Sprott Resource Lending Corp. shareholders approve arrangement with Sprott Inc.

Sprott Resource Lending Corp. shareholders approve arrangement with Sprott Inc. 
TORONTO, July 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Sprott Resource Lending Corp. (the "Company" or 
"Sprott Resource Lending") (TSX:SIL) (NYSE MKT:SILU) is pleased to announce 
that its shareholders have approved the previously announced plan of 
arrangement involving the Company and Sprott Inc. ("Sprott") (TSX:SII) under 
the Canada Business Corporations Act pursuant to which Sprott will acquire all 
of the outstanding common shares in the capital of the Company (the 
"Arrangement"). Under the terms of the Arrangement, each Sprott Resource 
Lending shareholder (other than Sprott) will receive 0.5 of a Sprott common 
share and C$0.15 in cash for each Sprott Resource Lending common share held. 
Over 98.8% of Sprott Resource Lending common shares voted at today's annual 
and special meeting of shareholders (the "Meeting") voted in favour of the 
special resolution approving the Arrangement. In addition, 98.4% of Sprott 
Resource Lending common shares held by minority shareholders of the Company 
voted in favour of the special resolution approving the Arrangement. 
Approximately 74.6% of the issued and outstanding Sprott Resource Lending 
common shares were represented at the Meeting. Details of the voting results 
will be filed under the Company's profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. 
Sprott Resource Lending will apply for a final order from the Ontario Superior 
Court of Justice approving the Arrangement at a hearing, scheduled for 12:15 
p.m. (Toronto time) on July 19, 2013, and, assuming receipt of court approval 
and all other conditions to the Arrangement being satisfied or waived, Sprott 
Resource Lending expects that the Arrangement will close on or about July 24, 
2013. 
Sprott Resource Lending also announces that the following nine nominees listed 
in the Company's Amended and Restated Management Information Circular dated 
June 26, 2013 were elected as directors at the Meeting to serve until the 
earlier of (a) the time immediately prior to the effective time of the 
Arrangement and (b) the next annual general meeting of shareholders of the 
Company or until successors are elected or appointed in accordance with 
applicable laws and the Company's by-laws: 
 _____________________________________________
|Nominees           |            Votes For    |
|___________________|_________________________|
|Murray Sinclair    |  84,341,463  |  94.17%  |
|___________________|______________|__________|
|Peter Grosskopf    |   87,936,231 |   98.19% |
|___________________|______________|__________|
|David Black        |   87,890,600 |   98.14% |
|___________________|______________|__________|
|Brian Bayley       |   87,438,860 |   97.63% |
|___________________|______________|__________|
|Donald Copeland    |   87,862,647 |   98.10% |
|___________________|______________|__________|
|Paul Dimitriadis   |   84,496,765 |   94.35% |
|___________________|______________|__________|
|Murray John        |   84,361,238 |   94.19% |
|___________________|______________|__________|
|Dale Peniuk        |   84,692,825 |   94.56% |
|___________________|______________|__________|
|Stewart Robertson  |   87,901,068 |   98.15% |
|___________________|______________|__________| 
About Sprott Resource Lending Corp. 
Sprott Resource Lending (www.sprottlending.com) specializes in lending to 
resource companies on a global basis. Headquartered in Toronto, the Company 
seeks to generate income from lending activities as well as the upside 
potential of bonus arrangements with borrowers generally tied to the 
underlying property or shares of the borrower. Pursuant to a management 
services agreement and a partnership agreement, Sprott Lending Consulting 
Limited Partnership ("SLCLP") provides Sprott Resource Lending with day to day 
business management as well as other management and administrative services. 
SLCLP is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sprott Inc. (www.sprottinc.com), the 
parent of Sprott Asset Management LP (www.sprott.com). For more information 
about Sprott Resource Lending, please visit SEDAR (www.sedar.com). 
Caution Regarding Forward-Looking Statements and Information 
This document includes certain statements that constitute "forward-looking 
statements" and "forward-looking information" within the meaning of applicable 
securities laws (collectively, "forward-looking statements"). These statements 
include statements regarding Sprott Resource Lending's intent, or the beliefs 
or current expectations of Sprott Resource Lending's officers and directors. 
Such statements are typically identified by words such as "believe", 
"anticipate", "estimate", "project", "intend", "expect", "may", "will", 
"plan", "should", "would", "contemplate", "possible", "attempts", "seeks" and 
similar expressions. Forward-looking statements may relate to Sprott Resource 
Lending's future outlook and anticipated events or results. 
By their very nature, forward-looking statements involve numerous assumptions, 
inherent risks and uncertainties, both general and specific, and the risk that 
predictions and other forward-looking statements will not prove to be 
accurate. Do not unduly rely on forward-looking statements, as a number of 
important factors, many of which are beyond Sprott Resource Lending's control, 
could cause actual results to differ materially from the estimates and 
intentions expressed in such forward-looking statements. These factors 
include, but are not limited to: (a)the inability of Sprott Resource Lending 
to obtain approval of the transaction by the court and the other regulatory 
approvals; and (b)the occurrence of any other event, change or other 
circumstance that could give rise to the termination of the Arrangement 
Agreement (as defined in the information circular), or the delay of 
consummation of the transaction or failure to complete the arrangement for any 
other reason. 
Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date those statements are 
made. Except as required by applicable law, Sprott Resource Lending does not 
assume any obligation to update, or to publicly announce the results of any 
change to, any forward-looking statement contained herein to reflect actual 
results, future events or developments, changes in assumptions or changes in 
other factors affecting the forward-looking statements.
 

SOURCE  Sprott Resource Lending Corp. 
Investor Contact Information:   Sprott Resource Lending Corp. 
Narinder Nagra, President and COO 604-488-8719 or Jim Grosdanis, CFO 
416-943-4698 
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CO: Sprott Resource Lending Corp.
ST: Ontario
NI: MNA 2575 WNEWS  
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