The Globe and Mail

Go to the Globe and Mail homepage

Jump to main navigationJump to main content

Press release from CNW Group

Rubicon Minerals Announces Closing of C$70,000,000 Strategic Investment by Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Rubicon Minerals Announces Closing of C$70,000,000 Strategic Investment by Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited14:36 EDT Thursday, July 28, 2011TSX:RMX | NYSE AMEX:RBYTORONTO, July 28, 2011 /CNW/ - Rubicon Minerals Corporation (RMX:TSX | RBY:NYSE-AMEX) ("Rubicon") is pleased to announce that the strategic investment of C$70,000,000 in Rubicon by Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited ("Agnico-Eagle") by  way of a non-brokered private placement of common shares has closed.The securities issued to Agnico-Eagle are subject to a four-month hold period, expiring November 29, 2011.The securities have not been registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration thereunder or an applicable exemption from such registration requirements. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any of the securities._______________________________________________________________________________________________________The Toronto Stock Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. For further information: For more information, contact Bill Cavalluzzo, VP-Investor Relations, Toll free: 1.866.365.4706 E-mail: bcavalluzzo@rubiconminerals.com  |  www.rubiconminerals.com Rubicon Minerals Corporation | Suite 1540-800 West Pender Street | Vancouver BC, CANADA  V6C 2V6