromem Technologies Inc., a publicly traded (OTC: MMTIF CNSX:MRM) fabless semiconductor company with headquarters in Toronto, Canada and an office in New York City. Micromem holds and continues to develop a broad-based patent portfolio of Magnetoresistive Random Access Memory (MRAM) and magnetic sensor technologies. Micromem's MRAM patents create a solution for performance driven, radiation hard, non-volatile memory applications. MASTInc is focused on business development efforts and is working on the launch of sensory products for use in both defense and consumer applications. Its first product, GC-0301, is far superior to the competition with over 200 V/T, making it one of the most sensitive hall sensors on the market without the need for external amplification. MASTInc is working with companies that have large-scale capabilities and expects to sign contracts in the coming quarters.

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Listing: NASD OTC-Bulletin Board - Symbol: MMTIF
             :CNSX - Symbol: MRM
Shares issued: 95,824,511
SEC File No: 0-26005

SOURCE Micromem Technologies Inc.