Argentex Announces Grant of Stock Options
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/01/12 -- Argentex
Mining Corporation ("Argentex" or the "Company") (TSX
VENTURE:ATX)(OTCQB:AGXMF) announces that effective November 1, 2012,
it granted stock options to purchase an aggregate of 3,360,000 shares
of its common stock to an aggregate of 20 employees, consultants,
officers and directors. Each officer and director received 250,000
stock options, except for Michael Brown, the Company's recently
appointed President, who received 1,000,000 stock options pursuant to
the terms of his employment agreement.
The options granted are exercisable for three years at an exercise
price of CDN$0.305, being the closing price on the TSX-V on November
1, 2012 and are subject to the terms and conditions of the Company's
2012 Stock Option Plan, a stock option agreement on the Company's
standard form, and the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange. The
options will vest immediately.
Argentex Mining Corporation is an exploration company focused on
advancing its Pinguino silver-gold project in Santa Cruz, Argentina.
In total, Argentex owns 100% of the mineral rights to more than 35
properties located within approximately 307,981 acres (124,636
hectares) of highly prospective land located in the Santa Cruz and
Rio Negro provinces.
Shares of Argentex common stock trade under the symbol ATX on the TSX
Venture Exchange and under the symbol AGXMF on the OTCQB. Neither TSX
Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term
is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
On behalf of Argentex Mining Corporation:
Michael Brown, President & CEO
Argentex Mining Corporation
Peter A. Ball
Executive Vice President Corporate Development
604-568-2496 (ext. 103) or 1-888-227-5285 (ext. 103)
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